Oskaloosa Sweet Corn Serenade!!

This Thursday, starting at noon, Oskaloosa is having the Sweet Corn Serenade!  Everyone’s invited to the town square for a…

CONCRETE IMPROVEMENTS CONTINUE

Kirksville, MO) – The contractor for the City of Kirksville, Mihalevich Concrete Construction, will continue concrete slab improvements on Tuesday,…

Second Annual Backpack Giveaway

- Residents in Warrensburg and Kirksville are about to benefit from a national backpack giveaway campaign. The Cellular Connection, the…

Heat Advisory

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A heat advisory is now in effect from noon today until 7pm Tuesday.  Afternoon highs will climb into the mid to upper 90s Tuesday, which will lead to maximum heat indices values ranging between 103 to 107 degrees. The highest values will oc…cur between 3 pm and 7pm Tuesday afternoon and evening.Impacts: the effects of…

OTTUMWA COMMUNITY SCHOOLS

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : OTTUMWA—Parents with students who have not registered for the 2014-15 school year in Ottumwa need to attend the following registrations:  ELEMENTARY Elementary students who did not pre-register may register on Wednesday, August 6 at their elementary school between 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. If you are unsure which elementary you attend, call the…

Friends of Lake Darling State Park

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 The Lake Darling State Park Early Reopening Ribbon Cutting and a BYO Basket Picnic will follow on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 1:30 pm, at the Park. Lake Darling will open to the public on this date. Please be mindful of construction crews completing finishing touches, drive slowly, they have the right-of-way. In a jam…

Grants Awarded to Help Fight Drugs and Crime

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 DES MOINES – The Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP) today announced $1.75 million in competitive federal grants awards to 24 drug-related crime prevention, treatment and enforcement projects in several Iowa communities during the state fiscal year that began July 1. “These grants leverage local and state investments in multi-jurisdictional partnerships that make Iowa…

Amazing New Food and Amusing Fun at the 2014 Iowa State Fair

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DES MOINES, IA (07/15/2014)(readMedia)– The Iowa State Fair will offer a wide variety of new offerings to taste, watch and experience this year. New Fair foods, attractions and entertainment are available in addition to the many traditional Fair favorites. “Nothing Compares” to this array of new excitement that awaits Fairgoers August 7-17. Foods This year’s…