Active Ottumwa Media Coverage



Romero, C.E. (2019, November 28). Healthy holidays really are possible. Ottumwa Courier.


Romero, C.E. (2019, November 14). Hy-Vee dietician takes on Active Ottumwa role. Ottumwa Courier.


Waldon, B. (2019, July 17). Active Ottumwa shows signs of success. KTVO News.


Aubrey, A. (2019, May 29). 10,000 steps a day? How many you really need to boost longevity. Health News from NPR.


(2019, May 2). Iowa: Partnership encourages citizens to get more active. ASPPH Friday Letter.


Snee, T. (2019, April 23). College of Public Health helps Ottumwa residents get active. Iowa Now.


UI CPH Office of Communications and External Relations. (2019, February 15). Active Ottumwa part of man’s recovery after injury. CPH News Digest.


Waldon, B. (2019, February 13). Ottumwa man hit by SUV while riding bike recovers with routine exercise. KTVO.


UI CPH Office of Communications and External Relations. (2018, October 19). Video: Active Ottumwa celebrates community activities. CPH News Digest. Retrieved from


Whitaker, W. (2018, October 3). Active Ottumwa kicks off Healthiest State Month. Ottumwa Courier.


KYOU News. (2018, April 16). Active Ottumwa. KYOU News Ottumwa/Kirksville.


Frazier, A. (2018, April 5). Varying activities promote community  health. Ottumwa Courier.


Waldon, B. (2017, October 4). Ottumwa joins healthiest state walk. KTVO News.


KYOU News. (2017, September 25). Active Ottumwa. KYOU News Ottumwa/Kirksville.


Newman, N. (2017, April 21). Walk the Loop, make some friends. Ottumwa Courier.


Newman, N. (2017, February 23). Ottumwans willl exercise-if they enjoy it. Ottumwa Courier. 


Waldon, B. (2016, December 27). Active Ottumwa’s Dog and Jog makes working out easier, cheaper. KTVO.


Waldon, B. (2016, November 30). Active Ottumwa offers free fitness classes. KTVO.


Newman, M. (2016, November 30). Get Active Ottumwa for free. Ottumwa Courier. utm_source=Publicaster&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Daily_Newsletter&utm_content=READ


Durst, C. (2016, August 10). Free exercise opportunities in Ottumwa. Ottumwa Radio


Rowland, K. (2016, August 2). Active Ottumwa helps get city on the move. Ottumwa Courier.


Diedrich, S. (2016, July 28). UI helping Ottumwans become healthier. Iowa Now.


(2016, April 6). ‘Active Ottumwa’ uses National walking Day as a kickoff to the group. KTVOtv. Retrieved from


Berberich, M. (2016, April 6). Ottumwans keep moving on ‘National Walking Day’. Ottumwa Courier. Retrieved from utm_source=WhatCounts+Publicaster+Edition&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Daily_Newsletter&utm_content=READ


Sealey, S. (2016, April 4). National Walking Day to keep Ottumwa active. Retrieved from


Querio, N. (2016, March 29). Walking toward a healthier future. Ottumwa Courier. Retrieved from  


Hadish, C. (2015, January). Connecting with the Latino Community.  CPH InSight: Newsletter for Alumni and Friends. Retrieved from


Hadish, C. (2015, January). Ottumwa: community strengths and need. CPH InSight: Newsletter for Alumni and Friends.  Retrieved from


UI CPH Office of Communications and External Relations. (2014, October 24). PRC hosts open house in Ottumwa. CPH News Digest. Retrieved from


Newman, M. (2014, October 21). Get up, get going, get healthy; new U of I Center opens in Ottumwa. The Ottumwa Courier. Retrieved from