Local News

Wildwood Elementary school on the city’s south side will soon have a new owner. During a meeting Monday night the Ottumwa Board of Education approved a recommendation to sale the school to Frantz Community ...

A southeast Iowa man is facing charges following an incident that occurred early Sunday morning in Keosauqua. The Van Buren County sheriff’s department says shortly before 3:00 a.m. it received a report of ...

There could be a new addition to central Park in Ottumwa.  When the Ottumwa City council meets in regular session tomorrow evening at 6:30 in the council chamber of City Hall, it will consider a departmental ...

A southeast Iowa cheese factory is closing it’s doors.  Officials at Twin County Dairy has announced it will close immediately.  Known as the Kalona Cheese Factory, the company employed 50 people. Owners of the ...

Local Sports

Iowa State senior defensive end Cory Morrissey and sophomore placekicker Cole Netten were honored by the Big 12 Conference for their outstanding performances in the Cyclones’ 20-17 win at Iowa on Saturday. ...

Cole Netten hit a 42-yard field goal in the waning moments as Iowa State defeated Iowa, 20-17, Saturday afternoon in an Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series showdown at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa State improves to 1-2 this season, ...

Cole Netten’s 42-yard field goal with two seconds remaining sent Iowa State to a 20-17 victory over the University of Iowa football team in an Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series matchup Saturday afternoon inside a ...

Week three of high school football in Iowa marks the start of district play, except in Class 4A.  Here’s a quick look at the four area games featured on the Ottumwa Radio Sports Network. Marshalltown @ ...

Obituaries

MYRNA RULLMAN, 86, formerly of Agency Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home Memorials may be made to Hospice serving Wapello & Davis Counties or O.B. Nelson Post 3 American Legion Baseball

  MICHAEL McKENNA, 67, of Blakesburg Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home with the family present from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. A Christian Wake will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the ...

JUANITA BRADY, 93, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home. Burial will be in Green Hills Memorial Park in San Pedro, California Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Wednesday with the ...

EVERT HART, 73, of 1051 S. James Graveside and memorial services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Eldon Cemetery with military services conducted by Walter B. Schafer Post #775 Veterans of Foreign Wars and O.B. ...