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Price is Right road show comes to Iowa

The nation’s number-one television game show is marking its 40th year on the air by going on the road, with one stop in Iowa. Host Pat Finn, a veteran of many game shows, says the traveling version of “The Price ...

Iowa’s status as wind energy leader played role in landing Facebook data center

A top executive with Facebook says a massive data center to be built in central Iowa will be among the most advanced and energy efficient of its kind. Jay Parikh, vice president of infrastructure engineering for ...

Jodi Arias Cries Over Picture of Travis Alexander Kissing Her

Jodi Arias cried as images of her head in the lap of ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander and Alexander kissing her were shown at her murder trial. But Arias showed no emotion Tuesday as another former girlfriend described ...

Suspected Boston Bomber Receives All-Star Defense Team

Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev managed to say just one word to a federal judge when charges were filed against him in a makeshift courtroom held at the side of his hospital bed, “No.” No, he ...

5 People Shot to Death in Small Illinois Town

Five people were found shot to death Wednesday at a house in a tiny west-central Illinois town and a suspect was fatally wounded in a police chase and exchange of gunfire with officers, authorities said. Illinois ...

MIT Officer Given Long Sought City Police Appointment

Before MIT campus police officer Sean Collier was executed, allegedly shot five times by the Boston bombing suspects as they tried to flee an FBI dragnet, the 26-year-old had been striving to become a police officer ...

Governor Branstad “likes” Facebook’s decision to locate a data center in Altoona

Governor Terry Branstad traveled to Altoona today to make the official announcement that social media giant Facebook will be building a $300 million data center in the Des Moines suburb. Altoona Mayor Skip Conkling ...

Oskaloosa man charged with killing young child

(Oskaloosa) – Oskaloosa police and the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation have charged an Oskaloosa man in the death of a child. DCI agent, Mike Motsinger, says Oskaloosa police were called to the Mahaska ...

April 27 – Salad Luncheon

  The American Legion Auxilary will be having a salad luncheon on Saturday, April 27, 2013 from 11:00am-1:30pm Cost is $6.00 per person. Public is welcome.

April 27 – Pancake Breakfast

There will be a pancake breakfast sponsored by the three UM churches in Ottumwa on April 27th from 9am-noon at Willard Street UMC. Invite your friends, family, coworkers, and neighbors to help fight malaria. The ...