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A 44 year old Van Buren County man is facing charges of attempted murder following an incident in Bonaparte earlier this month. Facing charges is Dimetrious Royal of Bonaparte.  Court records show that Royal ...

A major milestone will be observed in Ottumwa this weekend.  This year the Congregation of the Humility of Mary will celebrate 150 years of presence and service in the United States. The theme “Celebrate the ...

Add another title to city employee Jody Gates.  During last night’s meeting, the City Council approved a recommendation to appoint Gates to the position of Director of Planning and Development effective June 3rd. ...

Wilbur Rush, age 84 of Centerville, Iowa passed away Monday, May 19, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center, Long Term Care.. A celebration of Life Service will be held at 11am Friday, May 23, 2014 at First Methodist ...

PATRICIA FISHER, 67, of 5863 Cliffland Rd. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the family present from 6 ...

A 17 year old Ottumwa teen charged with molesting a toddler has entered a plea of not guilty. Kraigen Grooms was arrested on the charge in March after he allegedly filmed himself molesting a toddler.  Authorities ...

(Eldon)— The Cardinal school district is ending the school year with a bang. The Ottumwa Regional Legacy Foundation has presented the school district with a grant totaling 470-thousand dollars. That funding ...

The Area 15 Regional Planning Commission in Ottumwa has been awarded federal funds. Iowa Senator Tom Harkin has announced that three Iowa Councils of Government have been awarded a total of 183-thousand dollars to ...

City crews have begun the process of converting one streets to two way streets in the central businesses district. A check at noon today shows two way traffic on Second Street from Jefferson Street to ...

VIVIAN MANNING, 84, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Faith Baptist Church with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Monday at Reece Funeral Home with the family present from 6 ...