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A 40 year old southeast Iowa woman was killed over the weekend following an accident Sunday night in Appanoose County. Officers say 40 year old Heather Wiebe (Y-be) of Numa was southbound ...

HELEN GRANNEMAN, 83, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery. Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Thursday with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. ...

BOB BEMIS, 71, formerly of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday In ...

Steve A. Sayre 57, of rural Keosauqua died at 10:45 P.M. Sunday June 8, 2014 at his home.  He was born October 15, 1956 in Keosauqua to David and Marjorie Crowe Sayre and married Nancy Ridgeway, they divorced. ...

A 28 year old Ottumwa man Grant Harrison Troxel  is facing sexual assault charges following his arrest by the Ottumwa Police Department. Lt. Jason Bell from the police department says Saturday police received ...

DOROTHY GIBBS, 97, of Dubuque, formerly of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery Visitation with the family present will be 1 hour prior to the ...

  Glenn W. Sprouse, 90, of rural Selma died at 6:58 A.M. Wednesday June 4, 2014 at Jefferson County Health Center, Fairfield.  He was born March 22, 1924 in Milton to Alva and Iona Reisch Sprouse and married ...

The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s help in reference to an early Wednesday morning explosion in a garage in Agency Iowa.  At 8:00 a.m. Wednesday June 4th  Wapello County Sheriff’s ...

Three subjects identified as subjects who fled the scene of a traffic stop on May 27, 2014 have been arrested by law enforcement officials. On June 3, 2014 at 10:01 pm Olen James Brown, age 42, was taken into ...

A Fairfield family is homeless following a fire Tuesday night at the Leisure Living Trailer Park. Fairfield Fire Chief Scott Vaughn says a faulty electrical panel in the front living room of the mobile ...

MELINDA QUINN, 73, of Ottumwa Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with inurnment in Ottumwa Cemetery In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Gothic Performing Arts Festival

DONALD CUDWORTH, 86, of 1323 W. Williams Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home. Inurnment will be in Shaul Cemetery with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson Post #3 American Legion ...

Two Cedar Rapids teen have been arrested in Ottumwa on burglary charges. Ottumwa Police Chief Tom McAndrew says late last week the police department received several reports of burglaries that occurred on the ...

OTTUMWA—Ottumwa residents can show their Bulldog pride by having paw prints painted on their sidewalks and driveways. The Ottumwa High School cheerleaders are taking orders. A large (3.5 feet in diameter) paw ...

OTTUMWA— The Ottumwa Police Department recently donated 15 mobile radios to Ottumwa Schools.  In 2013, the Ottumwa Police Department, along with several other first responder agencies in Wapello County, completed ...

A southeast Iowa man is facing a first degree murder in connection with the death of a Burlington man. 42 year old Lenard R. Polhans was arrested Sunday night following a shooting that afternoon.  Killed was ...

Robert W. “Rob” Teeter, 54, of Bonaparte died at 12:15 P.M. Saturday May 31, 2014 at Great River Hospice in West Burlington. He was born October 8, 1959 at Keosauqua to Elvert O. and Barbara Bailey ...

GENE ARNOLD, 78, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday (today) at Reece Funeral Home. Burial will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson Post #3 American Legion ...

JEAN COLLINS, 82, of 1316 E. Mary St. Graveside services with inurnment will be 4 p.m. Tuesday at Shaul Cemetery Memorials may be made to Hospice serving Wapello & Davis Counties Reece Funeral Home is in charge ...

SANDRA SPILMAN, 54, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home. Burial will be in Shaul Cemetery. Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday with the family present 1 hour prior to the ...

JIM FISCELLA, 67, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Munterville Cemetery. Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home with the family ...

DICK ROLISON, 73, of Ottumwa Graveside services with inurnment will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Shaul Cemetery Memorials may be made to the family. Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

As part of this weekend’s 70th anniversary celebration of D-Day, the Indian Hills Community College Library will present a free film, “Ike: Countdown to D-Day,” at 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 7, in the library on ...

Voters head to the polls tomorrow for the June 3rd primary election. Polls in Ottumwa and Wapello County will be opened Tuesday from 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.  Absentee ballots still out must be ...

A train derailment on the IC and E rail line in Ottumwa Sunday evening tied up traffic on the line. The derailment occurred just off of Gateway Drive in Ottumwa. At least three cars were involved in the ...