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DIXIE PETARY, 73, of 356 N. McPherson Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with inurnment in Eldon Cemetery Visitation with the family present will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday Memorials may be ...

OTTUMWA — The Regional Economic Advancement team at Indian Hills Community College is excited to announce that Terry Rich, President and CEO of Iowa Lottery, will deliver the keynote address at the Third ...

DAVENPORT, IA – On March 21, 2014, Kyle Joseph Boileau, age 27, was sentenced by United States District Judge Stephanie M. Rose to 48 months in prison for conspiracy to manufacture and distribute a mixture and ...

(Ottumwa)  –  Local anglers will have an opportunity to trout fish in Ottumwa this spring.   The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will be stocking 2,000 trout at the Ottumwa Park Campground pond at 11 AM ...

(Burlington)— Officials say a southeast Iowa man is recovering after he shot himself in the foot while hunting. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says 31 year old Dustin Guernsey was ...

VERNON EASTON, 80, of 1953 Chester Ave., Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Friday (today) with the family present from 6 to 8 ...

Des Moines, IOWA — In the fall of 2013, Henry County Sheriff Rich McNarnee discovered  financial discrepancies in his office. Sheriff McNarnee brought this to the attention of the Iowa State Auditor’s ...

  (Update) -  There’s new developments in regards to a 17 year old Ottumwa teen arrested by Ottumwa Police Wednesday on a charge of Sexual Abuse in the 2nd degree. Arrested was Kraigen A. ...

  “Ruby” Doneen Coffin, 62, of Stockport died at 10:25 P.M. March 18, 2014, at Jefferson County Hospital, Fairfield. She was born September 2, 2013, at Leon, IA to Kenneth W.  and Donna J. Snyder Carrico ...

Jeannette Smith, 80, of Keosauqua died at 9:15 A.M. March 18, 2014, at Van Buren County Hospital, Keosauqua.  She was born October 14, 1934 at Memphis, MO to Theodor “Jerry” and Ethel Runquist Clapper and ...

2013 was another busy year for members of the Southeast Iowa Inter-Agency Drug Task Force. The task force was created in 1990 with a mission to identify, investigate, apprehend and prosecute drug related criminal ...

(Ottumwa)The Ottumwa Public library will have a new librarian following action taken by the Ottumwa City Council Tuesday evening. A recommendation to create an additional 20 hour per week part time librarian was ...

Doris “Mildred” Shaw age 99, of Oskaloosa and formerly of Hedrick passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at Northern Mahaska Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Oskaloosa.  Arrangements are pending at ...

Ottumwa – The Ottumwa Housing Authority will be the recipient of $377,884 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Capital Fund Program.  The Capital Fund Program grant will be used to ...

(Ottumwa) – Donated items are being solicited for the third annual Pages for Pennies Book Sale. Donations of gently used books, CDs, DVDs, LPs, board games, puzzles, and sheet music are being accepted now ...

On 03/15/2014, after nearly a month long drug investigation, the Fairfield Police Department executed a search warrant at The Snack Shack, located at 102 N Court Street in Fairfield. Items seized included several ...

A series of informational meetings will be held across southeast Iowa to discuss Iowa’s Abandoned Mine Land (AML) reclamation program and landowner options for management of these sites after reclamation has ...

LEE SIMMONS, 90, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at First Pentecostal Assembly of God with burial in Shaul Cemetery In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family Reece Funeral Home is in ...

BILL OVERTURF, 85, of 1319 Glenwood Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Tuesday with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday ...

(Ottumwa)— A familiar landmark is back in place.  To the delight of spectators, crews hoisted Chief Wapello back on to the roof of the Wapello County courthouse. The Chief Wapello Statute was removed from ...

DENNY ROBINSON, 70, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Reece Funeral Home. Burial will be in Shaul Cemetery with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson Post #3 American Legion and Walter B. ...

For more than 165 years, wagon ruts have crisscrossed southern Iowa, evidence of one of the nation’s largest mass migrations ever.  For nearly as many years, stories were told about two graves tucked away in Van ...

Louise Ridgeway, 102, of Silvis IL, died March 13, 2014 at Illini Restorative Care in Silvis, IL.  Louise was born December 9th, 1911, in Disco, IL to Leslie and Flora Lake St. Clair. She was previously married to ...

Officers of the Fairfield Police Department (FPD) were involved in two related drug investigations on 03/12/2014. These investigations were a result of the good work of FPD officers using controlled substances ...

(Release from the City of Ottumwa) – Ottumwa, Iowa – All residents of Ottumwa are reminded of the community’s zero tolerance policy for anyone caught burning garbage.   If the fire department ...