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(Update) – Authorities in Fairfield have now identified the pilot killed in a light plane crash Sunday morning at the Fairfield airport. Jefferson County Attorney Timothy Dille says the experimental ...

(Bloomfield)— No on was injured following a fire in Bloomfield Thursday afternoon. The fire was reported shortly before 1:00 p.m. on Davis Street in Bloomfield.  The property is owned by Deb ...

The Wapello County Fair has new queen.  During ceremonies held last night at the fairgrounds McKenzie Jenson was crowned this year’s fair queen.She was among six contestants vying for the title. McKenzie is the ...

An 18 year old Mahaska County teen is back in custody following an incident that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Oskaloosa. Sheriff deputies say Martell Lamar Tillman Hollinshed attempted to assault jailer J.R. ...

DORA KNIERIM, 105, formerly of Ottumwa Graveside services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Shaul Cemetery Memorials may be made to First Lutheran Church of Muscatine History and Industry Center/Pearl Button Museum Reece ...

CHARLENE CHRISTY, 83, formerly of rural Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation will be open at 11 a.m. Thursday Memorials may be made to the ...

JERRY STOCKER, 72, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Eddyville Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Thursday (today) at Reece Funeral Home with the family present from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday Cremation will follow the visitation In ...

Volunteer projects will address food security in Wapello County Ottumwa, IA, June 18, 2014– The Day of Action is held on the longest day of the year, providing the most hours of daylight in which volunteers can ...

Need to get somewhere in Oskaloosa but don’t have a car?  Starting Monday, you’ll have a new option.  Oskaloosa Rides begins service on a one-hour fixed bus route, taking passengers to places like Mahaska ...

Scientists have apparently found more mammoth bones at a site in Mahaska County.  The scientists returned to the site this past weekend to continue their search for more bones of the large creatures that roamed ...