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(Lee County) – Two people were injured Monday afternoon following a two vehicle crash north of Iowa highway 16 on highway 218. The Iowa State Patrol says a semi driven by 63 year old Daniel E. Schneider ...

(Mediapolis)— A 51 year old southeast Iowa man was killed early Saturday morning following a single vehicle crash on highway 61 at the intersection of Memorial Park Road. The Des Moines Sheriff’s ...

LOREN HAGEDON, 91, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3 at Reece Funeral Home. Burial in Shaul Cemetery with military services conducted by Walter B. Schafer Post #775 Veterans of Foreign Wars ...

HAROLD STEWARD, 85, of Fairfield, formerly of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 at Reece Funeral Home.  Burial will be in Ottumwa Cemetery with military services conducted by Walter B. ...

TOMMY CARDER, 50, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6 at Reece Funeral Home.  Burial will be in Shaul Cemetery. Visitation will begin at  11 a.m. Wednesday with the family present ...

   ADA MYERS Keosauqua Ada Josephine Myers, 96, of Keosauqua died at 8:31 P.M. Friday Jan. 31, 2014 at Good Samaritan Society-Van Buren where she had resided since Jan. 3, 2013.  She was born Jan. 6, 1918 in ...

(Ottumwa)— The Ottumwa Police Department’s animal control officer Jeff Williams is asking for the public’s help in determining how a family dog was shot and killed. In today’s edition of the Ottumwa ...

DORIS ANDERSON, 84, of 205 Wildwood Dr. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 at North Court Baptist Church with burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral ...

Richard A. Mullenix, 79 of Red Oak, Iowa Richard Arthur Mullenix, the son of Wilbur and Almyra (Miller) was born May 8, 1934 in Wapello County, Iowa. He passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at his home in Red ...

OTTUMWA— Over 100 Ottumwa students recently demonstrated their ingenuity by creating inventions for this year’s Ottumwa Invention Convention held at Ottumwa High School on January 28. Thirty-nine students were ...

(Ottumwa)— After 5 days of deliberations a Wapello County District court jury declared it could not reach a unanimous verdict in the murder trial of 67 year old Robert Gene Pilcher. Pilcher is charged in ...

January 30, 2014 – Ottumwa, Iowa –  Motorists are advised that the Market Street Bridge will be closing to all traffic on Monday, February 3rd for the deck replacement project.  The $2.9 million Market ...

Sister Marilyn Reyes, CHM, age 94, formerly of Centerville, Iowa, died on January 28, 2014 at Bishop Drumm Retirement Center in Johnston, IA. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 AM, Monday, February 3, ...

   (Ottumwa) – Bridge View Center and VenuWorks are pleased to welcome Kurtis Workman to Bridge View Center as the Sales and Marketing Coordinator. His duties began on December 10. Workman will be ...

   (Ottumwa) – Bridge View Center and VenuWorks of Ottumwa are pleased to welcome Matt Dowling to the Bridge View Center as Director of Operations. He began his duties on January 28. His responsibilities ...

(Ottumwa) – Ray Johnston of Centerville, IA will receive the keys to a brand new 2014 Dodge Charger (valued at around $34,500) during a prize ceremony at the Ottumwa, IA Menards store located at 1898 Venture ...

January 29, 2014 – Ottumwa, Iowa –  Dog owners are reminded that 2014 City dog licenses are now available for purchase.   Licensing is required for any dog over the age of six months in the City of ...

CATHY LOYD, 61, of  914 S. Milner Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3, at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Ottumwa Cemetery Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Monday with the family present one hour prior to ...

JOHN WARE , 70, of 17087 Valley Ave., Bloomfield Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at Reece Funeral Home.  Burial will be in Mt. Gilead Cemetery with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson ...

ROBERT SHAW, 71, of Ottumwa Graveside services will be 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, at Shaul Cemetery Memorials may be made to Care Initiatives Hospice Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements

THEDA VAN DE POL, 87, formerly of Blakesburg Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Blakesburg Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Blakesburg First Responders.

Fairfield 1st entitled Art in Film & Photography. Located at a number of venues in the downtown area including the Sondheim Theater, The Orpheum Theater, The Fairfield Public Library, The Carnegie Historical ...

On January 22, 2014, a search warrant was executed by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 308 South14th Street in Fairfield, Iowa. This search warrant was done as a culmination of an ongoing investigation ...

WILLIAM “BILL” BRADSHAW, 56, of Hedrick Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 30 at Reece Funeral Home Burial will be in Brooks Cemetery near Hedrick Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the ...

DEANNA EGBERT, 56, of 322 E. Pennsylvania Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28 at Reece Funeral Home Burial will be in Ottumwa Cemetery. Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the ...