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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 ...