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MARY DONNELLY, 86, of Ottumwa Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home The family will be present one hour prior to the service Memorials may be made to Ottumwa Public Library, Heartland ...

ROGER WILLHOIT, 55, of rural Ottumwa Funeral services will be 9 a.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home. Burial will be in Ottumwa Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wapello County Chapter of ...

June 25, 2014  – Ottumwa, Iowa – The Independence Day holiday falls on a Friday this year.   There are a number of changes to the weekly trash and recycling collection program the week of the ...

The family of Michael Chrisman is asking for the public’s help in searching for the Ottumwa man who has not been seen since Monday evening when he was swimming with friends on the Des Moines River in the ...

OTTUMWA— An Ottumwa High School alumni will return to Ottumwa as the district’s new Chief Financial Officer for Business Operations. Alex Barr will begin his duties on July 14, overseeing the district’s $70 ...

Ottumwa, IA, June 25, 2014: Ottumwa Leadership Academy is excited to announce Sue Meadows as Dean for the 2014-2015 academy year. This volunteer position, appointed annually by the Advisory Board, directs the ...

June 24, 2014  – Ottumwa, Iowa –  The City of Ottumwa has requested the Iowa Department of Natural Resources to reduce the Canada goose population in the vicinity of the Ottumwa City Park.  The IDNR’s ...

A southeast Iowa man has pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual abuse and one count of lascivious acts with a child. 69 year old Roger Mendez of Fort Madison entered the pleas last Friday.  Mendez was arrested ...

On Monday June 20th, 2014 @ approximately 7:40 p.m. the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call that an adult male had gone into the Des Moines River near the Cliffland Park River Access and had not ...

A Marine from Cedar Rapids, with family ties in Ottumwa, has been killed in combat in Afghanistan. Television station KCRG in Cedar Rapids reports, according to the Department of Defense, 25 year old Lance Cpl. ...