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SHIRLEY PARIS, 82, of 6327 73rd St., Agency Her body has been cremated. Family will greet friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family or to ...

JACK HOWARD, 86, of 10542 210th Ave. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Munterville Lutheran Church. Burial will be in the Munterville Cemetery with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson Post #3 American ...

After hour bars were on the minds of city council members during their meeting Tuesday evening. On a vote of 5 to nothing, the council approved a resolution placing a one year moratorium on the issuance of new ...

Hazel Anna Wilburn, 101, formerly of Eldon, IA, passed away Monday, December 15, 2014 at the Jefferson County Health Care Center in Fairfield.  Visitation will be held Thursday, December 18, 2014 from5:00 to 7:00 ...

ROSE OSTRANDER, 84, formerly of Ottumwa Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. Patrick Catholic Church with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home. A Christian Wake ...

DOROTHY GALLUP, 95, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 9 a.m. Thursday Memorials may be made to Vista Woods Activity Fund

JUDY CROUSE, 50, of 1220 S. Webster Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with cremation following the service Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Wednesday with the family present from 5 to 8 ...

LAVELLE CRAMER, 86, of 944 N. Elm Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday (today) at Reece Funeral Home with inurnment at Memorial Lawn Cemetery. Family visitation will begin one hour prior to the service.

KAREN WILT, 68, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home with cremation following the services Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Monday with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday ...

DIANA HALL, 80, formerly of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Monday with the family present from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday ...

CLAUDIA COLYER, 67, of 910 W. Second St Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home. The family will be at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be ...

Ottumwa Mayor Tom Lazio has confirmed that the Ottumwa Regional Legacy Foundation has taken over the operations of Ottumwa’s “Market on Main” facility, and that some significant changes are coming after the ...

Jody Gates, head of the Health and Inspections Department of Ottumwa, is also supervisor over the operations at the Ottumwa/Wapello Landfill and the RecyclingCenter. Gates said today that the 35-Gallon blue ...

Celebration of life gathering for William F. “Gray Wolf” Vickers of Bonaparte who died Thursday December 11, 2014 will be from 1-3 P.M. Sunday December 14, 2014 at the Farmington Rod and Gun Club located ...

FAIRFIELD – An extensive investigation centering on a hunting outfitter in Jefferson County has resulted in multiple charges against several individuals. Brenton J. Clark and his wife, Rachael, owners of Southeast ...

The Broadway Boys are at Bridge View Center tonight only.  Here is a preview of what you will hear.

CAROLYN LEONARD, 62, of Ottumwa Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home The family will be present 2 hours prior to the service In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Heartland Humane ...

December 9, 2014  – Ottumwa, Iowa –  The intersection at Quincy Avenue and Mowrey Avenue will be closed to all traffic beginning Wednesday, December 10th.     Motorists will need to take other routes ...

December 9, 2014  – Ottumwa, Iowa –  The waters of the Des Moines River may briefly take on a yellow/green color Wednesday to help test the Ottumwa’s Water Pollution Control Facility’s ...

PAUL KING, 93, of Ottumwa Graveside services and burial will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Lawn Cemetery with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson Post #3 American Legion and Walter B. Schafer Post #775 ...

CHERYL YEOMAN, 56, of 107 S. Second St., Eddyville Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Ottumwa Cemetery Visitation begins at 2 p.m. Tuesday with the family present from 6 ...

DOROTHY ENGSTROM, 86, of Agency Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Lutheran Church with burial in Ottumwa Cemetery Visitation is open after 10 a.m. Monday (today) at Reece Funeral Home. The family ...

DAN ELMORE, 58, of 186 Carter Ave, Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Ottumwa Cemetery Visitation is open after 10 a.m. Wednesday with the family present from 5 to ...

JOHN KOOYMAN, 86, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at First United Methodist Church with burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be open after 10 a.m. Thursday with the family present ...

December 5, 2014  – Ottumwa, Iowa –  Nitrate levels in the Des Moines River presently exceed safety levels set by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA.)   The Ottumwa Water Works has ...