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It appears 2015 will be another busy year when it comes to street construction. When the City Council meets in regular session tonight it will consider a resolution to award a contract for the Church Street ...

The Ottumwa City Council will meet in regular session Tuesday night at 6:30 P.M., in the Council Chambers at Ottumwa City Hall. Just prior to the open meeting, the Council will meet at 5 P.M. in closed session in ...

Joan Diane Denney, age 65, formerly of Fairfield, passed away Thursday, January 15, 2015 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids, IA. Visitation for family and friends will be 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Tuesday, January ...

BENJAMIN JOHNSON Jr., 82, of 118 S. Union Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday (today) at Reece Funeral Home with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson Post 3 American Legion and Walter B. Schafer Post ...

CHUCK YEOMAN, 79, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Monday (today) at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Shaul Cemetery Memorials may be made to Hospice serving Davis & Wapello Counties.

MARTY JACOBSON, 79, of Hedrick Her funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home with the family visitation one hour prior to her service. Cremation will follow services. In lieu of flowers, ...

MAX CHRISMAN, 92, of Johnston and formerly of Blakesburg Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home. Burial will be in Blakesburg Cemetery with military services conducted by Walter B. Schafer ...

BILL PUMPHREY, 66, of 13042 80th Ave. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Ottumwa Cemetery. Visitation begins after 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the family ...

JERRY WOODARD, 79, of 620 S. Adella Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Floris Cemetery. Visitation begins after 11 a.m. Tuesday with the family present from 5 to 8 p.m. ...

Dorothy Pollock, 91, formerly of Douds, died at 6:53 A.M. Sunday January 18, 2015 at Northcrest Health Center, Ames. Funeral services and burial will be at a later date. Pedrick Funeral Home, Douds is handling the ...

Sharon K. Norton, 71, of rural Milton died at 11:50 A.M. Saturday January 17, 2015 at Mercy Hospital, Iowa City.  She was born February 7, 1943 in rural Pulaski to Peter and Bertha Blum Jessen and married Wayne ...

Burlington, IOWA — The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) continues its’ investigation into the January 6, 2015, shooting death of Autumn Steele. All individuals involved in the investigation have ...

NORMAN YEAGER, 81, of Ottumwa Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson Post 3 American Legion and Walter B. Schafer Post 775 Veterans of ...

EDITH McDANIEL, 91, of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Ashland Cemetery Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Friday. The family will be at the funeral home one hour ...

MARY DURHAM, 91, of Columbia, MO, formerly of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Sunday with the family present from 4 ...

Mary “Theresa” Adam age 88 of Fairfield, passed away Sunday, January 11, 2015 at Sunny Brook Living Care Center, Fairfield, IA. Visitation for family and friends will be Monday, January 19, 2015 beginning with a ...

Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board say mechanical failure was the cause of plane crash in Fairfield last summer that result in the death of the pilot. The crash occurred on June 22nd after ...

A two year old Appanoose County toddler was killed Monday afternoon following an accident in rural Appanoose County. The Appanoose County Sheriff’s Department says shortly before 2:30 p.m. Robert D. ...

SANDI KNEEDLER, 68, of Creston, formerly of Ottumwa Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Ottumwa Cemetery Visitation begins on Thursday with the family present one hour ...

The City’s new engineer says the city needs to be pro-active in developing a maintenance program to prevent further decline of the Beach Ottumwa. During a work session Monday afternoon at City Hall the city ...

The Ottumwa City Council will hold a “special” meeting next Monday Evening at 5 PM, in the Council Chambers at OttumwaCity Hall. Among the items on the tentative agenda…..a recommendation to approve the hiring ...

If car counts are any indication then the 2014 Holiday Nights ‘N Lights was a major success. Due to th e hard work of many volunteers we experienced a 25% increase in traffic; that’s close to 1,000 more ...

The new year has started out very well for an Ottumwa man. Officials from the Iowa Lottery say Tyson Faoro won 30-thousand dollars in the Iowa Lottery’s Crossword instant scratch game. The Ottumwa man claimed his ...

VICKIE HASELTINE, 60, formerly of Ottumwa Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with inurnment in Ottumwa Cemetery Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association

JOAN THOMPSON, 81, of 1 Oakridge Rd. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Friday with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 ...