(Ottumwa) – Officials at Ottumwa Regional Health Center announced today that Penn Place Retirement Center, including Sylvan Woods and The Haven, has been sold to Prairie Hills effective May 31, 2014. Going ...

On April 24, 2014 members of the Ottumwa Police Department arrested and charged Marquise LaMar Benson, age 27 and Tonya Donlynn Bosley age 38, both of 526 South Ward Street, Ottumwa, with two counts of False ...

On Thursday, May 8, 2014, officers from the Wapello County Sheriff’s Department, Ottumwa Police Department Emergency Response Team, United States Drug Enforcement Administration, Iowa Department of Public Safety ...

Motorists are advised that Main Street and Second Street in downtown Ottumwa will be changing over to two-way traffic later this month.   The conversion will happen in several steps. The week of May 19th,  Main ...

Southern Iowa business, community, health, and education leaders are invited to discuss their ideas for making their communities healthier and safer at a free lunch and forum on May 13 at Honey Creek Resort. ...

Epic Iowa Road Trip kicks off in Ottumwa

(Ottumwa)— Between 60 and 80 people were on hand this morning at Market on Main as the Iowa Tourism Industry kicked off it’s first ever Epic Iowa Road Trip. The event is being coordinated by the Central Iowa ...

A Red Cross volunteer worker from the Southern Prairie Chapter of the American Red Cross in Ottumwa is enroute to help tornado victims in the state of Kansas. Jannelle Schmid of Ottumwa left Thursday for Baxter ...

A southeast Iowa man was injured Wednesday morning shortly before 7:30 following a semi-van crash on Iowa highway 22 near Lone Tree. Authorities say a minivan driven by Trista D. Clark of Hills Iowa was ...

(Oskaloosa)— The Iowa Court of Appeals has handed down a ruling the case of an Oskaloosa man. In June of 2011 Bradley Arterburn was charged with murder in connection with the death of his mother’s boyfriend ...

Senior citizens in Ottumwa will not have to worry about not have a good meal during the noon hour. Officials from the Ottumwa Salvation Army and Milestones Area Agency on aging have announced the meal will ...