OTTUMWA — Beth Danowsky is the newest member of the Indian Hills Community College Board of Trustees, representing the Sigourney area on the nine-member board. Danowsky replaces Bob Pitsch, who resigned ...

Ottumwa, Iowa – Feb. 21, 2014  –  The League of Women Voters of Ottumwa invites area residents to the second of three legislative forums on March 1 at Bridge View Center. The forums are designed to provide ...

OTTUMWA, IOWA – This week, Dr. Mariannette Miller-Meeks will be officially announcing her campaign for Congress as a Republican in Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District. She will be touring various locations across ...

Animal Neglect case under investigation

  (Update) – The residence is that of Roger Blew.  The Ottumwa Post reported on February 13 that Blew’s van was found on Church Street with several animals in the back.  Read the Post’s full ...

(OTTUMWA) Friday, February 21, 2014— The American Red Cross and Ottumwa Fire Department invite the community to an open house on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at the North Fire Station. The North Fire Station is ...

Motorists in the area take note.  The Governor’s Traffic Safety Baureau as announced as part of the 2014 STEP program, the Iowa State Patrol will team up with city, and county law enforcement the week of March ...

(Release from the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office) – The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office was notified on Wednesday February 19th, of a Burglary at a rural Wapello County residence.    During the ...

RICHARD WALTER, 77, of 8854 215th Ave., Blakesburg Funeral Mass will be 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Patrick Catholic Church with burial in Shaul Cemetery Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Fri. at Reece Funeral Home with the ...

At 8 am, Wednesday, February 19, 2014 the Ottumwa Police Department received a report that a skid loader had been stolen from the Market Street Bridge construction site. The loader was located a short time later at ...

(Ottumwa)—On a vote of 4 to 1……….the Ottumwa City Council Tuesday evening approved a recommendation to waive building permit fees for the new Babe Ruth facility in Ottumwa Park. The Babe Ruth organization in ...