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 ...

(Kinross)— As cleanup continues in southeast Iowa following Sunday’s deadly storms, another person has died from injuries received in the storm. KCRG Television in Cedar Rapids reports Pam Ledger ...

Three Fairfield men are facing robbery charges following their arrest last Saturday evening in Fairfield. Police say the Jefferson County Dispatch Center received a call Saturday evening shortly ...

A survey team from the National Weather Service in Des Moines and Davenport have determined an EF-1 tornado occurred in Wapello County Sunday afternoon during a bout of severe weather. The tornado with 108 mph ...

City Information Coordinator Tom Rogers says despite the rumor mill………..all protocol was followed by the city in regards to Sunday’s severe weather event. In a memo related this morning, Rogers says all ...

One person was killed in storms in Southeast Iowa Sunday afternoon.  CNN reports one person was killed in Kinross in KeokukCounty.  The Keokuk County Sheriff’s department has also confirmed the death, but ...

  Marquise LaMar Benson    Tonya Donlynn Bosley 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 ...

The recently opened Market on Main in downtown Ottumwa will be included in an epic Iowa Road Trip that will kick off next week. Officials from the Central Iowa Tourism Region, the Eastern Iowa Tourism ...

(Ottumwa) -Tuesday, April 22nd Ottumwa Job Corps Center joined over a billion people in 190 countries take action for Earth Day. People plant trees, clean up their communities, and more-all on behalf of the ...

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack announced today that River Hills Community Health Center in Ottumwa received a $1,736,247 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. “Doctors in ...

(Fairfield)—There were tense moments in Fairfield Tuesday following two separate incidents at elementary schools. Fairfield Police say they received two phone calls from concerned citizens stating there ...

(CLIVE, Iowa) — The Iowa Pork Producers Association is seeking nominations for its 12th annual Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin Contest. Pork tenderloin enthusiasts can submit nominations for their favorite beginning ...

Bike riders planning on taking part in this summer Des Moines Register’s Great Bike Ride across Iowa will be able to get in shape prior to the event by taking part in the first ever bike the byway in southeast ...

Seth Techel charged with murder in connection with the death of his wife Lisa in 2012 will remain behind bars. The Iowa Supreme court has upheld the ruling of a district court judge that Techel’s bond remain at ...

(Ottumwa) – The Ottumwa Regional Legacy Foundation is proud to announce the names of their newest Bright Ideas Community Enrichment Fund partners as fourteen grants were recently awarded to local non-profit ...