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 ...

The Jefferson Street Parking lot could see some much ed needed improvements following a special meeting of the Ottumwa City Council this afternoon at 5:00 p.m. in the council chamber of  City Hall. Among other ...

A Birmingham family is homeless following a fire in Birmingham Sunday afternoon. The Birmingham fire department was called out about 3”45 p.m. Sunday afternoon.  When firemen arrived on the scene the ...

A two vehicle crash in Washington County has resulted in the death of a Washington, Iowa woman. Officers say the crash occurred Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of highway 1 and highway 92. The Iowa ...

Free Landfill Day is Saturday, May 17th.  The Landfill and Recycling Center will be open 7:00 am – 3:00pm on Saturday, May 17th.   Customers bringing items to the Landfill and Recycling Center should tarp ...

(Ottumwa)— Officials from the Ottumwa Teen Advisory Committee have announced plans to host a town hall meeting to discuss under age drinking. The Teen Advisory Committee along with the substance abuse mental ...

Ottumwa – Today the Ottumwa Economic Development Corporation (OEDC) announced the selection of Sharon Stroh as the new Executive Director. “Sharon Stroh will be a great asset to the Ottumwa community and we ...

Ottumwa – Bridge View Center, a contingent of local sponsors and three entertainers are teaming up to help Chase Stooksbury, a 6 year old Ottumwa boy, and his family in his battle with cancer.  Chase spends ...

(Ottumwa)— The recent death of a one year old boy in Ottumwa has been ruled as death by natural causes. Lt. Jason Bell from the Ottumwa Police Department says on January 22nd, the Ottumwa Police Department ...

(New London)— Two southeast Iowa residents are facing drug charges following an investigation conducted by Henry Countyauthorities. The Henry County sheriff’s department says a four month ...

Ottumwa, IA (April 15, 2014) – MidWestOne Bank is hosting Community Shred Days, April 21-25.  The public is invited to bring up to three grocery bags full of paper to be shredded and recycled for free. On-Site ...

OTTUMWA — Once again this spring Indian Hills Community College is giving area residents the chance to dispose of their used electronic devices.  There will be a semi-trailer parked in the east lot of the ...

The future of the Davis County jail in Bloomfield will be reviewed by a special committee. The Davis County sheriff’s Department says it is looking for residents to assist with a feasibility study.  The ...

OTTUMWA—The Evans Middle School Student Council will host their annual Fire and Ice Ice Cream Social at Ottumwa’s North Fire Station on Tuesday, May 6 from 4-7 p.m. Money raised will be used to purchase ...