February 13, 2014 – Ottumwa, Iowa –  The Ottumwa Water Works has at least two unlocated water main breaks causing a drain on the community’s water storage.   Residents and businesses are asked to ...

(Ottumwa)— A popular spring time fund raising event will not be held this year. KTVO television is reporting due to a lack of manpower and volunteers the race will not be held. Tom Shafer Chairman of the race ...

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after the City of Bloomfield was awarded a total of $3,365,000 in loans and grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s ...

(Fairfield)— A Fairfield family is homeless following  a fire Tuesday afternoon. The fire occurred at the North Bay Apartments.  When firemen arrived on the scene flames were seen coming from the ...

OTTUMWA — With time running out in order to meet requirements for having health insurance, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering a free workshop to help Indian Hills Community College ...

AMES, IOWA – Iowa’s cattle producers are asking their fellow Iowans to help them find Iowa’s Best Burger in 2014. In this year’s quest, the Iowa Beef Industry Council and the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association ...

OTTUMWA—Ottumwa Schools will host kindergarten open house for the 2014-15 school year on Thursday, March 6 at Eisenhower, James, Horace Mann, Wilson and Liberty (for students attending Douma next year). The open ...

OTTUMWA, IA –The Ottumwa Regional Legacy Foundation Auxiliary recently presented a check to Tracey Boxx-Vass, Executive Director of American Home Finding, for the Teen Health Center in the amount of $60,000. ...

(Release from the City of Ottumwa) – February 6, 2014 – Ottumwa, Iowa –  Post-snow storm clean up continues in Ottumwa.  City Public Works Crews will be picking up snow piled along the curb in the ...

On February 3, 2014 the Ottumwa Police Department investigated a complaint involving cruelty to animals. As the result of the investigation, a deceased female Boxer was seized. Following a necropsy by a ...

February 5, 2014 – Ottumwa, Iowa –  City of Ottumwa Public Works Crews will be picking up snow in the downtown business district and Church Street starting Wednesday, February 5th beginning at 7 PM. ...

(Ottumwa)— A 21 year old Ottumwa man Brandon Seim charged in connection with the death of another Ottumwa resident has plead guilty to a lesser charge. Seim was arrested in 2011 in connection with the ...

  Alicia Ritenour (Oskaloosa) –  The Oskaloosa Police Department and the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation announce an arrest in the death investigation regarding an 18 month-old girl in Oskaloosa, ...

OTTUMWA — Indian Hills Community College’s Regional Economic Advancement team is accepting nominations for their Third Annual Vision Awards, which are designed to honor entrepreneurs from across Indian ...

February 4, 2014 – Ottumwa, Iowa – With a severe winter storm in the forecast, Ottumwa Transit has announced that their buses will only be operation on snow routes tomorrow, Wednesday, February 5. Riders ...

With a winter storm expected to arrive this afternoon, the City of Eldon has declared a Snow Emergency. The City’s Snow Emergency Ordinance will go into effect at 10:30am today, Tuesday, February 4, 2014. ...

February 4, 2014 – Ottumwa, Iowa –  The City of Ottumwa’s Snow Emergency Ordinance will go into effect at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, February 4, 2014.  Residents are reminded that while the Snow ...

(Lee County) – Two people were injured Monday afternoon following a two vehicle crash north of Iowa highway 16 on highway 218. The Iowa State Patrol says a semi driven by 63 year old Daniel E. Schneider ...

(Mediapolis)— A 51 year old southeast Iowa man was killed early Saturday morning following a single vehicle crash on highway 61 at the intersection of Memorial Park Road. The Des Moines Sheriff’s ...

(Ottumwa)— The Ottumwa Police Department’s animal control officer Jeff Williams is asking for the public’s help in determining how a family dog was shot and killed. In today’s edition of the Ottumwa ...

OTTUMWA— Over 100 Ottumwa students recently demonstrated their ingenuity by creating inventions for this year’s Ottumwa Invention Convention held at Ottumwa High School on January 28. Thirty-nine students were ...

(Ottumwa)— After 5 days of deliberations a Wapello County District court jury declared it could not reach a unanimous verdict in the murder trial of 67 year old Robert Gene Pilcher. Pilcher is charged in ...

January 30, 2014 – Ottumwa, Iowa –  Motorists are advised that the Market Street Bridge will be closing to all traffic on Monday, February 3rd for the deck replacement project.  The $2.9 million Market ...

   (Ottumwa) – Bridge View Center and VenuWorks are pleased to welcome Kurtis Workman to Bridge View Center as the Sales and Marketing Coordinator. His duties began on December 10. Workman will be ...

   (Ottumwa) – Bridge View Center and VenuWorks of Ottumwa are pleased to welcome Matt Dowling to the Bridge View Center as Director of Operations. He began his duties on January 28. His responsibilities ...