October 15, 2014  – Ottumwa, Iowa –  With the change in season, Ottumwa residents are being encouraged to recycle leaves and yard waste. Leaves and light debris can be placed in the Ottumwa/Wapello yard ...

The construction of a pedestrian tunnel that would connect Wayside Park with Ottumwa Park got a financial infusion Tuesday. During the Wapello County Board of Supervisors meeting, the board approved a ...

An Ottumwa family is homeless following a house fire shortly after midnight on the City’s south side. The fire was reported at a house at 1120 South Milner. Firemen say when they arrived on the scene two people ...

The city of Ottumwa officially has a new engineer following action taken by the City Council Tuesday evening. Under the consent agenda, the council approved the appointment of Dwight Dohlman  as City Engineer. ...

A Keokuk County businesses was destroyed by fire over the past weekend. Officials in Richland say the Outfield Sports Bar and Grill was destroyed by fire early Saturday morning.  When firemen arrived on the ...

Three people were injured following an accident early this morning. The Ottumwa Post reports a pickup truck drove through Domino’s Pizza shortly after midnight. Officers were just a few blocks from the scene of ...

October 2, 2014  – Ottumwa, Iowa –  Ottumwa’s annual Oktoberfest parade is this Saturday morning, October 4th.   The parade route goes down Church Street – from the South Ottumwa Savings Bank ...

A 31 year old Ottumwa man is facing theft charges. Officials from the Wapello County Sheriff’s Department say on May 14th, deputies took a report on the theft of an ATM card.  It was reported that the ATM card ...

OTTUMWA — A regional leadership conference called Leadership Now will be held on the Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa campus on Nov. 7 from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.  The conference will take place in the ...

OTTUMWA—An award-winning partnership that has resulted in the planting of more than 1 million trees in Iowa is working on its second million. “Branching Out,” a Trees Forever and Alliant Energy program, will ...