OTTUMWA—The beginning of the school year will look different for kindergarten students in Ottumwa. Students will be randomly divided into two groups. Depending on which group the student is assigned to, they will ...

OTTUMWA—Ottumwa High School freshmen will have the school to themselves the day before the first day of school. That day has been set aside for Freshmen Orientation. While not a new concept in Iowa, this is the ...

(Bloomfield)— The trial of a Bloomfield man charged with hoarding animals will not get under way for a while yet. Court records indicate the trial for Roger Blew has been pushed back. Blew faces 11 counts of ...

(Ottumwa)—- In the very near future City Administrator Joe Helfinberger will be allowed to make purchases of materials, supplies, equipment and contractual services costing no more than ten thousand dollars. ...

(Oskaloosa)— A 51 year old Oskaloosa woman Robin ann Vos was killed following a two vehicle crash on highway 163 Wednesday evening. The Iowa state Patrol says a car driven by 51 year Robin Ann Vos failed to ...

(Radio Iowa) - July 24, 2014 By O. Kay Henderson A jury has convicted the south central Iowa man who has gone on trial three times for the murder of his pregnant wife. Twenty-three-year-old Lisa Techel was shot ...

(Ottumwa)— The Ottumwa Police Department is asking for the public’s help in regards to an incident that occurred Tuesday afternoon. Police Chief Tom McAndrew says shortly after 3:30 p.m. Tuesday police ...

OTTUMWA – There are still slots available for the Tech Camp being hosted by Indian Hills Community College the week of July 28. Students entering seventh through tenth grades have until noon on Thursday, July 24, ...

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack announced today that the City of Eddyville will receive $1,030,636 to improve the capacity of the stormwater system that drains to a levee to protect the city from the ...

At approximately 1:21 a.m., Monday July 21st, 2014 the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of a shooting at 4367 91st Ave, which is approximately 4 miles southwest of Ottumwa.  Upon arrival ...