Olen James Brown  Deborah Ann Peneueta  Beau Brandi Simpson On May 27, 2014 at 8pm, an Ottumwa Police Officer on routine patrol observed a SUV occupied by four individuals, one of which matched the description ...

On Saturday, June 14, 2014 the Southeast Iowa Inter-Agency Drug Task Force and Ottumwa Police Department will be holding a police auction of forfeited property.  The auction will be held at the Bridgeview Center in ...

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack announced today that the City of Oskaloosa will receive a total of $400,000 in grants from the Environmental Protection Agency’s Brownfields Assessment, Revolving ...

The Fairfield Police Department was contacted today by officials with the US Postal Service. This agency is documenting increased incidents of a computer virus scam in the Fairfield area. Subjects are reporting that ...

A six year old girl from the area has died as a result of an ATV crash in Poweshiek County. Officials say Kara Meyer was critically  injured in the crash that occurred Monday morning near Montezuma. The Iowa ...

With the camping season under way, State park officials are asking all campers to help prevent the spread of the Emerald Ash Boroer. The insect has been found in several counties including Wapello, Jefferson, Des ...

A southeast Iowa man is facing Second degree murder charges following an incident that occurred in Muscatine Sunday evening. Muscatine Police say they discovered 45 year old Timothy Dean Lane had been ...

A 44 year old Van Buren County man is facing charges of attempted murder following an incident in Bonaparte earlier this month. Facing charges is Dimetrious Royal of Bonaparte.  Court records show that Royal ...

A major milestone will be observed in Ottumwa this weekend.  This year the Congregation of the Humility of Mary will celebrate 150 years of presence and service in the United States. The theme “Celebrate the ...

Add another title to city employee Jody Gates.  During last night’s meeting, the City Council approved a recommendation to appoint Gates to the position of Director of Planning and Development effective June 3rd. ...