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Public Invited to Free Documentary Screening in Bloomfield

Practical Farmers of Iowa (PFI) will be holding a free screening of a documentary on Tuesday evening. The feature-length film entitled "Livestock on the Land"...

Medical Examiner Identifies Body as Missing Montezuma Boy

A body discovered in a cornfield near Montezuma last month has been identified as a boy who was missing. The Iowa State Medical Examiner's Office...

Iowa’s Top Haunted House Opens Tonight in Ottumwa

A haunted house in Ottumwa that was hailed as the scariest in Iowa in 2019 makes its debut Friday night. The Mayhem Haunted House, located...

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Missing Elderly Woman Found Deceased

The Ottumwa Police Department says an Ottumwa woman, reported missing earlier this week, was found deceased Thursday morning. Lieutenant Jason Bell says 81-year-old Connie Joan...

John Deere Union Employees Go On Strike

Over 10,000 John Deere union workers, including those in Ottumwa, went on strike earlier today at midnight. According to United Auto Workers (UAW) International, John...

Elderly Ottumwa Woman Reported Missing

The Ottumwa Police Department says an elderly woman who suffers from dementia has been reported missing. A press release states 81-year-old Connie Joan Turner was...

Ottumwa Man Accused Of Domestic Abuse Assault

An Ottumwa resident is facing criminal charges following allegations of armed domestic violence. According to court records, at around 11:29 p.m. on October 8th, 46...

Deadline for Workers’ Strike Approaches

A possible strike looms as the deadline for John Deere and its union employees to strike a deal draws nearer. Wednesday marks the final day...

OPD: Man Hit Victim with Chain

An Ottumwa man was arrested after police say he hit a man with a chain and possibly broke the victim's hand. 42-year-old Bradley Edgington has...