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Death of Newton Woman Spurs Investigation

The Oskaloosa Police Department and the Iowa Divison of Criminal Investigation are investigating the death of a Newton woman that occurred this past weekend. The...

Fisherman’s Body Found at Rathbun Lake

A fisherman's body was discovered at Rathbun Lake Friday afternoon. The Appanoose County Sheriff's Office says two local men at the South Fork Bridge saw...

Applications for Human Rights Commission Are Currently Being Accepted

The City of Ottumwa recently passed an ordinance to re-establish the Human Rights Commission in the City of Ottumwa and will now begin accepting...

IHCC Receives Grant Renewal

Indian Hills Community College was recently awarded a renewal grant for a federal program aimed at helping qualified high school students graduate from high...

Ottumwa Man Accused of Attempting to Keep Rented Equipment

Police say an Ottumwa man gave false information when he made a rental at a local hardware store and failed to make arraignments to...

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Jefferson Street Bridge to Close

The city of Ottumwa announced traffic on the Jefferson Street Bridge will be slowed for the next two weeks. Starting Monday, June 13, MidAmerican Energy...

Ottumwa, Surrounding Areas Brace for Heat Wave

A heat wave is set to hit Ottumwa and the surrounding areas. The National Weather Service issued a Heat Advisory that will go into effect...

American Gothic Performing Arts Festival Starts Saturday

This year's American Gothic Performing Arts Festival starts this weekend with a performance of an award winning musical. According to a press release, the 10th...

Police: Former Casey’s Employee Stole Lottery Tickets

Authorities say a former Casey's employee stole lottery tickets in the span of three shifts and later cashed in the winnings. 29-year-old Jesse Burtlow of...