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Agency Couple Wins $10,000 Lottery Prize

An Agency couple won a $10,000 Lottery prize using what they call an effective approach: he buys them, and she scratches them. 30 year old...

Ottumwa Police: Former Employee Stole Nearly 200 Lottery Tickets

A former BP employee in Ottumwa is accused of stealing nearly 200 lottery tickets and keeping the winnings to herself. 46-year-old Anetha Davis has been...

Ottumwa Man Accused of Strangling Female Victim

An Ottumwa man is accused of assaulting a victim while she was sitting in her vehicle last week. 23-year-old Derrick Winston has been charged with...

36th Annual Bike Van Buren

The Villages of Van Buren is preparing to host the 36th annual Bike Van Buren next weekend. On August 20th and 21st, bicycling enthusiasts will...

Local Law Enforcement to Participate in National Initiative

The Ottumwa Police Department announced it is joining a national initiative to promote safer driving. The department and the Wapello County Sheriff's Office will be...

Centerville Man Arrested for Prostituting, Sexually Abusing Minor

A Centerville man was arrested Wednesday after authorities say he prostituted and sexually abused a minor. 35-year-old Nickolaus Howe has been charged with third-degree sexual...

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Authorities Search for Missouri Man Wanted for Murder

Law enforcement is asking for the public's help in apprehending a Missouri man who is accused of murder. Officials in Iowa and Missouri are encouraging...

Ottumwa Man Dies After Car Crashes Into House

An Ottumwa man has died and a woman has been injured after a car crashed into a house on the city's south side. According to...

OPD: Indiana Man Charged With Assault

An Ottumwa man is facing criminal charges after an alleged assault in late July. According to court records, at around 4:02 A.M. on July 29,...