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Meet Ottumwa: Tourism Brought in $55 Million Last Year

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The far-reaching economic impact of visitors to Ottumwa and Wapello County in 2022 totaled $55.7 million in spending and supported more than 600 local...

ISU Extension & Outreach Calendars for Sale

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For many gardeners and Iowans, trees are an especially important part of the landscape. Trees can be a significant investment and add environmental, aesthetic...

Secretary Naig Announces Next Stage for Southeast Iowa Water Quality Project

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Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig announced Thursday that a successful Water Quality Initiative (WQI) project in Lee, Henry, Van Buren, Des Moines, and...

LifeServe to Hold Blood Drive in Monroe County

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LifeServe Blood Center and Monroe County Hospital & Clinics announced their new partnership. LifeServe Blood Center, ranked as one of the top 15 blood...

Fairfield Teen Receives Sentence for Murder of Teacher

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A Fairfield teenager who pleaded guilty to murdering a Spanish teacher received his sentence on Wednesday. Judge Shawn Showers sentenced Jeremy Goodale, 18, to life...

Asbury Ave Closure

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Ottumwa, Iowa – Beginning Monday, November 20, 2023, the 1300 block of Asbury Ave will be closed for sewer work associated with the housing project...

Ottumwa Woman Wins Lottery Prize

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An Ottumwa woman has won a $10,000 lottery prize. Linda Covert won the seventh prize of $10,000 in the Iowa Lottery’s “Ruby Red Crossword” scratch...

Fairfield Holiday Lighting Ceremony

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See the town square light up the night at the Annual Holiday Lighting Ceremony being held on Friday, November 24th in Central Park. The...

Acoustic Fridays Continues This Week at BVC

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Bridge View Center continues its Acoustic Fridays on the Riverfront series with Day’s Live Music this Friday, November 17 from 5pm-8pm. The FREE event...