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Wildwood Elementary School Will Again House Students

Wildwood Elementary will again be used as a school when the Ottumwa Christian School starts their 2016-17 school year. The school plans to relocate...

Hobby Lobby officials confirmed new store in Ottumwa

"Hobby Lobby is coming to Ottumwa. We anticipate construction and renovations to begin in April with a projected opening in late summer 2017," Hobby Lobby...

C3 initiative to encourage higher education in Ottumwa

A collaborative, community-wide higher education resource pool is developing in Ottumwa. On Thursday, the core group behind C3 shared its goals for education in Ottumwa...

Free exercise opportunities in Ottumwa

For many Americans, the struggle to find the time, money, or motivation to exercise is often so overwhelming that physical activity is simply forgotten...

On-Duty Police Officer Gets RedSpeed Ticket

An Ottumwa Police Officer has been issued a ticket from the city’s automated speed enforcement vehicle. Ottumwa Radio News has learned that Sergeant Mark Milligan...

Wapello County Attorney clears two officers involved in June 25 shooting

An August 8 press release from Wapello County Attorney Gary E. Oldenburger says that two City of Ottumwa Police Officers under investigation following the...

Fire at Ottumwa Christian School sheds light on school safety and disaster prevention

"This whole building was full of smoke and heat," Ottumwa Fire Department Deputy Chief Cory Benge explains as he points to scorched regions of...

Man dies in crash at Rochester and 149

Update: According to a crash report provided by the Iowa State Patrol, 92 year old John E. Hunt of Ottumwa has died as a result...

Diabetes Education Classes Coming to Centerville

Telligen, the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Iowa, is working to help reduce the complications associated with diabetes in the Centerville area. According to the...

Motorcycle Ride Honoring 50 Fallen Soldiers Across US Makes Stop In Ottumwa

On Tuesday, eleven motorcyclists with Tribute to Fallen Soldiers Northwest gathered to honor one of 50 fallen soldiers along their 3,000-mile route from southern Oregon...