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Twin Cedars Still Alive in Prep Football Playoffs

Four area prep football teams played in the first round of the high school playoffs last Friday night, but only one was left standing...

Cyclones Ranked 24th in AP Poll

(release courtesy of Cyclone Athletics) The Iowa State men's basketball team has been ranked No. 24 in the Associated Press Preseason Top-25. It marks the...

Police Seek Witnesses in Courtside Assault

(Press Release) On Saturday, October 29, 2016, at 12:46 a.m., the Ottumwa Police Department responded to a disturbance at Courtside Bar, located at 2511...

Demonstration Planned In Support of Minimum Wage Increase

(Press Release by Alex Stroda) Tuesday, November 1st at 4:30p Ottumwa’s Citizen’s Against Poverty will hold a public demonstration in support of the Wapello...

City Council Set To Make Decision On Minimum Wage

Thousands of Ottumwa residents are anxiously awaiting the Ottumwa City Council decision on minimum wage. Will they opt-out or do nothing? The Ottumwa City Council...

Fire Damages Hotel Ottumwa

A fire at a nearly 100 year old downtown hotel sent one woman to the hospital early Sunday morning. Witnesses say the fire started on the...

Friday Night Football: Playoff Preview

Four area teams open play tonight in the first round of the state high school football playoffs. With the playoff fields reduced to 16...

Pumpkin patches see ample supply thanks to good growing conditions

Timely rains and a warm September helped produce a plentiful pumpkin crop in Iowa this year. Today  is recognized as National Pumpkin Day. Pumpkin production...

OHS Orchestra to perform

The Ottumwa Community Schools’ orchestra students in grades 5-12 will perform in a concert for the public on Thursday, October 26 at 7 p.m....

IHCC Hoops Ranked 17th

(release courtesy of IHCC Athletics) Indian Hills will start the new season with a No. 17 national ranking.  It's the 7th year in a row...