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Maintenance Staff Busy Preparing for Next School Year

Classes may be out for the summer, but Ottumwa Community School District Maintenance Director Chuck Bray is hard at work preparing school grounds for...

OFD Conducts Training at Penn Place

Ottumwa firefighters spent some time Friday training on how to respond to a fire at Ottumwa’s Pennsylvania Place assisted-living home. Penn Place is unique in...

Oskaloosa Cleaning up from Powerful Storms

Residents in Oskaloosa will be busy today cleaning up debris from a powerful storm that hit the community Wednesday afternoon. A Severe Thunderstorm Warning with...

AAA: 80% of drivers experience road rage, anger or agression

Nearly 80 percent of drivers expressed significant anger, aggression or road rage behind the wheel at least once in the past year, according to...

International Video Game Hall of Fame to host ICON 2016: Homecoming

OTTUMWA, IOWA (JULY 11, 2016) Ottumwa, Iowa -- long famous as the "Video Game Capital of the World" -- flexes its video game muscles...

Kooiker takes over reigns of Ottumwa Schools

Ottumwa Community School District Superintendent Nicole Kooiker has only been on the job for eight days and she’s already making plans to eat lunch...

supporters grill out for Law Enforcement

Supporters of local police officers braved the rain Sunday in order to show their support for members of the law enforcement community. Volunteers and well...

Branstad orders flags to half-staff in honor of Dallas Police Officers

Gov. Terry Branstad has ordered all flags in Iowa be flown at half-staff beginning immediately until sunset, Tuesday, July 12, to honor police officers...

Check out Ottumwa’s Parks this summer

“ get more people into the parks,” Ottumwa Parks and Recreation Director Gene Rathje says of the department’s mission. “Parks are for people—to serve taxpayers...

Centerville planning full day of events for RAGBRAI

It’s now less than three weeks until the big day, when The Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI®) comes to Centerville on...