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Southeast Iowa News

Recent Rains do Little to Abate Drought Conditions

The monthly Water Summary Update from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources shows things have dried out significantly as Iowa entered the second half...

Black bear Spottings Continue in SE Iowa

A Black Bear, apparently roaming parts of Southeast Iowa since at least April, has been spotted once again in Mahaska County. The Mahaska County Sheriff's...

WATCH: SE Iowa Employers Meet with Guard Members at Oskaloosa Readiness Center

Two dozen employers and even more members of the Iowa National Guard filled the Guard Readiness Center in Oskaloosa Thursday. Rich Kennedy, a training facilitator...

Live Healthy Iowa Sets Goals for a Healthy Life

"Lets make Iowa the healthiest state in the nation", says former Hawkeyes quarterback Chuck Long on Tuesday. Long, along with leaders of Live Healthy Iowa, met with...

Pekin Bond Issue To Tackle Much Needed Renovation Projects

The Pekin Community School District in nearby Jefferson County has received quite a bit of media attention this week thanks to the kind hearts...

OPL to host Author, IHCC Grad

The Ottumwa Public Library is happy to announce that they will host a visit from author, Bloomfield native, and IHCC graduate Kali VanBaale on...

Home & Garden Show to become Southern Iowa Living Expo

(Press Release) The Ottumwa Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the  Southern Iowa Living Expo! The Chamber sponsored the Home and Garden Expo...

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...

Buy local in Ottumwa during National Farmers Market Week

"I try to buy local as much as I can-it keeps the money in the community," Wapello County Farmers Market vendor Patsy Boas explains...

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...