Salvation Army to Close


The salvation Army in Ottumwa is apparently closing.  Officials with the Salvation Army in Chicago have announced the closing of the facility in Ottumwa.

The Salvation Army says the chapter in Ottumwa has been in debt for almost 8 years.  The Salvation army in Ottumwa has been a part of the community for l100 years.

In addition, the Salvation Army also cites a decline in the number of donations in recent years.