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Trial Set for Ottumwa Shootout Suspects

Two men who allegedly exchanged fire with law enforcement near Liberty Elementary in Ottumwa will go to trial in July.

Wapello County Reports Fourth COVID-19 Death

Wapello County health officials announced Saturday afternoon that a resident with COVID-19 has passed away. The only information that...

Two Injured After Ottumwa Man Collides with State Trooper

A car crash in which an Ottumwa man collided with an Iowa State Trooper injured two in Chickasaw County Friday afternoon.

OHS Graduate Gets Culinarily Creative to Pay for College

A clerical error has left an Ottumwa High School graduate facing a mountain of financial debt. However, she is not giving up...

OHS Valedictorians Announced

Ottumwa High School (OHS) has announced its valedictorians for the Class of 2020. In all, six seniors topped...

Ottumwa Grad Awarded $1,000 Scholarship By Mediacom

A member of the Ottumwa High School Class of 2020 is the recipient of a scholarship provided by Mediacom.

Ottumwa Resident Arrested On Drug Charges

An Ottumwa resident recently arrested for allegedly threatening a woman with a gun has been arrested again on drug charges.

Governor: Any Iowan Can Be Tested for COVID-19

During Thursday morning's press conference, Governor Kim Reynolds announced that any Iowan can be tested for COVID-19. "Later today,...

City Announces Memorial Day Closures

The City of Ottumwa has released a list of city services and departments that will be closed for the upcoming holiday.

Ottumwa Library Reveals Next Reopening Phase

Ottumwa Library Director Sonja Ferrell says Phase One of reopening the library was having staff return to the building. With that in...