OTTUMWA — Local police said the husband of an Ottumwa woman found dead over the weekend has turned himself in and has been charged with first-degree murder.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Federal charges have been filed against an Oskaloosa man after investigators say he traveled to Michigan to have sex with a 12-year-old girl.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge on Monday rejected a convicted man's request for a new trial in the 2018 killing of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, whose body was found in a cornfield weeks after she disappeared while out for a run near her small hometown.
OTTUMWA — It appears Ottumwa is ready to begin the process of renovating what city director of community development Zach Simonson called "an excellent resource for the community."
OSKALOOSA, Iowa (AP) — An Oskaloosa man who injected a woman with methamphetamine before she died was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison, federal prosecutors said.
OTTUMWA — Iowa’s Governor and other lawmakers are speaking out against new mask guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as COVID-19 cases continue to grow.
DES MOINES — After his federal lawsuit was revived by an appeals court last week, the Marion County man accused, but acquitted, of killing his mother has dismissed claims against his father.
CLIVE — Two Ottumwa convenience stores were among the top 10 retailers in the state when it came to sales of lottery tickets, the Iowa Lottery said in its record-breaking fiscal year 2021 report Wednesday.
OTTUMWA — Concerns about road conditions just north of the railroad tracks on 87th Street were brought to the Wapello County Board of Supervisors during Tuesday's meeting at the courthouse.
OTTUMWA — Dirt flew Tuesday morning as the Ottumwa Community School District and Indian Hills Community College celebrated the start of the district’s new construction trades program house.
BLOOMFIELD — Back in the day, Iowa was one of the nation's top coal mining states. The last one closed in the '90s, but the abandoned mines are scattered about the state.
OTTUMWA — The Wapello County Board of Supervisors will determine Tuesday whether to end a lease agreement with the Iowa Department of Human Services' Division of Adult, Children and Family services for a part of a building located on Main Street.
There’s a variety of events throughout the area this weekend, with many of them being held in the outdoors to enjoy the sunny summer forecast. Here’s a look at what’s going on:
OTTUMWA — Despite issues with pavers settling in the Ottumwa Main Street downtown streetscape, the council approved releasing final payment to the contractor that did the work.
OTTUMWA — A priority of the Wapello County Board of Supervisors has been helping expand broadband access in the county, and a pathway to help do that has emerged.
AMES — The Iowa State University College of Human Sciences dean's list honors students who have earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher during the spring semester of 2021.
With the federal student loan freeze coming to an end soon, Iowa’s universities and colleges are educating their students on what the next steps are to pay back their loans.
OTTUMWA — With a multitude of facilities projects on its slate this summer, the Ottumwa Community School District plans on having its buildings ready for the start of school next fall.
CHILLICOTHE — Responding to a complaint received just before noon today, DNR staff found black water entering South Avery Creek about one mile southwest of Chillicothe in Wapello County.
This Week's Circulars
BOWMAN [mdash] Gary Hamilton 76, of Bowman Georgia, husband of the late Donna Greer - Hamilton, formally of Ottumwa, Iowa, passed away on July 24, 2021 at his home. Mr. Hamilton was born in Trenton, MO, on July 16, 1945, son of George and Darlene Clutter - Hamilton. He was a veteran having s…
- Husband charged in Ottumwa woman's death
- Prep baseball: All-state teams announced
- Heller resigns from Ottumwa Partners in Progress
- Police find remains of missing Ottumwa woman
- Ottumwa's south side under boil order
- Jason Carter dismisses father from federal lawsuit
- Ottumwa girls off and running with cross-country camp
- City looks to turn imagination into reality
- Judge denies new trial request in Mollie Tibbetts case
- Osky man arrested in Michigan on federal sex charges