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New local Swiss bakery opens
Neighbors and friends became regular customers and convinced Tanner to open up a small business in her home on Davis Street in Ottumwa.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Prison time for two Ottumwa men sentenced on drug charges
On Wednesday, two Ottumwa men were sentenced to federal prison for selling methamphetamine in Ottumwa during the spring of 2013.
WHO-TV Des Moines
Des Moines School District to Stay in CIML
Athletic officials now say the Des Moines school district will remain in the Central Iowa Metro League for the next two years.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Part of Iowa building torn down to avoid collapse
The Fairfield Fire Department says it responded to an emergency call Tuesday afternoon about the structural integrity of the building, located near the town square.
Ottumwa installing bulldog statues
The City of Bridges will look more like a City of Bulldogs soon with the help of some local high school students.
Milestones Area Agency on Aging is looking for volunteers
Milestones Area Agency on Aging is seeking volunteers for two programs. The first is the Senior Medicare Patrol.
The Des Moines Register
Join the conversation, Indianola to discuss possible CIML split
The Record-Herald and Indianola Tribune will provide live updates starting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 9 from the community meeting at Blake Fieldhouse.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Festival road trip: Grassroots Music Festival is July 12 in Council Bluffs
The summer festival season continues with multiple music festivals across Iowa this weekend.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Patricia Barbara Pierce Patterson, 92, of Oskaloosa, died Saturday, July 5, 2014, at the Northern Mahaska Nursing and Rehab.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Fairfield Ledger
Jefferson County Sheriff's Office reports a one-vehicle accident at 4:10 p.m. Tuesday, on Highway 34 near Pine Avenue, with two of four people in the car injured.
The Fairfield Ledger
Buena Vista; Iowa Western, Pensacola Christian; Southeastern...
The following area individuals were among 699 students who received a degree from Buena Vista University at its commencement ceremonies May 24: Lauri Curry, from Fairfield, graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Despite heavy rain, no threat of flooding in Ottumwa
With all the rain and storms that continue to pass through southeast Iowa, how are water levels in the Des Moines River holding up? According to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Red Rocks Lake is currently at 752.5 feet, which is 10.5 feet above its normal elevation level.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Ottumwa community pay respects to fallen hero
Flags lined the Jefferson Street Bridge as a procession and the remains of Lance Corporal Adam Wolff were transported to Reece Funeral Home.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Iowa Marine Takes Final Trip Home
An Eastern Iowa Marine died in Afghanistan on June 20th. He was killed in an IED attack carried out by the Taliban.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The Fairfield Ledger
Faith Baptist hosting chalk artist; Estrada not attending premiere;...
Drawing Closer Ministries, featuring chalk artist and Bible teacher Randy Davis of Ottumwa, will be the guest Saturday and Sunday at Faith Baptist Church.
Ottumwa Leadership Academy names dean for 2014-2015 session
With the 2013-2014 class of the Ottumwa Leadership Academy graduating a few weeks ago, the organization is getting set for its next session.
Funeral Set for Marine Killed in Afghanistan
Funeral Services are set for Sunday for a Marine who died in combat in Afghanistan Friday, June 20. The funeral for Lance Cpl.
Gov. Branstad orders flags at half-staff to honor Cpl. Adam Wolff
Gov. Terry Branstad has ordered all flags in Iowa be flown at half-staff from 5 p.m. on Friday, June 27, 2014, until 8 a.m. on Monday, June 30, 2014, in honor of Marine Corps Corporal Adam F. Wolff, 25, of Ottumwa, Iowa.
"Hollywood in the Heartland" explores Iowa's movie history
"Hollywood in the Heartland" opens Friday, June 27 at 10 a.m. at the State Historical Museum of Iowa in Iowa City.