Bloomfield man found dead of gunshot wound
A Bloomfield man was found dead of a gunshot wound early Monday morning, but police say the public isn't in danger.
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Iowa sheriff faces questions about jailer's affair
An Iowa sheriff is expected to testify Tuesday at the trial of a man charged with killing his pregnant wife, as the defense questions whether investigators tried to cover up the victim's affair with a county jailer.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Washington Evening Journal
DCI Criminalist: Crime scene indicated no signs of a struggle
In a recorded interview with Wapello County Deputy Jeff Layton, Seth Techel, 23, breaks down and sobs when he talks about his wife and their unborn child.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Creepy Critters visit the Ottumwa Library summer reading program
The Ottumwa Public Library welcomed some creepy critters for the summer reading program on Wednesday.
KCCI-TV Des Moines
Lightning round: 8 things you need to know
The Warren county sheriff is investigating. Two - we expect prosecutors to continue building their case against Seth Techel... The Wapello county man standing trial a third time for the murder of his wife Lisa.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Wapello County Supervisors support trails project
The supervisors unanimously agreed to support the Wapello County Trails Council's latest project.
Jury selected, opening arguments begin in Techel trial
Attorneys from both sides exercised their mandatory 10 strikes from the 36 member pool and the remaining 12 jurors and four alternates will decide the 23-year-old Agency man's fate.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Rep. Bruce Braley talks social security and Medicare in Ottumwa
U.S. Representative and U.S. Senate candidate Bruce Braley stopped in Ottumwa Wednesday morning to talk to residents about social security and Medicare.
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.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Ottumwa Man Missing In The Des Moines River
On Monday June 23rd, 2014 @ approximately 7:40 p.m. the Wapello County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call that Michael Todd Chrisman, age 25 of Ottumwa IA had gone into the Des Moines River near the Cliffland Park River Access and had not resurfaced.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Search is on for missing swimmer
The Wapello County Sheriff's Office said in a press release that they are continuing efforts to find a missing swimmer.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Ottumwa native killed in Afghanistan
The sister of Lance Corporal Adam Wolff told K-T-V-O that you could see the light in his eyes when he talked about serving in the Marines.