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  1. Community prepares to get its children back to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times-Republican

    ... victims of abuse, whether it be children or adults,' Jones said. 'We have advocates with both crisis centers in Ottumwa and the crisis center in Oskaloosa, which is sexual assault advocates. 'We do activities making the community aware of domestic ...

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  2. Ottumwa residents lead officers on chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    The Wapello County Sheriff's Office was involved in a car chase which led to a foot chase Tuesday morning. At approximately 7:06 a.m., a resident reported hearing gunshots in the 7000 block of Cliffland Road just east of Ottumwa, according to a press release from the Wapello County Sheriff's Office.

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  3. Man vs. Snake: A thrilling documentary about a boring gameRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    ... vs. Snake starts off by chronicling McVey's teenage quest for that storied billion points at Twin Galaxies, a local Ottumwa, Iowa, arcade that also happens to be the headquarters for the Twin Galaxies International Video Game High Score listings . ...

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  4. Names release in Ottumwa officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KCRG

    Authorities have released the name of the man who Ottumwa officers say they shot after he pointed a rifle at them. An Ottumwa Police Department news release Tuesday identified the man as 60-year-old Michael Heady Sr. The officers who shot him were identified as Sgt.

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  5. Names Released in Ottumwa Officer-Involved ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    It happened Saturday morning at the home at 416 Waverly Avenue. Officials were originally called there to put out a fire.

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  6. Police: Man holding rifle shot by Ottumwa police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Fairfield Ledger

    A DCI news release says Ottumwa police received a call about a house fire just before 9 p.m. Saturday. The caller also told police that a man was outside shooting a rifle into the burning home.

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  7. Community 1st Credit Union names Greg Hanshaw president, CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... established in 1936, serves more than 58,000 members. C1st has more than 200 employees and is headquartered in Ottumwa. The credit union has branches in Albia, Amana, Bloomfield, Cedar Rapids, Centerville, Chariton, Fairfield, Grinnell, Indianola, ...

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  8. Iowa DCI Investigating Officer - Involved Shooting in OttumwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... is Michael Heady. According to the Wapello County Accessors, Heady is the homeowner. The man was admitted into the Ottumwa Regional Medical Center. His condition is unknown. Neighbors say they aren't shocked to hear of the incident but say it was ...

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  9. Iowa DCI Investigating Officer Involved Shooting in OttumwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Osky News

    On June 25, 2016, at approximately 8:55 AM, a call came into the Ottumwa Police Department dispatch center in reference to a house fire at 416 Waverly Avenue in Ottumwa. The caller also stated that a male subject was outside shooting a rifle at the same house.

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  10. Clarence E. GrubbRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | Osky News

    ... Early on Clarence worked at the Chevrolet Dealership in Oskaloosa. In 1974, he went to work at John Deere in Ottumwa. He retired from there in 2004, after 30 years of service. In retirement he worked part time at Interpower in Oskaloosa. Clarence ...

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  11. Iowa DCI investigating officer involved shooting in Ottumwa, IARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Here you will find viewer and WVVA staff submitted photos of flood damage that occurred on June 21-24, 2016. Here you will find viewer and WVVA staff submitted photos of flood damage that occurred on June 21-24, 2016.

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  12. Martin 60th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | The Times

    ... were married June 24, 1956 in Streator. Parents of the couple are the late Forrest L. Martin and Ada B. Walters of Ottumwa, IA and the late James W. and Lola M. Woodward of Streator. They have three children, Mark A. (Beverly Masley) Martin, ...

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  13. Van Buren Foundation receives $223,000 bequestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... 1925 in Fairfield and graduated from Fairfield High School in 1942. She attended the Iowa Success Business School in Ottumwa. She worked 23 years as a program assistant with the Van Buren County ASCS office, retiring in 1985. Prior to that, she ...

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  14. U.S. National Video Game TeamA co-owner featured in new filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | PR Log

    June 23, 2016 - PRLog -- In 1984, Ottumwa, Iowa's Tim McVey became the first gamer in history to score over 1 billion points on a video game. To honor his acheivement, he was awarded the key to the city and a civic day in his honor.

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  15. Lanphier named county fair queenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... torch to Chelsea Lanphier, daughter of Mary Bishop of Richland. She was chosen by a three-judge panel that included Ottumwa resident Staci Pester and Bloomfield residents Linda and Gary McConnell. The six queen candidates were all asked the same ...

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  16. Classic arcade game documentary 'Man VS Snake' released to the publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Examiner.com

    ... video game player in history to score over 1 billion points of a video game as he toppled Rock Ola's Nibbler in an Ottumwa, Iowa video arcade. For his accomplishment, he was awarded with an arcade game, the key to the city and the first and ...

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  17. What RAGBRAI is aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Watch out! RAGBRAI is coming to southeast Iowa, making overnight stops at Ottumwa, Sigourney, Washington and ending at Muscatine! I hear that RAGBRAI people do a lot of wild parties. Have you heard that, or similar statements? I have, and just how much of this do I really know? Do I hear such statements, and then repeat it to someone else without really knowing if it is true? Isn't doing so spreading gossip? I have been making RAGBRAI for 23 years as a support for my wife, Lucille "Lucy," and other riders.

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  18. Ronald Lee SchlarbaumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... in El Segundo, CA for a brief time, then returned to Fairfield, IA where he lived while attending school in Ottumwa, IA for electronics engineer. After completing school he secured a job at a budding company called Hewlet Packard, in Loveland, ...

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  19. LISCO selected by city of Knoxville for fiber optic expansion LISCO...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... contract is the most recent for LISCO, which has similar arrangements in Fairfield, Libertyville, Packwood, Ottumwa, Burlington, Fort Madison and Mt. Pleasant. In all cases, the city and/or county government took the initiative to provide fiber ...

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  20. ARRAY(0x11204408)Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Fillmore County Journal

    ... foster homes when their father was not able to care for them. She grew up between the Burlington, Bloomfield, and Ottumwa areas in Iowa. In 1949, she moved to Plainfield, Iowa, where she worked as a nanny and lived above the drug store. It was at ...

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