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  1. Ottumwa Generating Station providing cleaner energy for Iowans...Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Alliant Energy's Iowa utility recently completed projects at the Ottumwa Generating Station that are reducing emissions and making Iowa's air cleaner. Local and state leaders, labor partners and project contractors joined OGS co-owners Alliant Energy and MidAmerican Energy to celebrate the completion of a $491 million comprehensive air quality control project and other efficiency upgrades at the facility.

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  2. Ottumwa's Mark Hanson named 'Principal of the Year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Home

    It was all smiles at Ottumwa High School on Wednesday afternoon as Principal Mark Hanson was recognized at the 2015 Iowa Secondary Principal of the Year during a school wide assembly. "It's always been my desire and my goal to try and represent this school district, this school, my students, [and] my staff as well as I possibly can.

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  3. Crane Crew Gives Iowa Rescuers a LiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    ... on the Market Street Bridge had a crane right there," Miller said this morning. "They picked up our boat with three Ottumwa Fire Department firefighters right in it, and lowered it into the river. It was very impressive; I already called their ...

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  4. Jeanne C. Wiese 1924-2015Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Democrat

    ... enjoyed visits with family and friends, and good conversations. Survivors include sister, Carolyn Anderson of Ottumwa; brothers, David of Lincoln, NE and Max of Des Moines; 26 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters: ...

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  5. Ottumwa prepares for flood seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Home

    Workers are cutting a channel from the Kettle Creek outlet to the upper cell of the culvert that's underneath the Wapello Street Extension. They're doing this to help storm water get to the new pump station that's next to The Beach Ottumwa.

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  6. Construction crew turns into rescue crew that helped to save two fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Home

    ... two guys in the boat, so it fortunately for them, worked out really well," said Assistant Chief Mike Craff of the Ottumwa Fire Department. The fire department says neither man was wearing a life jacket, and that they're very lucky to not have any ...

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  7. Iowa lawmakers urge independent Bakken Pipeline environmental studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | KCRG

    ... Moines, Curt Hanson, D-Fairfield, Greg Heartsill, R-Melcher-Dalls, Ruth Ann Gaines, D-Des Moines, Mary Gaskill, D-Ottumwa, Jerry Kearns, D-Keokuk, Dan Kelley, D-Newton, Bob Kressig, D-Cedar Falls, Vicki Lensing, D-Iowa City, Zach Nunn, R-Altoona, ...

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  8. Cooksey funeral 2 p.m. Friday at Pekin High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... be 2 p.m. Friday at Pekin High School, with the Rev. Tim Hadley officiating. Burial will be in Shaul Cemetery in Ottumwa. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home in Ottumwa with the family present from 4-7 p.m. Thursday. ...

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  9. 24 hours of softball leaves Central 2-2Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Osky News

    ... second baseman Abbey Strajack (senior, Davenport, Assumption HS) and shortstop Paige Schreiner (junior, Ottumwa) each had RBI hits. Rock, who brought home a run with a walk in the fifth, drove in two more with her first homer of 2015 in the seventh. ...

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  10. E.B.F.H.S. Jazz Band Places 1st at Indian HillsRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Osky News

    On Saturday, February 28th, the Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont Jazz Band placed 1st in class 2A at the Indian Hills Jazz Festival in Ottumwa. Several members of the band earned Outstanding Soloist Awards for their solo performances: Emma Haselhuhn; tenor sax, Nathan McGinnis; drums, Jackson Voyles; bass, Andrew Hart; trombone, and Gage DeLaCruz; trumpet.

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  11. Gardners Gather For Early Planting TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Osky News

    The snow is melting and the temperatures are starting to inch their way towards more springtime weather, and with that comes spring fever. About a dozen people interested in gardening gathered at the ISU Extension Office to hear from Linda Spears, Master Gardner and Program Coordinator for the Ottumwa Community Garden, about getting the earliest start on your springtime seed planting.

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  12. Glenn Dale Wilson - Playle and Jones Family Funeral HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Home

    ... moved to Missouri in 1994. After moving to Missouri Glenn was employed with Cargill/Excel Foods, for 6 years in Ottumwa IA. In Glenn's spare time you could find him on the farm in Omaha Mo, taking care of cattle and his family. Glenn was and always ...

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  13. LifeLong Links to help older adults, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... Coordination Centers located throughout the state, including one at the Milestones Area Agency on Aging office in Ottumwa, serving Appanoose, Davis, Jefferson, Keokuk, Lucas, Mahaska, Monroe, Van Buren, Wapello and Wayne counties. From there, ...

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  14. League of Women Voters prepared for education topics at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Home

    ... going to be attending the Iowa Ag Summit in Des Moines instead of attending the forum. St. Rep. Mary Gaskill (D, Ottumwa) and St. Rep. Curt Hanson (D, Fairfield) have confirmed they will be attending, even though Hanson does not serve Wapello ...

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  15. Evaluating and explaining Chelsea Clintona s alias, a oeDiane ReynoldsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... reasons." Clearly it is not the case that Chelsea Clinton is from a royal family and wouldn't want to be seen in Ottumwa, Iowa for political reasons. If the celebrity doesn't want to be discovered, it's usually achievable. "If a celeb doesn't want ...

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  16. Red Cross reminder: Check smoke alarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... departments and community groups and has successfully installed nearly 3,500 smoke alarms in Centerville, Lake City, Ottumwa, Des Moines, Newton, Arlington, Nevada, Riverton and Dubuque. You can help people affected by disasters like home fires and ...

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  17. Medicare seminar March 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Fairfield Ledger

    "Welcome to Medicare" will be held from 4:30-6:30 p.m. March 12 in the Rural Health Center on the Indian Hills Community College's Ottumwa campus. The free seminar is offered by the state of Iowa's Senior Health Insurance Information Program and Milestones Area Agency on Aging for Iowans who want to learn about Medicare.

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  18. Ottumwa crews ready for late winter potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Home

    ... and try to get that done the day they call so we don't have a problem," said Robin Fitzsimmons, Supervisors of the Ottumwa Streets Division. Despite last year's preparation, city street crews still say this is still one of the busiest times of year ...

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  19. Longtime owner sells iconic Ottumwa restaurantRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The longtime owner of an iconic Ottumwa restaurant has sold the eatery after nearly 40 years of it being in the family name. Shirley McBeth, the woman in charge of the Canteen in Ottumwa, says she has transitioned ownership of the restaurant to Scott Pierce, an Ottumwa businessman.

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  20. Blood drive set March 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center has scheduled a blood drive from 2-7 p.m. March 10 in the Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building. To donate, call the Ottumwa Telerecruitment Department at 800-452-1097 or visit the website www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5032 to locate this drive.

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