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  1. Voter question and answer session to be held in OttumwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Home

    ... a hot button issue. The Ottumwa Chapter of the League of Women Voter's has decided to take the issue head on. Wapello County Auditor Kelly Spurgeon has agreed to take questions next Monday starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Market on Main. "And of concern ...

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  2. Iowa law enforcement participates in 'Click It or Ticket' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Home

    Local law enforcement is out in force this week making sure everyone is buckled up. The Wapello County Sheriff's Office conducts surveys to see how many drivers are wearing their seatbelts. Chief Deputy Don Phillips says in the last few surveys, 90 ...

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  3. Buckeye Creek Watershed Project benefits ...Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Fairfield Ledger

    The success of the Buckeye Creek Water Quality Improvement and Flood Reduction Project in Wapello County underscores just how beneficial environmentally responsible land practices can be in Iowa.

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  4. National Weather Service surveying damage in Iowa after Sunday's stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | Home

    ... going to visit several counties in southeast Iowa to determine exactly what happened," said Josh Stevens, of Wapello County Emergency Management. "Sometimes radar doesn't indicate a tornado, but that doesn't mean a tornado wasn't present. Or they're ...

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  5. Eldon celebrating American Gothic DaysRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... games are planned from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the KD Center. Cardboard boat races will be at 3 p.m. at the Wapello County Fairgrounds. For information, call Shelly White at 641-777-8822. Registration for the bike ride starts at 6:45 a.m. at the ...

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  6. Search Warrants Lead to ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Osky News

    On Monday, June 09, 2014, officers from the Wapello County Sheriff's Department, Ottumwa Police Department, United States Drug Enforcement Administration, Iowa Department of Public Safety Division of Narcotics Enforcement, and the Southeast Iowa Inter-Agency Drug Task Force, executed search warrants at the following locations.

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  7. League of Women Voters to hold candidate forum ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Home

    The Iowa primary election is in less than a week, and the Ottumwa League of Women Voters is giving residents a chance to hear from the candidates of the only contested local race in Wapello County.

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  8. Regional roads in newest 5-year IDOT plansRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... one- or two-year-projects that address safety and condition needs. These projects include U.S. 63 in Wapello County from one mile south of U.S. 34 north to U.S. 34 in Ottumwa; Iowa 98 in Van Buren County from Leando to Iowa 16 with funding provided ...

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  9. Ottumwa man charged with sexual assault against teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Home

    ... arrested. He is charged with 3rd-Degree Sexual Abuse, a Class C felony. Troxel is currently being held in the Wapello County Jail on a $10,000 cash only bond.

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  10. Three Ottumwa fugitives now in police custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Home

    ... charging him with Second Degree Theft and Interference with Official Acts. Brown was transported to the Wapello County Jail on Wednesday, June 4, where he is currently being held on $5,300 bond. Around 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, Beau Brandi Simpson, 32, ...

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  11. Wapello County Historical Society celebrates Iowa Museum WeekRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    The week is dedicated to showcasing and raising awareness about area museums. "The goal of the week is to increase awareness in every community in as to what their local museum[s] bring to the community in terms of economic benefit from tourism dollars spent in restaurants and shops, hotel/motel tax revenue, revenue from goods and services ... (more)

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  12. Congressman Loebsack: aiports vital to economic developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Home

    ... in two phases and is looking to commit to the project by 2019. Though only a small population of Ottumwa and Wapello County use the airport, the businesses flying in and out are vital local employers. Expansion would only increase the airport's ...

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  13. National Weather Service surveying damage in Iowa after Sunday's stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | Home

    ... going to visit several counties in southeast Iowa to determine exactly what happened," said Josh Stevens, of Wapello County Emergency Management. "Sometimes radar doesn't indicate a tornado, but that doesn't mean a tornado wasn't present. Or they're ...

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  14. Epic Iowa Road Trip kicks off in OttumwaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Home

    ... asked for its industry partners across the state to submit invitations for stops. They were so impressed by Wapello County's proposal, they decided to begin the tour at Market on Main in Ottumwa. "Our goal is to help raise awareness of all the great ...

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  15. Three Ottumwa fugitives now in police custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Home

    ... charging him with Second Degree Theft and Interference with Official Acts. Brown was transported to the Wapello County Jail on Wednesday, June 4, where he is currently being held on $5,300 bond. Around 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, Beau Brandi Simpson, 32, ...

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  16. Iowa law enforcement participates in 'Click It or Ticket' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Home

    Local law enforcement is out in force this week making sure everyone is buckled up. The Wapello County Sheriff's Office conducts surveys to see how many drivers are wearing their seatbelts. Chief Deputy Don Phillips says in the last few surveys, 90 ...

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  17. Garr v. City of OttumwaRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... we reverse. In the 1940s, the federal government constructed an officers' club at 3105 North Court Road in Wapello County, Iowa. At some point, the club was remodeled into a residence. In 1971, the City of Ottumwa (the City) annexed the property and ...

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  18. Governor Branstad and Republican candidates kick off push to election in OttumwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Home

    ... which are stifling economic growth." The governor said he is confident the Republican Party can take Wapello County for the second election in a row, due to many of the candidates' ties to Ottumwa and the surrounding area. Both Chelgren and ...

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  19. Iowa June 3 Primary ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Home

    ... State Representative - House District 82 - Republican Party (Vote for one) Jeff Shipley 1,463 County Offices: Wapello County County Supervisor - Democratic Party (Vote for two) Greg Kenning - 1,319 Jerry L. Parker - 1,378 County Supervisor - ...

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  20. Wapello County Sheriff's Office asks for public's help in solving arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Home

    The Wapello County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's help for information related to an early Wednesday morning explosion in a garage in Agency, Iowa.

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