|Trump rebuffs coal industry; CEO claims promise brokenOttumwa Courier / 35 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has rejected a coal industry push to win a rarely used emergency order protecting coal-fired power plants, a decision one executive said breaks a personal promise from President Donald Trump to take the extraordinary…
|The Latest: US diplomat warns Afghan gov't it has much to doOttumwa Courier / 42 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and US policy in Afghanistan (all times local):
|10 Things to Know for TodayOttumwa Courier / 44 min. ago more|
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
|The Latest: 42 injured in train crash; None life-threateningOttumwa Courier / 1 h. 5 min. ago more|
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a commuter train in suburban Philadelphia (all times local):
|World reacts to Trump's speech on new Afghanistan strategyOttumwa Courier / 1 h. 23 min. ago more|
Global reaction to President Donald Trump's speech on the new U.S. strategy in Afghanistan:
|Analysis: Trump promises victory, but his plan is murkyOttumwa Courier / 1 h. 37 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is vowing to win what has seemed to be an unwinnable war.
|Trump's Afghanistan strategy makes new demands on IndiaOttumwa Courier / 2 h. 14 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON (AP) — Laying out his new Afghanistan war strategy, President Donald Trump reissued old demands on neighboring Pakistan to eliminate militant sanctuaries. Less expected: an entirely new warning to close U.S. partner India to provide more economic aid.
|USS McCain crash is 4th Navy accident in Pacific this yearOttumwa Courier / 2 h. 37 min. ago more|
The commander of U.S. naval operations has ordered a comprehensive review to get to root causes after the collision this week between a Navy destroyer and an oil tanker near Singapore.
|Questions on immigration, race follow Trump to ArizonaOttumwa Courier / 2 h. 50 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trying to recapture the Republican fervor that helped put him in office, President Donald Trump travels to Yuma, Arizona, on Tuesday to visit the nation's southern border and to Phoenix to rally thousands of supporters in a…
|Posers or terrorists? Deaths put spotlight on neo-Nazi groupOttumwa Courier / 3 h. 20 min. ago more|
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The friendship of the four young roommates — though cemented in the dark trappings of an obscure neo-Nazi group called Atomwaffen Division — never seemed destined for bloodshed.
|The Latest: Afghan government applauds Trump speechOttumwa Courier / 3 h. 22 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and U.S. policy in Afghanistan (all times EDT):
|Trump vows continued fight in Afghanistan; reversing stanceOttumwa Courier / 3 h. 26 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON (AP) — Reversing his past calls for a speedy exit, President Donald Trump recommitted the United States to the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, declaring U.S. troops must "fight to win." He pointedly declined to disclose how many more troops…
|Officials: 33 injured in suburban Philadelphia train crashOttumwa Courier / 3 h. 38 min. ago more|
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — More than 30 people were injured when a train crashed into another train that was parked at a station in suburban Philadelphia.
|The Latest: Car strikes 2 women watching eclipse, 1 diesOttumwa Courier / 3 h. 44 min. ago more|
The Latest on the total solar eclipse crossing the U.S., from Oregon to South Carolina (all times EDT):
|Bracewell, Nunez lift Nashville over Iowa 7-0 - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 10 h. 37 min. ago more|
Bracewell, Nunez lift Nashville over Iowa 7-0Ottumwacourier(AP) -- Renato Nunez doubled and singled, and Ben Bracewell allowed just four hits over six innings as the Nashville Sounds defeated the Iowa Cubs 7-0 on Monday. Bracewell (4-2) struck out five to pick up the win. In the bottom of the first, Nashville ...and more »
|Warrior men seek exciting soccer season - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 13 h. 4 min. ago more|
OttumwacourierWarrior men seek exciting soccer seasonOttumwacourierOTTUMWA — It may have just been an exhibition match on Saturday. By the end of the season, winning or losing against St. Ambrose's junior varsity team won't remain in the record books of the Indian Hills men's soccer program. With under five minutes ...
|Historic aircraft offer rides at Fly Iowa - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 13 h. 14 min. ago more|
OttumwacourierHistoric aircraft offer rides at Fly IowaOttumwacourierOTTUMWA – Sierra Aeronautics says you can take your phone with you on a helicopter ride, but only if it's secured by a strap to your body. And, no, you can't use a selfie stick. Several companies will offer rides on various aircraft at Fly Iowa this ...
|William Edward Bryant Jr. - Fairfield LedgerGoogle News / 18 h. 53 min. ago more|
Fairfield LedgerWilliam Edward Bryant Jr.Fairfield LedgerCards and memorials can be sent to: William Bryant 2514, Glasgow Road, Fairfield, Iowa 52556. William Edward Bryant Jr. was born July 28, 1941, in Ottumwa, Iowa to William Edward and Marion Louise (Stewart) Bryant. He married Anola Irene Saner on ...
|Will it rain on the eclipse parade? - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 1 d. 18 h. 25 min. ago more|
OttumwacourierWill it rain on the eclipse parade?OttumwacourierOTTUMWA — Southeast Iowa needs rain, no question. But it could have picked less interesting days to fall. The Great American Eclipse is almost here. On Monday, residents across the country will watch as a total eclipse tracks from coast to coast ...and more »
|Marvin StekOttumwa News / 3 d. 7 h. 20 min. ago more|
Marvin Stek, 73, of Oskaloosa died Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at his home in rural Oskaloosa. He was born Tuesday, July 4, 1944, in Oskaloosa, the son of Herman and Mildred Goodman Stek.
|AMA pilots jet into town - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 4 d. 18 h. 20 min. ago more|
OttumwacourierAMA pilots jet into townOttumwacourierOTTUMWA — More than 30 pilots and crew have registered with the AMA Foundation to be part of Fly Iowa in a week, but organizer Joel Wilson expects 60-75 pilots from all over the country to show up. The Academy of Model Aeronautics Foundation Jet ...
|Latest Drought Monitor adds extreme drought to southern IowaOttumwa News / 4 d. 20 h. 4 min. ago more|
Drought conditions in parts of southern Iowa have deteriorated since last week's Drought Monitor update. Extreme drought, shown in red, now exists near Ottumwa, as well as south of Des Moines.
|Iowa salutes retiring Ottumwa sergeant - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 7 d. 13 h. 43 min. ago more|
OttumwacourierIowa salutes retiring Ottumwa sergeantOttumwacourierA release from the Iowa National Guard states that McDavitt enlisted in the US Army in September 1988 and shipped out to Basic Combat Training after graduating from Ottumwa High School. He joined the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) in Fort ...
|Ramona K. HaynesOttumwa News / 7 d. 18 h. 18 min. ago more|
Ramona K. Haynes 70 of Mt. Pleasant passed away on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at Pleasant Manor Care Center in Mt.
|Catch Justin Moore's Appearance Again On Jimmy Kimmel LiveOttumwa News / 10 d. 14 h. 36 min. ago more|
Chart-topping country crooner Justin Moore made his return to 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on Tuesday, August 1, and the episode will repeat again Friday, August 11. Tune in to catch Moore perform his latest Top 10 hit single "Somebody Else Will" at 11:35pm ET / 10:35 pm CT on ABC . "Somebody Else Will" is the PLATINUM-selling artist's follow-up to his sixth No.
|Good Sam plans eclipse party - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 11 d. 13 h. 9 min. ago more|
Good Sam plans eclipse partyOttumwacourierOTTUMWA — The upcoming solar eclipse won't quite cover the sun over Ottumwa, but the 95 percent coverage should still make for a good show if you can take in the sight safely. The Good Samaritan Society in Ottumwa is opening the doors of the Lodge, ...
|Fly Iowa impressed with Ottumwa enthusiasm - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 12 d. 16 h. 7 min. ago more|
OttumwacourierFly Iowa impressed with Ottumwa enthusiasmOttumwacourierOTTUMWA — “I want to emphasize one point about Fly Iowa,” says Chuck McDonald, an advisor for Iowa Aviation Promotion Group. “It's a community event that happens to take place at the airport.” Each year IAPG selects a different Iowa city to host the ...
|Jimmy Kimmel Live Skit Featuring Justin Moore Earns Emmy NominationOttumwa News / 18 d. 18 h. 2 min. ago more|
Chart-topping, ACM award-winning artist Justin Moore's performance in a "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" skit landed an Emmy nomination in the Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics category for "The Ballad of Claus Jorstad ." The spoof was written by Jimmy Kimmel and Gary Greenberg.
|Remodel will temporarily close Ottumwa ALDI - OttumwacourierGoogle News / 19 d. 12 h. 8 min. ago more|
OttumwacourierRemodel will temporarily close Ottumwa ALDIOttumwacourier“The Ottumwa store, located at 940 Quincy Ave., is scheduled to be remodeled [by] fall, as part of our $1.6 billion nationwide plan to enhance more than 1,300 US stores,” Rob Jeffries, a division vice president for ALDI, said in a previous Courier article.
|Barnhart-Roach ReunionOttumwa News / 20 d. 18 h. 2 min. ago more|
Thirty family members attended: Elder Clara Agnes Barnhart Swihart, Joyce Perkins, Larry and Donna Wilson, friends JoEllen Kealing and children Brooklyn, Hayleigh and Kaylee, all from Batavia; Bea Wilcox from Las Vegas; William Shields of Fairfield; Dixie Mooney of Ottumwa; Teena Roush, Teresa Rhone and daughter Sunni of Newton; David, Denise and Brandon Beyer of Pella; Elaine Bolinger of Sharpsburg; Evelyn Jackson and Sandra White of Grand River; Gary and Joy Barnhart of Garden Grove; James and Jen Ehrlich and children Kadrian and Atreya of Unionville, Missouri; and Mary, D.J., J.D. and Brittany Hartman of Columbia. Clara Agnes Barnhart Swihart's son, Clinton "Tony" Anthony Shields died Dec. 19, 2016.
|Frog Legs' Second Generation Caster Wheels Built to Provide a Smoother RideOttumwa News / 26 d. 13 h. 30 min. ago more|
"This time we looked at a different type of manufacturing process than machining aluminum," says Mark Chelgren, founder of Frog Legs Inc, in a media release. "Injection molding allowed us to have a much more complex shape and carbon fiber composites really gave us advantages in what our design parameters could be."
|Fairfield man to deliver Guinness awardsOttumwa News / 27 d. 16 h. 39 min. ago more|
Fairfield resident Walter Day holds a certificate from Guinness World Records. He will personally deliver 13 of these awards around the country and around the world to leaders in the science fiction industry.
|Burn Ban in IowaOttumwa News / 27 d. 18 h. 49 min. ago more|
A burn ban is in effect in Ottumwa and all of Wapello County since last Wednesday. Crawford County put up an open ban last Thursday and Plymouth County's ban took effect on Saturday.
|Richardsons celebrating wedding anniversaryOttumwa News / 27 d. 18 h. 49 min. ago more|
A card shower is planned for the Richardsons. Cards can be sent to them at 32731 325th St., Richland 52585.
|Indians Hills To Hold Introduction To AviationOttumwa News / 29 d. 6 h. 13 min. ago more|
Young people looking for an introduction to the field of aviation should plan to attend the 2017 Aviation Youth Rally on Aug. 5 at the Indian Hills Community College North Campus, located at the Ottumwa Airport. The day's events will run from 8 a.m. to noon.
|Virgil Bonner Sept. 8, 1926 - July 17, 2017Ottumwa News / 29 d. 10 h. 32 min. ago more|
A celebration of life service for Virgil L. Bonner, 90, of Estherville, formerly of Ottumwa, was held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 22, 2017, at VFW Post 3388 in Estherville with Pastor Doug Burton officiating. Interment will be held at a later date at Oak Hill Cemetery in Estherville.