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Ottumwa

(ŏtŭm`wə, ō–), city (1990 pop. 24,488), seat of Wapello co., SE Iowa, on both banks of the Des Moines River, in a farm and coal area; inc. 1851. A commercial and industrial center, Ottumwa's economy is based on its meatpacking plant and a farm machinery industry. In the center of the city is a park developed from a reclaimed river bottom.
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South Ottumwa Savings Bank would like to extend our sincere appreciation to Tim for his years of service to our industry and want to wish him and his wife Judy all the best.'
The purpose of the project is to eliminate combined sewer overflows and basement backups for residents on the south side of the Des Moines River in Ottumwa. This area of the city has recorded more than 500 basement backups over a 10-year period.
In Methland's most illuminating scene, Lori Arnold emerges from serving a nine-year prison term to find that the meth economy she built in Ottumwa has been completely transformed, her own product supplanted by a purer variety shipped in bulk from California and Mexico.
The founders of Moms Off Meth were Judy Murphy, now a meth specialist with the Iowa Department of Human Services, and Cheryl Brown, director of the Crisis Center & Women's Shelter in Ottumwa. Salisbury had known Murphy before they both attained sobriety during the 1990s--Murphy well before Salisbury.
"Finding your way through the federal bureaucracy is never easy, and it's certainly a big difference from what I see day to day in Ottumwa," Milner, 31, says.
Some recyclers may find their yards getting cluttered, remarks Curt Spry of Al-jon, Ottumwa, Iowa, "so they need the baler to create space."
The previous generation of food experts' attempts to teach Jane and Joe Sixpack of Ottumwa how to eat better may not have worked.
Prepared by Baha Al-Shawwa, MD, Ottumwa Regional Health Center, Ottumwa, IA, and Mutasim Abu-Hasan, MD, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.
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(After all, the most infamous recent book scoundrels have worked not out of the New Jersey suburbs, but in Salt Lake City, Austin, Texas, and Ottumwa, Iowa.) Their turpitude lies very deep, and our few hints at explanations--even the lust for money--always leave one asking for more.
The lean team--consisting of representatives from the Air Force Materiel Command and Air Force Research Laboratory, both at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio; Warner Robins Air Logistics Center at Robins Air Force Base, Ga.; and Simpler Consulting, of Ottumwa, Iowa--was recognized for implementing procedures at the logistics center.