Southeast Iowa Medical Directory 2020 - Page 10

OTTUMWA — City officials in Ottumwa are watching a case before the Iowa Supreme Court that could mean changes for a local law. Both Ottumwa and Des Moines have dangerous animal ordinances and, under some circumstances, both cities may declare dogs to be dangerous. The Des Moines city code includes pit bulls, American Staffordshire terriers and Staffordshire terriers as potentially dangerous animals. Ottumwa’s code prohibits pit bulls or crossbreeds. The Des Moines case focuses on Pinky, a dog that injured a neighbor’s cat in 2016. The city Southeast Iowa’s Best Newspaper Saturday, October 20, 2018 Matt Milner/The Courier It may feel early, but the holiday lights will be shining in Ottumwa Park in about a month. A small group of volunteers were setting up Friday morning, but there’s a lot of work to go. ORTHODONTIST Dwayne J. Patritto, DDS, MS, PLC 727 E. Pennsylvania Ottumwa, IA 52501 (641)682-8143 110 N. E Street Oskaloosa, IA 52577 (641)673-4120 WWW.DPORTHO.COM PHARMACY South Side Drug SALES & RENTALS • HOSPITAL EQUIPMENT Having a hard time remembering when and if you have taken your RX meds? SouthSide Drug has installed a new individual time and dose prepackaging system called Pak-My-Meds. It solves the problem! • FREE DELIVERY• M-F 8-8 Sat 8-6 & Sun 9-5 Medicare & Insurance Billing 337 Church St, Ottumwa • 641-682-3467 SUBSCRIBING MEANS MORE Your subscription to the Ottumwa Courier brings you MORE news and information, MORE value and MORE access than ever before! MORE ACCESS We provide print and digital access to our subscribers to keep you informed no matter where or when breaking news happens. Get Your Dog case could alter city code Des Moines case has potential to affect Ottumwa ordinance By MATT MILNER Managing Editor ON $2.00 IN LOCAL, A2 HISTORICAL MUSEUM PLANS BRIGHTER FUTURE IN SPORTS, B1 OHS FOOTBALL WINS FINAL GAME ’Tis the Season? Print and Digital Editions Android and iPhone Apps available Our commitment is to bring you MORE local news and information that matters to you – whenever and wherever you want it. 10