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KYOU-TV is the FOX-affiliated television station for the area of Southeastern Iowa and Northeastern Missouri. Licensed to Ottumwa, Iowa, it broadcasts a high definition digital signal on UHF Channel 15. The station can also be seen in Missouri on Cable One Channel 8 (with HD on Digital Channel 475) and in Iowa on Mediacom Channel 9 (in HD on Digital Channel 815).

KYOU first air date on television was June 2, 1986.

The KYOU Fox 15 News team gathers and reports “The News That’s Important to You”.

From Ottumwa to Bloomfield, Fairfield, Keosauqua, Kirksville, La Plata and beyond, we have experienced, hard-working news professionals working to keep you informed.

Often the Weather is the lead news story. Farmers and people in the cities all count on KYOU’s First Alert Weather App and our knowledgeable Meteorologist to keep you on top of the weather.
Each weeknight KYOU News at Nine has a different, special segment, that focuses on topics important to our viewers in Southeastern Iowa and Northeastern Missouri.With the only high definition television picture in the market, KYOU provides you the clearest radar images and we’re the first to let you know of weather troubles in our area.

Ottumwa and Kirksville are surrounded by opportunities in education like Indian Hills Community College, Maharishi University, Iowa Wesleyan College, and Truman State University. Additionally, they have rich work environments such as JBS, Cargill, John Deere, Pioneer, and Kraft Foods. Each city services their own airport as well as Amtrak. It’s with all these possibilities that Southeast Iowa and Northeast Missouri offer that makes the area such a unique place to live and visit as well as show to our viewers with KYOU News at Nine!

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