Today's Front Page for July 23rd, 2017


Weather Advisory

…EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT
SATURDAY…

* TEMPERATURE…High temperatures of 90 to 100 and dew points in
the upper 60s to mid 70s will create heat index values of 100 to
110 degrees each afternoon through Saturday. In addition,
overnight low temperatures will be in the 75 to 80 degrees range
each night.

* IMPACTS…Prolonged exposure to heat and humidity may lead to
heat-related illness if precautions are not taken.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a DANGEROUS
SITUATION in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and
check up on relatives and neighbors.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.

Today's Local News

Posted: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 8:46 am

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Posted: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 6:00 am


The Knoxville Nationals were recently voted the second best motorsports event in the world according to a USA Today poll.

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Posted: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 5:59 am

Pella High School students will see many new changes when they return for class this fall.

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Posted: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 5:58 am

Pleasantville Emergency Services will be hosting a grain bin rescue class tomorrow at 1 p.m.

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Today's Local Sports

Posted: Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 at 5:49 am

We’ll be talking hoops on tonight’s edition of the Central College Radio Coaches Corner.

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Posted: Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 at 5:49 am

One of the best nights of racing in 2017 at the Knoxville Raceway saw a driver win for the first time in a long time, a charge to the front, and a driver start to peak into Nationals form.

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Posted: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Baseball Squad was one of the best hitting team not only in three-A this season but in the entire state.

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Posted: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Pella High softball team was without a single senior this summer, and hopes are that the playing time allotted to young players is the building block of the future.

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Today's Funeral Announcements

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