Archive for December, 2014

Betty C. Cain

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 5:33 pm

Services for Betty C. Cain, age 88 of Chariton, will be Saturday, January 3 at 1:00 p.m. at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton.

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Eloise Fern Bauer

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 4:33 pm

A Celebration of Life for Eloise Fern Bauer age 94 of Johnston formerly of Lacona will be Saturday January 3rd at 10am at the Pierschabcher Funeral Home in Lacona.

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IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth 3; Your Attorney

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 2:00 pm

How can our relationship with an attorney help us maintain and grow our wealth? In the third part of a ten part series on Health and Wealth, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jake Hughes, attorney with Johnson and Lane, Knoxville.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Dangers of Drunk Driving with KPD Chief Dan Losada

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada to talk about the dangers of drinking and driving and the importance of a designated driver.

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Let’s Talk Pella – City of Pella Year in Review

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

City Administrator Mike Nardini looks back at 2014.

Firefighters Battle Blaze at Wheel Estates in Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 11:31 am

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Firefighters from Knoxville City and the Knoxville Township Rural Fire Departments battled single digit temperatures and light winds as they worked to extinguish a trailer home fire at Wheel Estates this morning.

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Spotlight

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 10:26 am

FOR SALE: spotlight with stand…asking $300 call 641-218-9361.

Punch Bowl

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 10:25 am

FOR SALE: crystal punch bowl with 8 glasses…asking $20 call 563-260-9633

Wednesday, December 31

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 9:40 am

Birthday Winner: Sharon Poffenbarger
Anniversary Winner: None

December 31st Knoxville PD Report

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 8:30 am

The following criminal, traffic or civil charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

ARRESTS

   

     NAME   DOB  CHARGE   TIME   OFFICER

Silvers, Tony Shane  11-28-1876 Domestic Abuse   0655 hrs.  EMAL

 

   

CHARGES

 

Selmyhr, Salina Elise  09-26-1991 Failure to vaccinate dog  1759 hrs.  

 

 

CASES

 

14-1019  Domestic Abuse    

14-1020  Warrant – Marion County   

 

 

FIRE/RESCUE

 

0416:  KR paged to WNC.

1754:  KR paged to WNC.

2001:  KR paged to KHC for transfer back to WNC.

 

ACCIDENTS

 

 

 

CALLS FOR SERVICE

 

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December 31st Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 87 PHONE CALLS INCLUDING SIX 911 CALLS.

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December 31st Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 87 PHONE CALLS INCLUDING SIX 911 CALLS.

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Des Moines Man Pleads Not Guilty to Assault in Hamilton

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 6:00 am
Todd Kurth

Todd Kurth

A Des Moines man has pled not guilty to felony charges related to an October assault in Hamilton.

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Youth Prevailed in Eagles’ Girls’ Hoops First Few Contests

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 6:00 am

Their numbers a bit down from recent years, the Pella Christian girls’ basketball team entered the 2014-15 season with more question marks than answers.

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City of Pella Finishes Numerous Big Projects in 2014

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 5:59 am

Power Plant Demolition

The City of Pella saw major construction and deconstruction projects come to an end this year.

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A Lot Of Bright Spots For Knoxville Boys Basketball

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Boys Basketball Squad has had many bright spots this early season, in fact likely too many to list in a one minute story.

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Best Basketball Still Ahead for Lady Dutch

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 5:58 am

Surviving the first third of their schedule with a very respectable 6 – 2 mark, the Pella High girls’ basketball team is starting to get into a groove.

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Knoxville PD Encourages Using a Designated Driver

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 5:58 am

Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada wants citizens to remember to assign a designated driver for their festivities this New Year’s Eve.

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Tax Season Awaits on Other Side of New Year’s Eve

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 5:57 am

With the end of the year coming this week, that means tax season isn’t far behind.

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Personal Trainers Offer New Year’s Resolution Advice

Posted: Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 at 5:55 am

The turn of the new year often means new beginnings, but for many, keeping those new beginnings is a challenge.

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