Archive for May, 2015

May 31st Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 83 CALLS INCLUDING 9 911 CALLS.

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Knoxville City Council to Discuss Seat Belt Use for Golf Carts

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 6:00 am

Knoxville City Council

The Knoxville City Council will look to clarify rules regarding seat belt usage on golf carts driven within the city limits during their regularly scheduled meeting Monday.

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Galeazzi Finishes 16th At State Golf

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:59 am

Knoxville’s Ben Galeazzi finished in a four-way tie for 16th at the State Boys Golf Meet on Saturday.

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Knoxville Boys Soccer Falls To Norwalk In Sub State

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Boys Soccer Squad fell to Norwalk in the Class 2A Sub State yesterday 4-0.

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Pella Police Department Warns Pella Residents About Burglaries

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:59 am

Pella PD Cars

The Pella Police Department is warning local residents about a series of garage and vehicle burglaries that recently occurred in the northern part of Pella.

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Knoxville Elementary Students to Participate in Step-Up Day Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:58 am

Before elementary school students begin their summer vacation, they will participate in a Step-Up Day to get a preview of their next school year.

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Knoxville Softball Splits A Pair Of Games In Centerville

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Softball squad split its games on Saturday in Centerville.

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Attica Man Pleads Guilty to Sex Abuse Charges

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:56 am

Cunningham, Danny Ray Jr

An Attica man has changed in his plea in a sex abuse case.

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Swimming Not Recommended at North Overlook Beach

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:55 am

Recent sampling at the North Overlook Beach at Lake Red Rock has shown elevated bacterial counts.

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Update Provided on Attica-Pershing Sewer Project

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:54 am

Marion County Board of Supervisors Chairman Mark Raymie offered an update on the Attica-Pershing sewer project Tuesday during their regularly scheduled meeting.

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Lincoln Elementary Students Tour New Building Site Friday

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:53 am

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On the last day of school, Lincoln Elementary students got a preview of what their new home will look like.

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Reynolds Visits Weiler in Knoxville to Talk Job Growth, Labor Needs

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:52 am

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Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds spoke for half an hour with Weiler Products owner Pat Weiler before taking a tour of their Knoxville facility Wednesday.

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Free Sack Lunches Provided to Children in Pella

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:51 am

Children in Pella have access to a free sack-lunch this summer.

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Pesky Drizzle Causes Knoxville Raceway To Cancel Races

Posted: Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 5:47 am

For the fourth time in seven weeks, the Knoxville Raceway was forced to call off races due to rain.

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Darold Braida

Posted: Saturday, May 30th, 2015 at 6:52 pm

Darold Braida, 86, of Chariton, formerly of Honolulu, passed away May 30, 2015 at the Corydon Nursing and Rehab Center.

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Delbert Ripperger

Posted: Saturday, May 30th, 2015 at 5:23 pm

A Mass of Christian Burial for Delbert Ripperger, age 79 of Lacona, will be Wednesday, June 3 at 10:30 at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lacona.

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Ronald Van Rees

Posted: Saturday, May 30th, 2015 at 5:18 pm

Funeral services for Ronald Van Rees, age 73, of Des Moines will be held Tuesday, June 2 at 11 am at Meredith Drive Reformed Church in Des Moines.

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May 30th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Saturday, May 30th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 82 CALLS INCLUDING 6 911 CALLS.

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Saturday, May 30

Posted: Saturday, May 30th, 2015 at 7:56 am

Birthday Winner: Aaron Meinders
Anniversary Winner: None

Attica Man Pleads Guilty to Sex Abuse Charges

Posted: Saturday, May 30th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Cunningham, Danny Ray Jr

An Attica man has changed his plea in a sex abuse case.

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