Archive for December, 2015

Work to Begin Next Week on Red Rock Project Transmission Line

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 3:52 pm

Hydropower Fall 2015

Crews will begin working next week to clear foliage near Lake Red Rock in preparation for construction of an electric transmission line.

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Rita Ann Ryan

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 2:33 pm

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Rita Ann Ryan age 55 of Newton formerly of Albia on Saturday January 2nd at 10:30am at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Albia.

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IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth Part 4; Savings

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How do we do better at savings, and is it a good time to get a loan? In the fourth part of a ten part In Depth Series on Health and Wealth, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Heather Goode (GOOD) and Kim Friday, with Peoples Bank, Pleasantville.

Sanders Speaks to Crowd in Knoxville About Campaign Platform

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 1:03 pm

Bernie Sanders

Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders spoke to a crowd of 500 at Northstar Elementary in Knoxville Thursday morning.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – Year in Review: Knoxville Chamber of Commerce

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Board President Annie Leonard to talk about the events of the past year involving the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce.

Let’s Talk Pella – City of Pella Project Update

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 1:00 pm

City Administrator Mike Nardini discusses major projects completed in 2015 and beginning in 2016.

Columbia UMC Serving Meals To Go

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 10:44 am

The Columbia Methodist Church is offering a meals to go fundraiser on Thursday January 7th from 4-6pm.

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Blood Drive At Trinity Lutheran In Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 10:40 am

The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center will hold a blood drive at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Knoxville on Monday January 11th from 3-7pm.

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Dave Ramsey Class At Federated Fellwoship

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 10:37 am

Dave Ramsey’s 9 week class on his Bibically based money managements system titled “Financial Peace University” will begin Sunday at the Federated Fellowship Church form 6-8pm.

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Dishwasher/Oven

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 10:28 am

FOR SALE: built in dishwasher for $25, wall oven for $25…call 641-628-4880.

Blender

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 10:27 am

WANTED: stick blender…call 641-780-2096.

Appliances

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 10:26 am

FOR SALE: gas dryer, washer, refrigerator, and stove…call 641-944-5484.

Apartment For Rent

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 10:25 am

FOR RENT: 2 bedroom ground floor apartment with attached garage. Lawn care and snow removal provided…call 641-660-6553.

Bookshelf Speakers

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 10:24 am

FOR SALE: 2 Bose bookshelf speakers, compatable with any Bose radio player system…asking $50 call 641-628-3944.

Katie Vroom

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 8:02 am

Funeral services for Katie B. (Van Engelenhoven) Vroom age 97 of Pella will be Monday January 4th at 10:30 at the First Reformed Church in Pella, burial will be in the Oakwood Cemetery in Pella.

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Dec 31st Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 115 CALLS INCLUDING 10 911 CALLS.

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Thursday, December 31

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 7:58 am

Birthday Winner: Barry Romick
Anniversary Winners: Dustin & Bobbi Sedlock

Steven Bailey

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 6:47 am

Funeral services for Steven Bailey, age 60 of Knoxville, will be held Saturday, January 2nd at 2:00 pm at Williams Funeral Home in Knoxville.

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Core Feels Little Dutch Are in a Good Place Entering 2016

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 6:00 am

Resting at 7 – 0 exactly one-third of the way through their schedule, the Pella High boys’ basketball team is sitting pretty atop the Class 3A rankings and the Little Hawkeye Conference.

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Russell Woman Gets Probation for Incident in Marion County Involving Stolen Vehicle

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2015 at 6:00 am

Bowers, Melinda Dawn

A Russell woman received one year probation to charges that were filed after she fled the scene of an accident she had while driving a stolen vehicle in Marion County.

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