Archive for March, 2016

IN DEPTH: Ag Part 4; Ag in the Classroom

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 2:00 pm

How are local farm related organizations and businesses working together to educate our children about agriculture with the Farm Bureau’s Ag in the Classroom? In the fourth part of a five part series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with the people at the Farm Bureau’s Ag in the Classroom event at the Vermeer Pavillion

Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 1:16 pm

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 27 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, FOUR MOTORIST ASSISTS, ONE EXTRA PATROL, TWO THEFTS, TWELVE ATTEMPTS AT PAPER SERVICE, ONE FOLLOW UP, ONE CAT, THREE DOMESTICS, ONE SUSPICIOUS PERSON, ONE PURSUIT, AND ONE ILLEGAL DUMP.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville- Tricia Worrall- HCI Hospice Care Services

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Tricia Worrall talks her new position as volunteer coordinator for HCI Hospice Care Services.

Let’s Talk Pella – School Budget

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling talks about the budget approved Monday, and the overall health of the district’s finances heading into fiscal year 2017.

Wagon Wheels/Baby Crib

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 10:15 am

FOR SALE: wagon wheels, horse silhouette, and a baby crib…call 641-891-4530.

Thursday, March 31

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 7:58 am

Birthday Winner: Susan Prather
Anniversary Winners: Theron & JoLee Mateer

Knoxville Man Allegedly Assaults Mother

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 6:00 am

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The Knoxville Police Department responded to a domestic abuse assault with injury at Colonial Terrace Mobile Home Park early yesterday afternoon.

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Pella High Boys’ Track Opens Outdoor Season Tonight

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 6:00 am

A stacked Pella High boys’ track and field team heads to Waukee this evening for their first outdoor meet of the season.

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Knoxville Girls Track and Field Opens 2016 At Clarke Tonight

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:59 am

After working out and running against themselves and the coaches stop watch day after day, the Knoxville Girls Track and Field Squad will finally get to see how they do against other competition rather than themselves.

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Gas Leak at West Jackson and North Valley Quickly Contained

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:58 am

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The Knoxville Fire and Police Departments responded to a gas leak at the corner of West Jackson and North Valley Drive yesterday morning.

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Pella Christian and PCM Boys Soccer Clash in Season Opener

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:58 am

Two area soccer teams, and two fierce rivals, will open up their seasons and square off on the soccer field weather pending this afternoon as the PCM Mustangs travel to play the Eagles of Pella Christian.

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Pella School Board Sets 2017 District Budget

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:57 am

The Pella School Board set their fiscal year 2017 budget during Monday’s regular meeting.

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Knoxville Hosts Pella In Girls Tennis Battle

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:57 am

After dropping their season opener on Tuesday, the Knoxville Girls Tennis Squad faces Pella at the Joel Tonda Tennis Courts in Knoxville this afternoon.

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Sexual Abuse Awareness Month

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:56 am

Lieutenant Aaron Fuller of the Knoxville Police Department tells KNIA/KRLS News April is Sexual Abuse Awareness month.

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Knoxville Boys Soccer Opens 2016 Against Centerville

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:55 am

Replacing one of the all-time great goal scorers in team history will not be easy for Coach Dylan Mick and the Knoxville Boys Soccer Squad.

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Summer Lunch Program Meeting

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:54 am

The steering committee of the Knoxville Summer Lunch program will hold a meeting this evening to share the progress they have made and the work that still needs to be done to get the program underway.

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Pella Historical Society Costume Exchange This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:53 am

Pella Historical Society is holding their annual Dutch costume exchange ahead of Tulip Time.

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Pleasantville Relay Teams Get Fast Start in Season Opener

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:52 am

With the Track and Field season getting started for the Pleasantville Trojan Boys Squad on Tuesday at Pella Christian, one area of the team has already distinguished themselves as potential consistent point scorers, the relay teams.

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Joni Ernst Representative to Visit Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:52 am

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Senator Joni Ernst’s representative will be in Knoxville on Friday.

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Pella Corporation Named 2016 Energy Star Partner of the Year

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at 5:51 am

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has selected Pella Corporation as one of eight businesses recognized as a 2016 Energy Star Partner of the Year for Outstanding Achievements in Energy Efficiency.

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