Archive for July, 2016

Congressman Loebsack Visiting 3M

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:56 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack will tour 3M facilities and meet with staff on Monday.

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Central College Hosts Food for Fun Camp

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:55 am

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Kids from around the area had the chance to learn all about food at Central College this week.

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Knoxville Library Book Sale to be Held During Nationals

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:54 am

The Friends of the Knoxville Public Library are holding a book sale during Knoxville Nationals.

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Unite Midwest Announces Night of Worship with Bethel Music Artists

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:53 am

Unite Midwest is holding their second annual Night of Worship tonight at 8:00 pm at the Pella High School football stadium.

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Warren County Fair Heats Up with Weekend Activities

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:52 am

The Warren County Fair reaches its peak today with more shows, arts, events and entertainment.

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Jayci Vos Selected Awarded 3rd Team All-State Honors for PCM

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:52 am

A .341 batting average to go along with 29 hits, four home runs, 20 RBI, 10 stolen bases, a .451 on base percentage, and a 1:1 strikeout/walk ratio were all factors in PCM Mustang softball player Jayci Vos being selected to the 3rd Team All-State for class 3A.

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Progress Seen In MD Baseball Program In 2016

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:52 am

Four wins.

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Pleasantville Softball Athletes Selected For All-State Honors

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:52 am

Due to her outstanding sophomore season, Pleasantville Trojan Softball shortstop Andie Sowers has been honored with 3rd team All-State Honors for class 2A.

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Central Men’s Track Lists Four on All-Academic Team

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:50 am

A quartet of Central men’s track and field athletes were named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Team.

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Nationals Prep And National Sprint League Highlight Busy Night At Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:48 am

Tonight is the final tune up for the 360 drivers before the 26th Annual Arnold Motor Supply 360 Nationals at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Pella Falls in State Semis for Second Straight Season

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 4:39 pm

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A fast start for the Carlisle Wildcats coupled with Dutch defensive struggles early led to another semifinals loss for the Pella baseball team.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville- DNR Officer Eric Hoffman- Turtle Trapping Legislation

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville DNR Officer Eric Hoffman discusses new legislation creating a season for turtle trapping in Iowa.

Let’s Talk Pella – Private College Week

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Carol Williamson, Director of Admissions at Central College, previews Iowa Private College Week August 1-5.

Pleasantville Baseball Squads State Tournament Journey Comes to a Close

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 6:01 am

A cinderella run through the postseason making it all the way to the State Semifinals came to a close last night for the Pleasantville Baseball Team last night after a 7-1 loss to Kuemper Catholic in a game heard live on AM 1320 and FM 95.3 KNIA.

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3M in the Midst of Transition

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 6:00 am

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3M is in the process of transitioning into the production of high-strength, durable industrial purpose tape.

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Pella Aims to Control Carlisle Bats in State Semifinals Today

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 5:59 am

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The Little Dutch baseball team will have to contain one of the best offensive teams in Class 3A baseball if they will return to the state championship game for the second time in program history.

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Ag in the City Takes Over Downtown Pella

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 5:59 am
Secretary of Ag Bill Northey addresses a crowd at Thursdays in Pella.

Secretary of Ag Bill Northey addresses a crowd at Thursdays in Pella

Agriculture took over downtown Pella for the final Thursdays in Pella of 2016.

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Legislation for Turtle Trapping Season Focused on Population Health

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 5:58 am

Changes are coming to turtle trapping in Iowa.

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Two More Eagles’ Baseball Juniors Made Coach Johnson Proud in 2016

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 5:58 am

It’s been well documented this summer that Pella Christian’s baseball team surprised a few folks with their talent despite holding some question marks when the season started.

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Iowa Private College Week Allows Students to Explore Multiple Institutions Next Week

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2016 at 5:57 am

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High school students will visit Central College next week to learn about private colleges.

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