Archive for February, 2017

Firewood

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 10:07 am

FOR SALE: firewood…call 641-820-1509.

Lift Chair

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 10:07 am

WANTED: lift chair…call 218-0825.

Apartment For Rent

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 10:06 am

FOR RENT: upstairs 2 bedroom aprtment, water and garbage included no pets asking $465/month…call 641-891-2247.

Grandfather Clock

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 10:04 am

FOR SALE: grandfather clock with curio sides…asking $1200 call 641-780-8905.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 2-22-17

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 9:09 am

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Ash Wednesday Services

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 8:37 am

The Sacred Heart Catholic Church and the St. Anthony Catholic Church will hold Ash Wednesday Masses on Wednesday March 1st at 5:00pm at St. Anthony in Knoxville and at 7:00pm at Sacred Heart in Melcher.

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Shrove Tuesday Dinner

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 8:34 am

The Bussey United Methodist Church will hold a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on Tuesday February 28th from 5-7pm.

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Wednesday, February 22

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 8:01 am

Birthday Winner: Eric Bergum
Anniversary Winners: None

Knoxville Approves Promotional Grant Request for Slideways

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville City Council met in regular session on Monday.

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Pella Girls Secure Trip to State by Smothering Bombers

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 6:00 am

Photo by Mike Buchheit

Using suffocating defense and a scoring barrage in the first half, Pella’s No. 4 girls are heading to the Class 4A State Tournament for the second straight year after defeating Ballard 50-32 in a game heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Board of Directors Selected for New PACE Alliance in Pella

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Pella Area Community & Economic Alliance (PACE Alliance) announced their 2017 Board of Directors.

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New Knoxville VA Clinic Preparing to Open

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:58 am


The new Knoxville VA Outpatient Clinic is less than one month from opening its doors for business.

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Steals, Easy Baskets Propel Pella Christian Boys to District Title

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:57 am

The Pella Christian boys basketball team forced 28 Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont turnovers and rolled to a 69-43 class 2-A district championship victory in a game heard live last night on KNIA.

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Another Warm Record Falls During Extended Spring Blast

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:57 am

Another February temperature record has fallen in Marion County.

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Racing Right Around the Corner at the Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:56 am

The 2017 racing season is less than two months away at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Message Simple For Panther Boys In Postseason

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:55 am

One of the tougher assignments for any basketball team is to play an opponent in back-to-back games.

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Top Ranked Indianola Girls Head Back to State

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:55 am

The 5A top ranked Indianola girls earned a trip to Wells Fargo Arena for the third straight season and became the third Little Hawkeye Conference team to qualify for state with a 71-36 win over Sioux City East in their Class 5A Regional Final last night as heard live on the KNIA2 stream.

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Pella’s Ruth Struggles at State Bowling

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:55 am

Less than a week after posting a two-game series of 480 to qualify for the class 2-A boys state bowling tournament, Pella junior Jaden Ruth struggled to a 279 yesterday at Plaza Lanes in Des Moines.

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Pella Homeschool Students Competing at State Robotics Competition This Weekend

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:55 am

A group of students in Pella has been hard at work sharpening their skills in the world of robotics.

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Day Two of the Home Shopping Extravaganza Set for Today

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:54 am

The KNIA/KRLS Home Shopping Extravaganza will start day two today at 10 a.m. and run until 5 p.m.

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