Archive for October, 2017

Pella Police Department Weekly Police Report 10/08/17 to 10/14/17

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 3:07 pm

The Pella Police Department engaged in the following activities during the week of October 08, 2017 to October 14, 2017:

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Sharon Mae (Bingham) Hoch

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 2:18 pm

A Celebration of Life Service for Sharon Mae (Bingham) Hoch, age 71 of Melcher-Dallas, will be held Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

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IN DEPTH: The Little Shop of Horrors

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

The Little Shop of Horrors is coming to Central College Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with theater professor C.D. Adamson and student actors Alex Kozikowska, from Beloit Wisconsin, Devin McCain, from Pella, Ben Rockswold, from Plato, Minnesota, and Noel Martin, from Solon.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Foundation Annual Gala

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with Katrina Nelson from the Knoxville Hospital and Clinic’s Foundation about their annual Gala which is coming up in November.

Let’s Talk Pella – Lake Red Rock Update

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Assistant Operations Manager at Lake Red Rock Josh Conrad discusses the extension of Volksweg Trail and how the US Army Corps of Engineers responds to disasters.

Knoxville Public Library Receives Grant for the Capital Campaign Expansion Project

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 11:21 am


The Knoxville Public Library’s “Connect to the Next Edition” capital campaign will be awarded a $425,000 Community Attraction and Tourism (CAT) Grant from the Enhance Iowa Program.

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Nancy Jo Galvin

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 9:37 am

A celebration of life service for Nancy Jo Galvin, age 68 of Knoxville, will be held Tuesday, October 17th at 2:00 pm at the Winfield Funeral Home in Knoxville.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 10-16-17

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 8:31 am

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Tassel Ridge Winery Weekly Anniversary Grand Prize Winners

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 8:01 am

Monday, October 16

Bob & Robin Roush

Monday, October 16

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 7:58 am

Birthday Winner: Dan Findley
Anniversary Winners: Gary & Janet Crozier

Sunday, October 15

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 7:55 am

Birthday Winner: David Wolfe
Anniversary Winners: Bryan & Gina Vander Wall

Delmer Leroy Currier

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Funeral service for Delmer Leroy Currier, age 86 of Monroe, will be held Tuesday, October 17th at 10:30 am at the First Baptist Church in Monroe.

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Cecelia A. Sneller

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Funeral services for Cecelia A. Sneller, age 71 of Pella, will be held Thursday, October 19th at 1:30 pm at the United Methodist Church in Pella.

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Pella Christian 3-1 While Knoxville Is 3-2 At Panther Invitational

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian was able to get into the championship bracket while Knoxville won the consolation bracket at the Panthers Volleyball Invitational on Saturday.

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PCM Volleyball Ends Regular Season at Fairfield Tournament

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 5:52 am

The PCM volleyball team went 1-2 against good competition at a tournament in Fairfield this Saturday to wrap up their regular season.

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Soggy Saturday Continues Trend of Drought-Busting Rains

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 5:01 am

A soggy Saturday provided much needed drought relief throughout the region.

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Knoxville City Council to Review Updating Community Survey

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 5:00 am


The Knoxville City Council will meet in regular session today. The council will consider a resolution for adopting a lease agreement between the City of Knoxville and Paws And Pals Dog Park.

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Rain Can’t Stop Residents from Enjoying Annual Knoxville Township Rural Fire Pancake Feed

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 4:59 am


Despite the rain Knoxville residents filled the Knoxville Township Rural Fire Department during the department’s annual Pancake Feed.

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Large Crowds Turn Out for First Pella Fire Department Breakfast Raising Funds for Lung Disease Research

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 4:59 am

Lines of people filled the Pella Fire Station to take tours and meet firefighters for the department’s first annual pancake breakfast Saturday.

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Feed The Farmers Day to be held Saturday

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 4:58 am


The Pleasantville FFA and along with Smith Fertilizer and Grain will be hosting a Feed the Farmer Day Saturday.

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