Archive for November, 2017

IN DEPTH: Sex Offender Sting

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Marion County Law enforcement recently engaged in a sting operation that took sexual predators seeking juveniles off our streets.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Marion County Attorney, Ed Bull.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – City of Knoxville Audit

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with Knoxville City Manager Aaron Adams about the City of Knoxville’s Audit which was recently released.

Let’s Talk Pella – It’s a Wonderful Life

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

The Union Street Players preview their upcoming production of It’s a Wonderful Life Dec. 1st through the 10th.

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9ft Lighted Christmas Tree

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 11:17 am

For sale: 9ft Lighted Christmas Tree, some lights not working.

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Free: Long Haired Dachshund, For Sale: Black Leather Coat

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 10:32 am

For free: Long haired Dachshund. About 5 years old, good with kids, loves being outdoors.
For sale: Black leather coat. Size 3X. – $30

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 11-30-17

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 9:02 am

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Thursday, November 30

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 7:54 am

Birthday Winner: Dana Lavin
Anniversary Winners: None

Taking 3s At The Right Time For Knoxville Boys Key To Succsess

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 6:00 am

The three point shot will be a key part of the Knoxville Boys Basketball offense this season.

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Pella, Pleasantville Wrestlers Open Season Tonight

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Pella and Pleasantville head to Colfax-Mingo tonight to open their 2017-2018 wrestling season.

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Pella Christian Girls Hopeful to Start Conference Basketball Season on Right Foot

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:57 am

The Pella Christian girls basketball team is aiming to start the conference season strong when they travel to Oskaloosa tomorrow.

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PCM Wrestling Has New Coach, Same Expectations

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:52 am

The success built up over the years for the PCM Mustang wrestling team gives the team high expectations of success at the state meet, and that will not not go away despite the presence of a new head coach.

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Melcher-Dallas Girls Working Through Tough Start To Season

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:52 am

While the Melcher-Dallas Girls Basketball Squad is 0-2 on the season with two lopsided loses to Pride of Iowa Conference teams, Coach John Suntken hopes the first two games are just due to the fact many of the girls, who are freshmen or making their first varsity appearance, are just working through nerves.

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Central Splits Season Opening IIAC Doubleheader

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:50 am

Central travelled to Decorah last night for an Iowa Conference basketball doubleheader with Luther, and the women dropped the opener while the men won the nightcap.

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Nobody Injured When Semi Collides With Iowa DOT Vehicle

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:01 am


An Iowa Department of Transportation plow and a semi hauling hogs collided in the westbound lane of Highway 163 near exit 40 in Pella just before 11:30 Wednesday morning.

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Two Year Anniversary of Grand Theater Reopening is Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:00 am


Tomorrow will mark the second anniversary since the Grand Theater in Knoxville was reopened following its closing in 2012.

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Lockdown Wednesday Morning at Pella High

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 4:59 am

From the Pella Police Department:

On November 29, 2017, at approximately 10:55 a.m. the Pella Police Department received a 911 call concerning a potential threat near Pella Community High School.

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Tickets Go On Sale Tomorrow for the “Puttin on the Ritz” New Year’s Variety Show

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 4:58 am


Tickets will go on sale Friday for the “Puttin on the Ritz” New Year’s variety show.

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Union Street Players Present It’s a Wonderful Life Through December 10th

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 4:57 am

Union Street Players are bringing a Christmas Classic to the stage for their holiday production.

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Festival of Tables and Trees to begin Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 4:56 am

The Festival of Tables and Trees begins tomorrow at Webb Shadle Memorial Library in Pleasantville.

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Dollars for Scholars Holding Fundraiser and Eagles-Dutch Basketball Games Dec. 8th

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 4:55 am

Dollars for Scholars is raising funds for scholarships at both Pella and Pella Christian basketball games this winter.

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