Archive for January, 2018

Congressman Dave Loebsack’s District Representative to hold Office Hours Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, January 18th, 2018 at 4:54 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack will have a member of his staff in Marion County for open office hours tomorrow.

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New RACOM Tower Next to Pella Online for First Responders

Posted: Thursday, January 18th, 2018 at 4:53 am

Photo by RACOM Corporation

The new RACOM tower next to Pella is online.

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Beekeeping Classes Begin in a Week

Posted: Thursday, January 18th, 2018 at 4:52 am

“Beginning Beekeeping Classes” are just a week away.

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Raceway Tire and Exhaust Boosts Local Athletic Programs

Posted: Thursday, January 18th, 2018 at 4:51 am

Raceway Tire & Exhaust held the 3rd annual tire rolling contest during halftime of the Knoxville vs. Pella boys basketball game.

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College Basketball Scores

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 9:55 pm

Women
Simpson 89
Central 74

Men
Simpson 87
Central 93

American Legion Awards Flag Essay Contest Winners

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 2:45 pm


American Legion Post 89 in Pella recognized 5th graders in Pella for participating in the annual Flag Essay Contest.

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IN DEPTH: Remember the Holocaust

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 2:00 pm

The lessons of the holocaust need to be relearned every generation. A program coming to Pella will help remind us of those important lessons.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Brad Wilkening, with the Iowa Holocaust Council.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Suicide Prevention Task Force and Town Hall Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with Larissa Van Donselaar with Marion County Public Health about the Suicide Prevention Task Force and Town Hall Meeting coming up on January 25th.

Let’s Talk Pella – 725 Ministries

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Kristi Pingear and Tyler Weyers with 725 Ministries discuss the non-profit organization with a special purpose. Click here to learn more.

Echo Chainsaw, Aft Trailer, Small Generator

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 10:31 am

For sale: Echo Chainsaw – $100
Aft Trailer – $175
Small Generator

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Water Softener + Couch

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 10:30 am

For sale: Water softener, Couch

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Sewing Machine

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 10:29 am

For sale: Sewing Machine

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Marilyn Chandler

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 10:07 am

Funeral services for Marilyn Chandler, age 82, will be Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton.

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Wednesday, January 17

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 7:53 am

Birthday Winner: Allen Nichols
Anniversary Winners: Tom & Donna Romanco

Two Close Battles Go Pella’s Way in Red Rock Rivalry

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 6:00 am

Both Red Rock Rivalry basketball games weren’t decided until the fourth quarter last night, with Pella prevailing in both ends of the doubleheader heard on both KNIA and KRLS – 60-51 in the girls game and 65-57 in the boys contest.

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Pella Wrestlers Fall to Indianola

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 5:58 am

The Pella Wrestling team traveled to Indianola for a make-up of a previously postponed dual meet against the Indians last night and The Little Dutch fell 48-12.

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Melcher-Dallas Girls Win Again; Boys Fall Hard To Ankeny Christian

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 5:53 am

A win is a win, while not pretty Melcher-Dallas Girls Basketball Coach John Suntken will take another victory by his team this time over Ankeny Christian last night 43-37.

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Offensive Woes Lead to Cardinals Sweep Over Trojans

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 5:52 am

Scoring was at a premium last night for the Pleasantville Trojan boys and girls basketball teams last night at Central Decatur, where the squads were swept by the Cardinals 56-45 and 69-37 respectively.

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Wild Finishes Lead to Split for PCM Basketball Teams Against Gilbert

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 5:52 am

A pair of close games against the Tigers of Gilbert in Monroe last night led to a split for the PCM Mustang boys and girls basketball teams, with the boys winning 77-72 and the girls falling 59-58.

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Twin Cedars Swept By Moravia

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 5:51 am

Twin Cedars lost both games to Moravia last night as the girls fell 62-18.

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