Archive for March, 2018

Marion County Sheriff’s Report 3-31-18

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 9:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 24 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

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Gusty Winds Through Overnight, Frigid Start to East Sunday in Forecast

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 9:00 am

A wind advisory is in place for most of Iowa today as breezy conditions are expected.

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Pella, Pella Christian Girls Soccer Teams in Opening IGHSAU Rankings

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 5:59 am

The two high school girls soccer teams in the Tulip City will start the season in the Iowa High School Girls Athletic Union preseason rankings.

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Knoxville Boys Golf Sweeps Triangular; Girls Fall To Clarke In Season Opener

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Boys Golf Squad won a triangular over West Central Valley and Clarke yesterday at Pine Knolls Golf Course.

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53rd Panther Relays Are Today

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 5:57 am

The 53rd Panthers Relays are today at Randy Wilson Track in Knoxville.

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Pleasantville Boys Golf Look to Climb in Pride of Iowa

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 5:52 am

With plenty of experience on the Pleasantville boys’ golf team the Trojans will look to make a leap in the Pride of Iowa Conference.

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City of Pella to Hold Spring Cleaning Next Week

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:59 am


Spring cleanup week is set to begin next week.

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Update to Knoxville Raceway Tax Break in Iowa Senate

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:58 am

An update Knoxville Raceway tax break has once again been introduced to the Iowa State Senate.

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Bison Who Survived Direct Lightning Strike Five Years Ago Dies at Neal Smith Refuge

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:57 am

Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

A popular bison that gained national attention at the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge in Prairie City for surviving a direct lightning strike has died.

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Wisconsin Man Arrested for Failing to Register as Sex Offender

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:56 am

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Wisconsin man living in Pleasantville for failing to register as a sex offender.

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Pella Public Library Hosting Next Event in Culture Series April 9

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:55 am

The Pella Public Library is hosting the next event in their culture night series with a focus on Japan.

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Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunts Today in Knoxville and Pella

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:54 am

Easter Egg Hunts will be taking place today across Marion County.

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Pella Christian Alum Returning to Share Poetry About Healing

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:53 am

A Pella Christian alumnus is coming back to the community to share poetry.

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Marion County Pheasants Forever Banquet Tonight

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:52 am

The 31st annual Pheasants Forever banquet will be held tonight at Dyer-Hudson Hall on the Marion County Fairgrounds.

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Iowa Historian to Present About KKK, Anti-German Sentiment in Early 20th Century

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 4:51 am

An Iowa social historian is returning to Central College on Thursday, April 5th for two lectures.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:26 pm

Self-propelled brush cutter – $250

Power generator – $200

4    5-10 rims – $100

Pop up camper $2,500

660-216-3715

For Sale

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:19 pm

Hospital bed, Water softener

891-6881

 

For Sale

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:18 pm

Futon – $50

641-205-8200

Wanted

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:17 pm

55 gallon burn barrels

641-990-6628

For Sale

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:15 pm

Evenflo car seat, front and rear facing, car seat fastens with regular car seat strap, also has straps on car seat that clip to floor anchors,

for child 5-40 lbs, 19”-40” height, – $10

641-842-2342