IN DEPTH: Feeding Hungry Kids in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

A group from Knoxville wants to make sure that children don’t go hungry at lunchtime this summer. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Verlin Goodyk, with the Knoxville: Food Youth Initiative.

IN DEPTH: Changes at Bos Landen

Posted: Thursday, May 25th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

There’s been some changes at a local golf club. What should we know? Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jay Davis, with Bos Landen Golf Club, Pella.

IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

What does one U.S. Senator think about the investigations into President Trump and his campaign’s relationship with the Russians, and more? Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Chuck Grassley, from New Hartford.

IN DEPTH: Decision Time for Pella Leaders

Posted: Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 at 2:00 pm

What are some of the challenges and opportunities that Pella faces in growing the housing market and attracting new residents? One of the challenges might surprise you. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Andrew Green, Professor of Political Science at Central College.

IN DEPTH: New Mercy Psychiatry Residency Program

Posted: Monday, May 22nd, 2017 at 2:00 pm

There’s a mental health care crisis in Iowa. What is one area organization doing about it, and what does it mean for us locally? Let’s go In Depth with Dr. Sasha Khosravi, Director of the Psychiatry Residency Program and Medical Director of Behavioral Health Services at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

IN DEPTH: Hypnosis Part 2

Posted: Friday, May 19th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

What’s hypnotism? How does it work, and what can it be used for? In the second part of a two part program on hypnotism, Dr. Bob gets hypnotized as he goes “In Depth” with Kim Molloy and her son Scott Molloy.

IN DEPTH: Hypnotism Part 1

Posted: Thursday, May 18th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

What’s hypnotism? How does it work, and what can it be used for? In the first part of a two part program on hypnotism, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Kim Molloy and her son Scott Molloy.

IN DEPTH: A Walk in the Woods

Posted: Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Wild geranium

It’s spring, and time for a walk in the woods.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Marion County Naturalist, Marla Mertz.

Green dragon

Jack-in-the-pulpit

Sweet William

IN DEPTH: Our Opioid Epidemic

Posted: Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

A listening post was held recently in Marion County so local officials and residents could discuss responses to our nation’s opioid epidemic. What do we need to know?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Peter Komendowski, President of A Partnership for a Drug Free Iowa, Staff Sgt. Adam Kilgore, Lt. Colonel Chuck Connors, and Sgt. Melissa Welsh, with the Iowa National Guard Counter-Drug Task Force, Kevin Vanderschel and Christie Kalkowski with the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Department of Justice, Dale Woollery, with the Governor’s office of Drug Control Policy, and Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt.

IN DEPTH: National Foster Care Month

Posted: Monday, May 15th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

It’s National Foster Care Month. What are some of the challenges and joys of foster care and adoption?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Scarlett and Craig Ford, Pella.

IN DEPTH: New Legislation Protects Sanitation and Utility Workers

Posted: Friday, May 12th, 2017 at 1:30 pm

A local man was successful in getting state legislation passed that will make our trash, recycling and utility workers more safe as they do their jobs.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Lyle Vander Meiden, with Midwest Sanitation and Recycling.

IN DEPTH: The Passing Zone!

Posted: Thursday, May 11th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

World-class entertainment is coming to Knoxville tonight in the form of a comedy and juggling act that’s appeared on “America’s Got Talent.”

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jon Wee and Owen Morse with The Passing Zone.

IN DEPTH: School Nurse Day

Posted: Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

It’s National School Nurse Day. What does one local school nurse do, and why does she do it?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Knoxville school nurse, Angie Mitchell.

IN DEPTH: Toxins in Grain

Posted: Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Agricultural researchers work hard to ensure that our food supply is safe.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Erin Bowers, with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

IN DEPTH: Who Cares About You?

Posted: Monday, May 8th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

A local author has a new book.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Lee Collins, author of “Who Cares about You, from Pella.

IN DEPTH: Tulip Time!

Posted: Friday, May 5th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

It’s that time of year again.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with the people of Tulip Time.

IN DEPTH: Home Equity Lines of Credit

Posted: Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

What’s a Home Equity Line of Credit? How do they work, and what are they used for?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Pennie Sommar, with the Iowa State Savings Bank, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Kinesio Tape

Posted: Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 at 2:00 pm

A relatively new technology helps the body’s natural healing process while providing support and stability to muscles and joints. What is it?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Kara Groenenboom, Occupational Therapist at the Pella Regional Health Center.

IN DEPTH: Soil and Water Conservation Week

Posted: Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 at 2:00 pm

It’s Soil and Water Conservation Week. What should we know?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Soil Conservationist Nathan Rahe, with the Natural Resources Conservation Service of Marion County.

IN DEPTH: The Northeast Quarter

Posted: Monday, May 1st, 2017 at 2:00 pm

What was rural Iowa like between the First World War and the Great Depression? A new novel explores the time period through the eyes of a 10-year-old girl who must fight to save the family farm from the clutches of a variety of scoundrels.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with S. M. Harris, author of The Northeast Quarter.