IN DEPTH: Spirit of America Part 5

Posted: Friday, July 3rd, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What do our local veterans organizations do? In the fifth part of a five part series on the Spirit of America, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Patrick Stark, with the VFW and American Legion, Pella.

IN DEPTH: Spirit of America 4

Posted: Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 at 2:00 pm

One local man spent 22 years in the Iowa National Guard. What was his experience like? In the fourth part of a five part series on the spirit of America, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Knoxville Police Officer Darryl Brown, from Melcher-Dallas.

IN DEPTH: Spirit of America 3

Posted: Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What was one man’s life like as a sonar technician in the Navy? What advice does he have for young people considering the service? In the third part of a five part series on the spirit of America, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Bryan Schlotterback, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Spirit of America 2

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What does the American Legion in Knoxville do? In the second part of a five part program on the Spirit of America, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Conrad Nelson, Commander of the American Legion Baty-Tucker Post 168.

IN DEPTH: Spirit of America 1

Posted: Monday, June 29th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How are the veterans of Marion County doing? In the first part of a five part program on the Spirit of America, oin us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Mike Kuhn, retired Sergeant Major and director of the Marion County Veterans Affairs Office, from Pella.

IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Friday, June 26th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What’s one Iowa Senator doing with healthcare in Washington, D.C.?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Chuck Grassley, New Hartford.

IN DEPTH: Republican Party Event

Posted: Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

The Marion County Republican Party is having a special event tonight.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with T. Waldmann-Williams, co-chair of the Marion County Republican Party.

IN DEPTH: Iowa Democratic Party Chair

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

The Chair of the Iowa Democratic Party was in Marion County yesterday.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dr. Andy McGuire, of Des Moines.

IN DEPTH: Fast Pitch Softball

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Let’s turn back the hands of time, say 50 years. What would the residents of Marion County be doing on a hot summer’s evening? In all likelihood we would be playing–or watching—a fast pitch softball game. In a program first heard in 2008, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with three of Marion County’s elite players, Fred Bankus, Pella, Ray Stone, Tracy, and Abie Davis, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Katelin Gannon Recognized

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 2:00 pm

A Central College staff member has been recognized for her leadership and service in reaching out to the community.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Katelin Gannon, lecturer in Exercise Science.

IN DEPTH: Knox to Retire

Posted: Friday, June 19th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Knox the police dog is going to retire.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada during our Marion County magazines.

IN DEPTH: The Archaeology of Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

A new book is out about the archaeology of Iowa.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Bill Whittaker, author of “The Archaeological Guide to Iowa.”

IN DEPTH: Executive Functions in Children

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Is your child reaching their full potential?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Elizabeth Hoksbergen, with Apples of Gold, Pella, Newton, Oskaloosa, Chariton, and Lynnville.

IN DEPTH: Gateway to Hope Garden Tour 2

Posted: Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

It’s time for the annual Gateway to Hope Garden Tour. What’s it all about? In the second part of a two part program, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Marlo Van Klompenburg and Lenora Schut, of Pella.

IN DEPTH: Gateway to Hope Garden Tour

Posted: Monday, June 15th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

It’s time for the annual Gateway to Hope Garden Tour. What’s it all about? In the first part of a two part program join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Carol Van Klompenburg and Rhonda Kermode, Pella.

IN DEPTH: Lt. Col. Zachary Buettner

Posted: Friday, June 12th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

A Marion County man was recently selected by the US Army Cadet Command to serve as a Professor of Military Science at the University of Iowa. What’s his story?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Lt. Col. Zachary Buettner, formerly of Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Monuments Men

Posted: Thursday, June 11th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

During World War II, a small group of art experts worked to save the artistic treasures of Europe. They were called the Monuments Men. One of them was an Iowan.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Nancy Trask, Director of the Winterset Public Library.

IN DEPTH: Pella Regional Chaplain

Posted: Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What’s it like to be a hospital chaplain?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Chaplain Jessica Margrave Schirm, with the Pella Regional Health Center.

IN DEPTH: Grand Theater Update

Posted: Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Will the citizens of Knoxville and surrounding areas be watching movies this summer at the Grand Theater?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dylan Morse, with the Grand Theater Foundation, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Natural Attraction

Posted: Monday, June 8th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

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A Central College chemistry professor has a new novel that incorporates history, science, and romance.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Cathy Haustein, author of “Natural Attraction.”