IN DEPTH: The Little Shop of Horrors

Posted: Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

The Little Shop of Horrors is coming to Central College Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with theater professor C.D. Adamson and student actors Alex Kozikowska, from Beloit Wisconsin, Devin McCain, from Pella, Ben Rockswold, from Plato, Minnesota, and Noel Martin, from Solon.

IN DEPTH: Feed a Farmer Day

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

The Pleasantville FFA is holding a special event for area farmers. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Grace Stephens and Josie Houser, with the Pleasantville FFA.

IN DEPTH: New Vermeer Bale Wrappers

Posted: Thursday, October 12th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Vermeer has introduced new bale wrappers. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Vermeer Product Manager Josh Vrieze.

IN DEPTH: Can and Bottle Legislation

Posted: Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

The Iowa Legislature may well take up bottle and can redemption legislation when they return in January. What might it mean? Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Sheri Cunningham and T. J. Markley with the Pella Can and Bottle Redemption Center.

IN DEPTH: Protecting Assets

Posted: Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

In the aftermath of the Equifax scandal, how do banks work to keep our accounts safe? Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Stu Job (JOBE), Deb Leppert, and Dawn Rankin with the Iowa State Savings Bank, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Lely Expansion

Posted: Monday, October 9th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

A local manufacturing company is expanding. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Chad Huyser, with Lely.

IN DEPTH: What Does Pella Want?

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

What kinds of businesses and recreational opportunities do the people of Pella want in the future for their community? The results of a new survey are now available. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Karen Eischen, Executive Director of the Pella Area Community and Economic Alliance.

IN DEPTH: Author Larry Baker

Posted: Thursday, October 5th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

An Iowa writer of note is coming to Knoxville Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Larry Baker, from Iowa City.

IN DEPTH: The Wayfarer

Posted: Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

A Marion County man writes daily about life, love, family, and his spirituality Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Tom Vander Well, the Wayfarer, from Pella.

IN DEPTH: Eagle Release!

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Two eagles who had been hurt and are now recovered were released at Lake Red Rock last week Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Marion County Naturalist Marla Mertz, Kay Neumann with Saving our Avian Resources, and Sara Schmuecker with the Fish and Wildlife Service, Quad Cities.

IN DEPTH: Recognition for Viet Nam Vets

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Are you a Vietnam era Veteran? Or the family of a Vietnam veteran who lost their life in the Vietnam War? If so, your recognition is long overdue, and it’s coming to Knoxville Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Curt Froyen, Commander of American Legion Post 168 .

IN DEPTH: The Tracy Festival

Posted: Friday, September 29th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

The Tracy Festival is this weekend. What’s it all about? Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Tyler Christian.

IN DEPTH: Midwestern Literary and Historical Regionalism

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

The Midwest was once the heart and soul of American culture.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jon Lauck, author of “From Warm Center to Ragged Edge: The Erosion of Midwestern Literary and Historical Regionalism, 1920–1965.”

IN DEPTH: Hedge Apples

Posted: Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Take a drive in the country this time of year, and you’ll see them. Hedge apples, or Osage orange. What’s their natural and cultural history?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Paul Weihe, professor of biology at Central College.

IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

What does one U.S. Senator think about the Graham Cassidy Healthcare bill, our relations with North and South Korea, and more Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Chuck Grassley.

IN DEPTH: Dr. Ryan Laughlin

Posted: Monday, September 25th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Knoxville Hospital and Clinics has a new physician. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dr. Ryan Laughlin.

IN DEPTH: Employee Recruitment and Retention

Posted: Friday, September 22nd, 2017 at 2:00 pm

How do businesses and institutions find and keep good employees? A recent presentation at the PACE Alliance quarterly meeting in Pella offered some ideas. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Diane Finnerty, with the Central Midwest Higher Education Recruitment Consortium and the University of Iowa.

IN DEPTH: Cardboard Boats!

Posted: Thursday, September 21st, 2017 at 2:00 pm

A cardboard boat regatta is coming to Lake Red Rock … Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Will Prather, with the Red Rock Lake Association.

IN DEPTH: Faith, Family, Football and Ed Thomas

Posted: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Many in Pella will soon be talking about faith, family, and football… Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Pella Christian Football Coach Rich Kacmarynski, Pella Football Coach Jay McKinstrey, and Kristi Leonard, with Central College.

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IN DEPTH: HCI Bucket Bash

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

One of Marion County’s premier fundraising events is approaching. It’s the Bucket Bash… Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Azure Christianson, with HCI Hospice Care Services.