IN DEPTH: Changes at 3M

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

What’s new at 3M?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Plant Manager Bob Manemann.

IN DEPTH: Farmland Leasing

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

With crop prices down, what do farmers and landowners need to know about farmland leasing?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Steve Johnson, with the ISU Extension Office.

IN DEPTH: OB Expansion at Pella Regional

Posted: Monday, July 25th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

An expansion is in the plans at the Pella Regional Health Center.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Yvonne O’Brien-Evans, Chief Nursing Officer, and Karen Westercamp, OB Manager at the Pella Regional Health Center.

IN DEPTH: Safe Harbor Initiative, Knoxville

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A Knoxville first grade teacher wants us to show our support for our local law enforcement officers.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Brynn Phillips, working to implement the Safe Harbor Initiative in Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Yoga for First Responders

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Our first responders may go through more emotional ups and downs in a week than many of us do in a lifetime. One local woman is leading an effort to help them cope–with Yoga.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Olivia Kvitne with Yoga for First Responders, Indianola.

IN DEPTH: Pokemon Go!

Posted: Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The cell phone game Pokemon Go is all the rage. What’s fun about it, and what are some of the dangers?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with five young men who are members of the Knoxville blue team Mystic.

IN DEPTH: Senate Candidate Patty Judge

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A candidate for the U.S. Senate was in Marion County over the weekend.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with the former Lt. Governor of Iowa, Patty Judge.

IN DEPTH: Michelle and Eric Harsin

Posted: Monday, July 18th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

When parents lose a child to a drunk driver, it takes a special kind of courage to not only survive, but to also engage in an effort to challenge us all to help prevent more tragedies like their own.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Michelle and Eric Harsin, mother and father of Clayton Harsin.

IN DEPTH: Marion County Fair Queen 2016

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

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Marion County has a new Fair Queen. What’s she like, and what opportunities and challenges does she face?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Paige Anderson, from Pella.

IN DEPTH: New Pella Home for Non-profits

Posted: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A number of nonprofits in Pella are coming together in a new space designed to better support their efforts, and the people who rely on their services. What’s happening?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jayson Henry, with the Well Resource Center, Melissa Zula, with the Pella Community Food Shelf, and Larry Peterson, with the Good Samaritan Free Clinic of Pella.

IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

What does one U.S. Senator think about the labeling of GMO food, media elites, and who Donald Trump should choose as his vice presidential running mate?

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

IN DEPTH: Police Shootings

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

What does one local police chief have to say about the Dallas police shootings, and the events in Louisiana and Minnesota that preceded them?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Pella Police Chief Robert Bokinsky.

IN DEPTH: Wagyu Beef

Posted: Monday, July 11th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Did you know that some of the finest cattle in the world that produce Kobe style beef are raised in Marion County?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Duane Schmaltz, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Dr. Erica Seeyle

Posted: Friday, July 8th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

There’s a new eye doctor in town.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dr. Erica Seeyle with Eye Health Solutions, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Foster Homes Needed

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

When kids have a troubled home life, sometimes they need placed in foster homes. And Marion County in general, and Knoxville in particular, doesn’t have enough of them.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Kai McGee, with Iowa Kids Net.

IN DEPTH: Cedar Creek Watershed Management Authority

Posted: Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

When heavy rains hit much of Monroe and Lucas Counties, that water flows into southeastern Marion County. That’s why Marion County is involved in planning with the South Central Iowa Cedar Creek Watershed Management Authority.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Linda Shumate, Monroe County Soil and Water Conservation District Watershed Coordinator for the Natural Resource Conservation Service.

IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

What does one U.S. Senator think about presumptive Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump, the Puerto Rico financial crises, and more?

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

IN DEPTH: Cultivating the Art of Serendipity

Posted: Monday, July 4th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

How do we cultivate the art of serendipity, and why should we want to?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Mark Putnam, President of Central College.

IN DEPTH: Spirit of America Part 5

Posted: Friday, July 1st, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A young Marion County man recently served his country in the middle east, and now serves as as commander of a VFW Post. In the fifth part of a five part program on the Spirit of America, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jake Beaver, from Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Spirit of America Part 4

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

One Marion County man served in two Gulf Wars, and continues to serve as commander of a VFW Post In the third part of a five part program on the Spirit of America, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Patrick Stark, from Pella.