IN DEPTH: Tim Yaggi, Pella Corp President and CEO

Posted: Friday, September 23rd, 2016 at 2:00 pm

What’s new at the Pella Corporation?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with President and CEO Tim Yaggi.

IN DEPTH: Fighting Parkinson’s

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Local men and women are fighting Parkinson’s disease. Really fighting it. By boxing.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Natasha Nikkel, Heidi Bedier, and Marlene Bryan, with Hearthstone at WesleyLife, and Parkinson patients Tina Roozeboom, Irvin Fopma, Carlos Chase, and Bill Bruxvoort.

IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Friday, September 16th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

What does one U.S. Senator think about Zika funding, a potential shipping crises, EpiPen costs, and more.

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

IN DEPTH: Pella Seed Library

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A local library is trying something new–lending seeds.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Wendy Street, with the Pella Public Library.

IN DEPTH: Rural History Buffs

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A group of Marion County residents is working hard to help us remember our history–through the placement of historical markers.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Charlotte Shivvers, Sandy Agan, Will Prather, and Dustin DeMoss, with the Rural History Buffs of Marion County.

IN DEPTH: A Walk in the Prairie

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The seasons are changing, and it’s time for a walk in the prairie.

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

IN DEPTH: A Walk in the Woods

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2016 at 2:00 pm
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The seasons are changing, and it’s time for a walk in the woods.

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

IN DEPTH: HCI Bucket Bash

Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

One of Marion County’s premier fundraising events is approaching. It’s HCI’s Bucket Bash.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Robin Pfalzgraf and Tricia Worrall, with HCI Care Services following our hour long news magazines at 8am, 1pm, and 4pm.

IN DEPTH: Lab Recognition

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The lab at the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics has received major recognition.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Kevin Kincaid, CEO, and Lori Major, Lab Coordinator with the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics

IN DEPTH: Pleasantville Bond Issue

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Pleasantville residents have a bond issue before them. What’s it all about?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Tony Aylsworth, Superintendent of Pleasantville Schools.

IN DEPTH: Free Lung Cancer Screenings

Posted: Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Free lung cancer screenings are available for those who qualify here in Marion County.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dr. Alison Smith, with Pella Regional Health Center.

IN DEPTH: Problem Gambling

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

How many Iowans are problem gamblers, and what can be done about it?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Eric Preuss, Program Manager with the Iowa Gambling Treatment Program, with the Department of Public Health.

IN DEPTH: Pella Opera House Director Heidi Kelley

Posted: Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The Pella Opera House has new leadership. Where’s she from, and what’s the future look like?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Heidi Kelley, Executive Director of the Pella Opera House.

IN DEPTH: Friends of the Wigwam; A Civil War Story

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2016 at 2:00 pm

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An Illinois author believes the role Iowa, Illinois and other Midwestern states played in saving our union during the Civil War is underappreciated. And, he thinks a Marion County man played a major role in leading the north to victory.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with John Huelskamp, author of “Friends of the Wigwam; a Civil War story.

IN DEPTH: Farm Service Agency Programs

Posted: Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 at 2:00 pm

It’s almost harvest time, and one local agency is busy getting the word out about programs for farmers.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Angie Vos, with the USDA Farm Service Agency, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: New Journey Church

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

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There’s a new church coming to Marion County.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Pastor David Woodcock, with New Journey Church, Knoxville.

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IN DEPTH: Back to School Part 5; Activities

Posted: Friday, August 26th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

It’s that time of year again, the kids are back to school. What role do extracurricular activities play in the education of our children? In the fifth part of a five part Back to School Series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Ryan Rump, Activities Director for the Knoxville Schools.

IN DEPTH: Back to School Part 4; Excelling at Middle School

Posted: Thursday, August 25th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

It’s that time of year again, the kids are back to school. What does one local middle school principal have to say about helping kids succeed during those often difficult years? In the fourth part of a five part Back to School Series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Josh Manning, Principal at the Pella Middle School.

IN DEPTH: Back to School Part 3; Joy in Teaching

Posted: Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

It’s that time of year again, the kids are back to school. How does one elementary school teacher approach helping kids be successful? In the third part of a five part Back to School Series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Tony Roozeboom, teacher at Northstar Elementary, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Back to School 2; Maximizing Opportunities

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 2:00 pm

It’s that time of year again, the kids are back to school. How does the Pella School District work to maximize life’s opportunities for every student? In the second part of a five part Back to School Series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Lowell Ernst, Director of K-12 Instruction for the Pella School District.