Let's Talk Knoxville

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Chamber President Jake Hughes- Chamber Priorities

Posted: Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville newly installed Chamber of Commerce President Jake Hughes talks about his goals for the Chamber in 2017.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Representative Greg Heartsill- Work on Balancing Budget

Posted: Monday, January 16th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Representative Greg Heartsill tells us about the Legislature’s efforts to pass a balanced budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year, which is about $117 million short according to the Revenue Estimating Committee.

Let’s Talk Knoxville-Marion County Engineer Tyler Christian- Preparations for Spring Work

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Marion County Engineer Tyler Christian tells us about preparations the roads department is making for their busy spring and summer roadwork schedule.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Beekeeping- Jerry and Sheila Weldon

Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 at 12:30 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Jerry and Sheila Weldon, beekeepers near Knoxville, talk about beekeeping and a class they will be teaching on beginning beekeeping at the ISU Extension Office.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Senator Amy Sinclair- Education Priorities in the Legislature

Posted: Monday, January 9th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Senator Amy Sinclair talks about her priorities for the new session of the Iowa Legislature, which begins today.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Fire Chief Jim Mitchell- Winter Fire Safety

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Fire Chief Jim Mitchell shares tips for ensuring homes are safe from electrical and heating related fire risks that are common in the winter months.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Chamber of Commerce President Jake Hughes- IMPACT Award Nominations

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville newly installed Chamber of Commerce President Jake Hughes talks about nominations for the Chamber’s annual IMPACT Awards, which will be presented at the Chamber of Commerce annual meeting sometime in March.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Knoxville Fire Chief Jim Mitchell- Donation for Dash and Helmet Cams

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Fire Chief Jim Mitchell talks about cameras the department can use to record their response to fires and the donations that make buying those cameras possible.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Police Chief Dan Losada- Change to Twelve Hour Shifts and Promotion of a New Lieutenant

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Police Dan Losada shares about an experimental change to 12 hour shifts and the promotion of an officer to Lieutenant to allow for 24 hour supervision of shifts.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Superintendent Cassi Pearson- New Course Offerings and Plans for East Elementary

Posted: Thursday, December 15th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Superintendent Cassi Pearson tells us about a changes to some course offerings at the high school and plans developed by ISU engneering students for re-purposing East Elementary.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Marion County Engineer Tyler Christian- Winter Preparedness

Posted: Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Marion County Engineer Tyler Christian shares about winter driving safety and the many things the Roads Department does in order to prepare for winter road conditions.

Let’s Talk Knoxville-Kim Dorn-National Influenza Vaccination Week

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Marion County Public Health Director Kim Dorn discusses the importance of the flu vaccination in protecting ourselves and others.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Knoxville Dance Coach Heidi Feldman- Iowa State Dance and Drill Team State Competition

Posted: Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Dance Coach Heidi Feldman shares about her team’s successes at State Competition held at Wells Fargo Arena last week.

Let’s Talk Knoxville-Grand Theater Foundation President Dylan Morse- One Year Anniversary

Posted: Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at 10:00 am

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Grand Theater Foundation President Dylan Morse discusses the importance of the Grand’s first year.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Holly Shelford- Knoxville Public Library December Children’s Programs

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Holly Shelford with the Knoxville Public Library talks about the programs for children going on at the Knoxville Public Library this month and the Christmas Tree of Books.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Librarian Roslin Thompson- December Events

Posted: Friday, November 25th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Roslin Thompson shares about events coming to the Knoxville Public Library in the month of December.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Pastor Kristine Dohrmann- Thanksgiving

Posted: Thursday, November 24th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Pastor Kristine Dohrmann of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church discusses meaning and refection on Thanksgiving.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Marion County ISU Extension Director Dale Miller- Cold Weather Plant Preparations

Posted: Friday, November 18th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Marion County ISU Extension Director Dale Miller shares some strategies for protecting plants from cold winter weather.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- City Manager Aaron Adams- Public Safety Changes

Posted: Monday, November 14th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville City Manager Aaron Adams discusses changes being made to the way that positions are staffed in the police and fire departments.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Child Nutrition Director Julie Miller- Middle School Lunch Room Survey

Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville District Child Nutrition Director Julie Miller talks about a survey being conducted at Knoxville Middle School for the Smarter Lunch Rooms Initiative.