Let's Talk Pella

Let’s Talk Pella – Tulip Time Entertainment

Posted: Thursday, April 27th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Steering Committee Chair Paul Jones previews Tulip Time entertainment at next week’s festival.

Let’s Talk Pella – School Board Latest

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Pella Schools Superintendent Greg Ebeling discusses the Pella High School renovation project and the latest surrounding district sharing agreements with Knoxville and Lynnville-Sully.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Christian Grade School Expansion

Posted: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Head of Schools David Te Grotenhuis discusses an upcoming groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion and renovation of Pella Christian Grade School.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Middle School Donations

Posted: Monday, April 24th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Pella Middle School Seventh Graders discuss their donations to charity through a concession stand run by the Social Studies class.

Let’s Talk Pella – Forever Dutch Celebration

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Central College President Mark Putnam and Athletics Director Eric Van Kley discuss completion of the Kuyper Athletics Complex expansion and what’s next for the Forever Dutch Initiative.

Let’s Talk Pella – City Council Latest

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

City Administrator Mike Nardini discusses the latest from the Pella City Council.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella High School Band Update

Posted: Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Director of Bands at Pella High School Jason Pentico discusses the latest with the Pella High School bands, including their upcoming spring concert Friday evening and Carnaby Club on April 28th and 29th.

Let’s Talk Pella – Organ Donor Awareness Month

Posted: Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Pella Fire Chief Doug Van Gorkom discusses National Organ Donor Awareness month. Click here for more information on how to sign up.

Let’s Talk Pella – Policy Bills at Iowa Statehouse

Posted: Monday, April 17th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

State Senator Ken Rozenboom discusses policy measures approved recently in the Iowa Senate.

Let’s Talk Pella – National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Posted: Friday, April 14th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Marcia Slycord and Shelly Sample with the Pella Police Department discuss their roles in daily communications work at the Pella 911 center, and their recollection of their response to the Pella Walmart tragedy last December.

Let’s Talk Pella – Recharged Robotics Advances to Worlds

Posted: Thursday, April 13th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

The First Tech Challenge Recharged Green Robotics Team from Pella made up of Ben Dykema, Nick Dykema, Lincoln De Boer, Mat Van Donselaar, Nate Lantz, Elyse Ogbourne, and Zech Schrauben discuss the upcoming World Competition in St. Louis April 26-29.

Click here to view the GoFundMe account supporting the team’s journey to the competition.

Let’s Talk Pella – Summer Projects at Pella Schools

Posted: Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling discusses summer projects planned in the Pella School District.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Christian Music Students

Posted: Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Students from the Pella Christian music department discuss how the year has gone.

Let’s Talk Pella – Legislative Session Latest

Posted: Monday, April 10th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Let’s Talk Pella – Prediabetes

Posted: Thursday, April 6th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Dietitian Debbie Guild with Pella Regional Health Center discusses what prediabetes is and a class they hold for those with risk factors for the condition.

Click here for more details about the monthly course.

Let’s Talk Pella – Haase Family and the Fight for Air Climb

Posted: Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Paul and Emily Haase discuss their involvement in the annual Fight for Air Climb.

Click here to contribute to Emily’s Team.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Students at National NASA Competition

Posted: Monday, April 3rd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Zion Miller, Elizabeth Sales, Lindsey Hood, and Sarah Van Norden represented Pella and joined approximately 200 other students in NASA’s Space Settlement Design Competition (SSDC) in March.

Let’s Talk Pella – Waste Disposal in Pella

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Jennifer Frampton with the South Central Iowa Solid Waste Agency and Pella Community Services Director Jeanette Vaughan discuss tomorrow’s hazardous waste drop off, next week’s Pella spring cleaning, and an e-cycling event at the end of April.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Police Response During Severe Weather

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Pella Police Chief Robert Bokinsky and Administrative Services Manager Marcia Slycord discuss the department’s response during severe weather.

Let’s Talk Pella – Union Street Players Present “Noises Off”

Posted: Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

The cast and crew of the Union Street Players’ production “Noises Off” discuss their upcoming series of shows March 30 – April 2nd. Click here for ticket information and a list of show times.