Let's Talk Pella

Let’s Talk Pella – Color Blast 5K

Posted: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Executive Leader of Many Hands for Haiti Tim Brand discusses the Color Blast 5K beginning this Saturday at 9 a.m. at Trinity Reformed Church. Click here for registration details.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella High Homecoming 2017

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Pella High School’s 2017 Homecoming Queen Kara Wichhart and King Adam Davis discuss what it means to represent the school, and preview upcoming homecoming activities this week.

Let’s Talk Pella – Flood of Love at Jefferson Intermediate

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Staff and students at Jefferson Intermediate School in Pella are rallying support for a school district in Texas heavily impacted by Hurricane Harvey by sending a “Flood of Love.”

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Let’s Talk Pella – Iowa History Teacher of the Year

Posted: Friday, September 15th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Rebecca Helland of Jefferson Intermediate School in Pella has been named the state’s History Teacher of the Year and Iowa Council for the Social Studies Elementary Teacher of the Year. Helland shares what goes on in her classroom and her teaching style on today’s program.

Let’s Talk Pella – Baby Sign Language

Posted: Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Speech Therapists Janna Hansen-Nolin and Jackie Lowe discuss a baby sign language class coming to Pella Regional Health Center on Tuesday at 7 p.m. Click here to register.

Let’s Talk Pella – New Development Coordinator at Pella Christian

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

New Development Coordinator at Pella Christian Frederick DeHaan discusses his new position.

Click here for more details about the Pella Christian Grade School project.

Let’s Talk Pella – Families First of Pella

Posted: Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

New Director of Families First of Pella Allison Kerndt discusses upcoming parenting classes.

Let’s Talk Pella – Physical Plant and Equipment Levy

Posted: Monday, September 11th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Pella Schools Superintendent Greg Ebeling discusses a ballot measure in tomorrow’s school board elections.

Let’s Talk Pella – City Council Latest

Posted: Friday, September 8th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Pella City Administrator Mike Nardini discusses this week’s city council meeting and a special session coming up on Tuesday, September 12th.

Let’s Talk Pella – School Board Candidates Preview 3

Posted: Thursday, September 7th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Incumbent School Board Candidate Gregg Gustafson discusses his uncontested bid for a third term.

Let’s Talk Pella – School Board Candidates Preview 2

Posted: Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Incumbent Pella School Board President Joan Corbin discusses why she is seeking an uncontested 5th term.

Let’s Talk Pella – School Board Candidates Preview 1

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s special Let’s Talk Pella, we meet new school board candidate Lisa Jansen, who is running unopposed in the Tuesday, September 12th Pella School Board election.

Let’s Talk Pella – Union Street Players Update

Posted: Monday, September 4th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

President of Union Street Players Mat Kelly discusses the latest with the award-winning community theatre troupe.

Let’s Talk Pella – Thistles Renovation and Historic Preservation Downtown

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Photo from Pella Historical Society

Thistles Owner Lois Vermeer discusses the ongoing renovation of the property next to Thistles in Pella.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella PD Reserves

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Lt. Shane Cox and Reserve Officer Hunter Boertje with the Pella Police Department discuss what it means to be a reserve and to be a part of the reserve staff. Stop by the Pella Police Department to learn more.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Children’s Choir

Posted: Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Director of the Pella Community Children’s Choir Joe Tangen discusses the chance for kids to get involved with music before they get to middle school and beyond.

Let’s Talk Pella – Special Education at Pella Christian

Posted: Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Special Education Teachers Dana Simms and Nicole Van Wyk with Pella Christian Schools discuss the challenges and successes they face in the classroom.

Let’s Talk Pella – New Family Birthing Center

Posted: Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Chief Nursing Officer Yvonne O’Brien-Evans discusses the new Family Birthing Center at Pella Regional Health Center.

Let’s Talk Pella – Football Friday Night Coverage

Posted: Friday, August 25th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

We preview our coverage of Football Friday Nights.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Christian High School Update

Posted: Thursday, August 24th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Principal Dan Van Kooten previews the upcoming school year at Pella Christian High School.