Let's Talk Pella

Let’s Talk Pella – Sharing the Weight

Posted: Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Tammy Hemmer with Sharing the Weight discusses the program providing comfort to children with special needs.

Let’s Talk Pella – Lt. Governor and Governor Visit Pella

Posted: Monday, January 22nd, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Acting Lt. Governor Adam Gregg discusses the Governor’s Unleashing Opportunity tour and his role in the executive branch.

Let’s Talk Pella – American Legion Post 89 Flag Essay Winners

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

American Legion Post 89 in Pella recognized 5th graders in Pella for participating in the annual Flag Essay Contest. Three winners were chosen: 3rd place – Kelsey Tauke, 2nd place – J.J. Spratt, and 1st place – Jocelyn Lunsford, all of Jefferson Intermediate School, and they join us on today’s Let’s Talk Pella, as does American Legion Post 89 Commander Paul Beyer and Youth Coordinator Alan Naaktgeboren.

Let’s Talk Pella – City Council Latest

Posted: Thursday, January 18th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Pella Assistant City Administrator Corey Goodenow discusses approval of the Southwest Urban Renewal Area and the upcoming budget process.

Let’s Talk Pella – 725 Ministries

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Kristi Pingear and Tyler Weyers with 725 Ministries discuss the non-profit organization with a special purpose. Click here to learn more.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Police Year in Review

Posted: Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Pella Police Chief Robert Bokinsky reviews key data from crime and traffic collisions from 2017.

Let’s Talk Pella – Tax Time

Posted: Monday, January 15th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Professional CPA Brett Nikkel with Van Maanen, Sietstra, Meyer, and Nikkel joins us to dicuss tax season and how to prepare for changes in the tax law signed by President Trump.

Let’s Talk Pella – City Council Planning Session

Posted: Friday, January 12th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Pella City Administrator Mike Nardini discusses a planning session the Pella City Council held to look ahead at big initiatives for the next two years.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella School Board Financial Update

Posted: Thursday, January 11th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Pella Schools Superintendent Greg Ebeling reacts to Governor Kim Reynolds’ plan for school funding and reviews the district’s self-funded health insurance policy.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Regional Therapy Services Moving

Posted: Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Director of Pella Regional Therapy Services Gene Schmitz discusses the move of their outpatient rehab services to the new Iowa Ortho building next to the hospital.

Let’s Talk Pella – New Pella Ambulance Director

Posted: Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

New Director of Pella Community Ambulance Greg Higginbotham and President of the Pella Ambulance Board Steve Schemm discuss Greg’s move to Pella.

Let’s Talk Pella – State Senate Preview

Posted: Monday, January 8th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

State Senator Ken Rozenboom previews the 2018 Legislative Session in the Iowa Senate.

Let’s Talk Pella – Legislative Session Preview 1

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program, we preview the upcoming legislative session with District 79 Representative Guy Vander Linden. We will preview the state senate on Monday with Senator Ken Rozenboom.

Let’s Talk Pella – City Council Latest

Posted: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

City Administrator Mike Nardini discusses some of the action items approved at the first Pella City Council meeting of 2018.

Let’s Talk Pella – New Pella City Council Member

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 1:00 pm

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Newly-elected Ward One Representative Lynn Hinga Branderhorst discusses her new term on the Pella City Council.

Let’s Talk Pella – Winterim 2018

Posted: Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Pella Christian High School Guidance Counselor Brad Engbers discusses the 6th annual Winterim program kicking off the new year for students.

Let’s Talk Pella – Mayor Jim Mueller

Posted: Monday, January 1st, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Pella Mayor Jim Mueller discusses some of the biggest projects of 2017, and looks ahead to what the Pella City Council is working on in 2018.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Schools Year in Review and Look Ahead

Posted: Friday, December 29th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling recaps 2017 and looks ahead to next year.

Let’s Talk Pella – PACE Alliance Events

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

PACE Alliance Events Coordinator Sarah Treft discusses the events they held in 2017 and what’s in store next year.

Let’s Talk Pella – Vermeer Charitable Efforts

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Vermeer Chaplain Shawna Beeman discusses the charitable giving during the holiday season.