Today’s Local News

Amber Alert Out of Washington County

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 6:03 pm

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An Amber Alert has been issued out of Washington County, Iowa. Authorities are looking for 17 year old Dominique Nicole Lloyd, who was abducted by 24-year old Micheal Brad Knuth. They were last seen in a black 2008 Mazda MZ3 with Iowa license plate DXL519. Police believe they are heading towards Georgia or Florida.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Washington County Sheriff’s Office at 319-653-2107.

IN DEPTH: The Funky Tulip

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A group of local artists have created a new “pop-up” shop.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jill Edwards and Mary Robertson, with the Funky Tulip, in Pella.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Marion County Treasurer Denise Emal

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Marion County Treasurer discusses the effects of DOT funding cuts on Marion County.

Let’s Talk Pella – 911 Month

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Pella Communications Manager Marcia Slycord shares important 911 tips.

Iowa State Patrol Releases Investigation Details in Beary Crash, Beary Family Releases Statement

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 6:00 am

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The Iowa State Patrol has completed their investigation of the four-person vehicle fatality crash that occurred on I-80 near Waukee in the early morning hours of Saturday, March 26th.

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Mary Andringa Announces Resignation from Board of Regents

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 5:59 am

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Mary Andringa has announced that she is resigning from the state’s Board of Regents.

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Absentee Ballots Available in Marion County

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 5:58 am

Marion County Auditor Jake Grandia tells KNIA/KRLS News absentee ballots are now available for primaries at the county, state and federal level.

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911 Month Meant to Educate Residents About Use

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 5:57 am

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911 Month is an important time during April that raises awareness and educates the public on the importance of making a 911 call.

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Knoxville Nationals will Require More Camp Sites

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 5:56 am

Knoxville Nationals will require more camping spots to be hosted this year.

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Pella Schools Construction Projects Ramping Up as Summer Break Nears

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 5:55 am

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Construction projects at the Pella School District are ramping up as students’ classwork winds down in the final month of school.

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Pella High Fine Arts Performers Gear Up for Annual Carnaby Club

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 5:53 am

Pella High School’s band and theatre students will celebrate the nearing end of the school year with a pair of special concerts this weekend.

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Knoxville Public Library Celebrating Money Week

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 5:52 am

The Knoxville Public Library will have a shredder truck available for free to the public, encouraging everyone to keep information private, secure, and confidential, and to safely and effectively destroy unwanted or unneeded documents.

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New Heartland Gospel Hymn Sing to Highlight Expression of Faith Through Music

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 5:51 am

A new, interactive concert is being held at Pella Christian High School this weekend for those who wish to share their faith with others through song.

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IN DEPTH: Driver’s Ed

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

What’s involved in driver’s education?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Isaac Rominger, student driver, and Jennifer Lambirth, Drivers Ed instructor.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- West Ridge Housing Development

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Don Long and Cathy Caviness talk about the new West Ridge housing development.

Beary Family Releases Statement

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 12:52 pm

Today, the family of Benjamin Edward Beary released the following statement after receiving information from the Iowa Department of Public Safety’s accident investigation:

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Iowa State Patrol Releases New Information in Crash Involving Knoxville Man and Des Moines PD

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 12:18 pm

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The Iowa State Patrol (ISP) has completed an extensive investigation surrounding the circumstances into the four person vehicle fatality crash that occurred on I-80 near the Waukee exit in the early morning hours of Saturday, March 26th.

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Mary Andringa Announces Resignation from Board of Regents

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 12:15 pm

Mary Andringa

Mary Andringa has announced that she is resigning from the state’s Board of Regents, effective April 30, 2016.

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Let’s Talk Pella – School Board Latest

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling discusses the latest Pella School Board meeting.

Pella Police Department Weekly Police Report – 04/17/16 to 04/23/16

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 10:39 am

The Pella Police Department engaged in the following activities during the week of April 17, 2016, to April 23, 2016:

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