Today’s Local News

IN DEPTH: Distracted Driving Demonstration

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

An unusual distracted driving presentation took place before prom in Knoxville.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Captain Brian Houser and Chief Jim Mitchell with the Knoxville Fire Department, School Resource Officer Kyle Keller and Lt. Aaron Fuller with the Knoxville Police Department, students and Fire Department Firefighters Joe Mitchell and Chase Larson, and students Maggie Leavitt and Delaney McRoberts.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Knoxville City Manager Aaron Adams

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

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with Knoxville City Manager Aaron Adams about Monday’s special city council meeting.

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.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 4-26-17

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 10:10 am

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Knoxville Council Appointment of Suhr Saves $6,000 on Special Election

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 6:00 am


On Monday the Knoxville City Council agreed to appoint Megan Suhr to the vacant city council position.

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Pella School Board Focuses on Current, Future Facility Upgrades

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Pella School Board received an update on progress for the Pella High School project at their meeting this week.

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Knoxville Residents Attend Second Public Input Session for City of Knoxville Comprehensive Plan

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:58 am


Tuesday evening residents of Knoxville had another chance to voice their opinions during the second public input session for the Knoxville comprehensive plan.

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Successful Session for Republican Priorities Says Senator Rozenboom

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:57 am

The 2017 Iowa Legislative Session was completed this past weekend, and Republicans made significant progress towards their legislative agenda.

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Knoxville Raceway to be Featured on iRacing

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:56 am

Recently iRacing.com announced plans to add Knoxville Raceway to its catalogue of precisely-modeled race tracks.

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Tulip Time Evening Features Free Entertainment from Local Performers

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:55 am

Pella Jazz I Performs at Tulip Time 2016

Grandstand entertainment in the evenings of the 82nd annual Tulip Time Festival is free this year.

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Men’s Health Expo This Evening

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:54 am

The Knoxville Hospital and Clinics will host a Men’s Health Expo this evening inside the hospital lobby.

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Crossroads of Pella Collects Words of Advice for Graduating High School Students

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:53 am

Crossroads of Pella is hoping to inspire outgoing high school seniors in Marion County with words of wisdom from numerous adults in the community.

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Marion County Board of Supervisors Amends Chapters of County Ordinance Regulations

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:52 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors met in regular session Tuesday.

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Lori Witt Appointed to State Historical Society Board of Trustees

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 5:51 am

Lori Witt, associate professor of history at Central College, has been appointed to the State Historical Society of Iowa board of trustees.

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IN DEPTH: Student Directed Plays at Central College

Posted: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Student-directed plays are coming to Central College this week. What’s involved in directing a play, what plays are being performed, and what did the students learn?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Ian Lloyd, Alexis Lotspeich, Irene Nickerson, Ben Rockswold, Taylor Dahlberg, and Andrew DeWindt, student directors in the theater department at Central College.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Job Workshop for Teens

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

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with Dr. Heather Libby with the Knoxville Public Library about the job workshop for teens happening this Wednesday.

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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Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 4-25-17

Posted: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 10:12 am

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Knoxville City Council Decides on Suhr

Posted: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville City Council met in special session on Monday.

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Pella School Board Focuses on Construction, Pre-K at Meeting This Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Pella School Board focused on construction at their meeting this week.

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