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IN DEPTH: Senator Joni Ernst

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What does one Iowa US Senator think about the Iran negotiations and other matters?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Joni Ernst, from Red Oak.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Legislative Session with District 28 State Rep. Greg Heartsill

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 1:00 pm
Greg Heartsill

Greg Heartsill

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by District 28 State Rep. Greg Heartsill to talk about the latest going on during the legislative session.

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Let’s Talk Pella – State Budget Latest

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

State Representative Guy Vander Linden discusses budget difference between the House and Senate, and how long this Legislative Session could last due to budget negotiations.

April 27th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 76 CALLS INCLUDING 7 911 CALLS.

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Heartsill’s Work Permit Bill Passes Through Iowa House

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 6:00 am
Greg Heartsill

Greg Heartsill

District 28 State Representative Greg Heartsill is pleased a youth work permit bill he sponsored was passed by the Iowa House last week.

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Budget Gap Between Iowa Senate and House Likely to Create Extended Session

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:59 am

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The Iowa House Republicans have released their spending targets for this year’s budget.

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Knoxville School Board to Discuss Iowa Assessment Data Today

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:58 am

Knoxville School Board

Discussion regarding the 2015 Iowa Assessments is on the agenda for the Knoxville School Board Meeting today.

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School Board to Approve Bonds, New Hires at Meeting

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:57 am

Pella School Board

The Pella School Board is set to approve more than $9.6 million in general obligation school bonds at their meeting today.

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Demolished Property to be Discussed by Marion County BOS Tuesday

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:56 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will provide an update on a property that was recently demolished in downtown Knoxville.

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Pella EMTs and Firefighters Receive Jaws of Life Training Saturday

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:55 am

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Pella’s first responders received life-saving training this weekend.

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Knoxville’s Non-Conforming Lots First Task for City Planner

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:54 am

One of the first tasks the City of Knoxville will give Confluence, the city planner they’ve hired to help resolve community issues, is to come up with a solution to non-conforming city lots.

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Christian School Task Force Generating Ideas to Partner Up Sister Institutions

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:53 am

Many area christian schools are considering changes that could shift their middle school programs to one location.

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New Endoscopy Suite Opens at Knoxville Hospital & Clinics

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:52 am

KHC Endoscopy Suite

Knoxville Hospital & Clinics has opened their new outpatient endoscopy suite.

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Pella Public Library to Host Iowa Prohibition Author

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:51 am

The Pella Public Library is hosting an author who will discuss Prohibition through the lens of Iowa townspeople.

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April 26th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, April 26th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 68 CALLS INCLUDING 7 911 CALLS.

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Knoxville School Board to Discuss Iowa Assessment Data Monday

Posted: Sunday, April 26th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Knoxville School Board

Discussion regarding the 2015 Iowa Assessments is on the agenda for the Knoxville School Board Meeting Monday.

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Budget Gap Between Iowa Senate and House Likely to Create Extended Session

Posted: Sunday, April 26th, 2015 at 5:59 am

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The Iowa House Republicans have released their spending targets for this year’s budget.

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Demolished Property to be Discussed by Marion County BOS

Posted: Sunday, April 26th, 2015 at 5:58 am

2015-04-06 10.41.17

The Marion County Board of Supervisor will provide an update on a property that was recently demolished in downtown Knoxville.

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School Board to Approve Bonds, New Hires at Meeting Monday

Posted: Sunday, April 26th, 2015 at 5:57 am

Pella School Board

The Pella School Board is set to approve more than $9.6 million in general obligation school bonds at their meeting Monday.

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Attica Man Facing Multiple Sexual Abuse Charges in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, April 26th, 2015 at 5:56 am

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An Attica man is in custody at Marion County Jail after being accused of sexual abuse.

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