Today’s Local News

Twin Cedars Teacher and Coach Charged with Sexual Exploitation

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 6:00 am

In February 2017, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office received information that a teacher at Twin Cedars Community High School may have had an inappropriate relationship with a student.

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Pella School Board Approve FY 2018 Budget at Meeting Monday

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Pella School Board held a public hearing for the fiscal year 2018 budget at their meeting Monday.

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Knoxville City Council Member Dawn Allspach-Kline to Resign

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:58 am

Knoxville City Council Member Dawn Allspach-Kline will resign effective April 3rd.

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Fireworks Bill Draws Hesitant Yes Vote from Local State Senator

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:57 am

A bill legalizing fireworks was passed by the Iowa Senate as part of a flurry of action as the 2017 Session draws towards the end in the next few weeks.

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Iowa House Government Oversight Committee to Look Into Negative Ombudsman’s report

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:56 am

This past week the Iowa House Government Oversight Committee received a report from the Ombudsman’s Office citing several areas where some of the state’s professional licensing boards have operated in an unaccountable manner.

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Pella Opera House to Host Summer Shows for First Time in 2017

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:55 am

For the first time, the Pella Opera House is offering extensive summer programming.

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WeatherEye and KNIA/KRLS Team Up to Keep Residents Informed During Severe Weather

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:54 am

This week is Iowa Severe Weather Awareness Week, which is devoted to informing the public about different ways to be prepared for severe weather threats.

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Local Family Hosting Students from Around the Globe

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:53 am

Members of a national exchange student program have brought talented youngsters from around the world to the Tulip City for a year in the country.

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Knoxville School Board Experiences Virtual Reality Tour during Presentation

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:52 am


The Knoxville school board met in regular session Monday.

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Pella Public Library presents Starting from Seeds

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 5:51 am

Residents can learn how the newly-opened Pella Seed Library works a during a presentation this evening.

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Twin Cedars Teacher and Coach Charged with Sexual Exploitation

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 9:00 pm

In February 2017, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office received information that a teacher at Twin Cedars Community High School may have had an inappropriate relationship with a student.

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IN DEPTH: Iowa Historian Mike Chapman

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

One of Iowa’s foremost historians is coming to Knoxville Wednesday to help celebrate Iowa Flag Day.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Mike Chapman, author of “A Journey, Reflections on 50 years of writing, Wrestling, Weightlifting, and Heroes.

Knoxville City Council Member Dawn Allspach-Kline to Resign

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 1:59 pm

Knoxville City Council Member Dawn Allspach-Kline will resign effective April 3rd.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Legislative Update

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

State Senator Ken Rozenboom recaps a busy week in the State Senate.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Representative Greg Heartsill

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak to Representative Greg Heartsill about current legislation making headlines the past week.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 3-27-17

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 8:01 am

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Marion County Board of Supervisors to Receive and File Fiscal Year 2016 Audit

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 6:00 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session Tuesday.

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National Weather Service Holding Severe Weather Awareness Week

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 5:59 am

This is Iowa Severe Weather Awareness week.

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Knoxville School Board to Consider Teacher, Coach and Sponsor Contracts

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville School Board will meet in regular session today.

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Pella School Board to Review FY 2018 Budget

Posted: Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 5:57 am

The Pella School Board will hold a public hearing for the fiscal year 2018 budget at their meeting Monday.

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