Today’s Local News

Pella City Council Reviews Economic Incentives for 3D Printing Company

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:59 am

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During their policy and planning meeting following regular business Tuesday, the Pella City Council discussed potential economic incentives for a 3D Printing company planning their move to Pella.

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Marion County Public Health Can Help With Obamacare Questions

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:58 am

Marion County Public Health staff can assist with many aspects of Medicaid and other health insurance concerns.

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World War II Memorials Dedicated with Ceremony on 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:57 am

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On the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks, the many men and women who served during World War II were honored at a special memorial dedication ceremony in Pella.

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Pleasantville Chamber of Commerce Celebrating Christmas in Cora Shadle Park

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:56 am

Santa and Mrs. Claus will be at Pleasantville’s shelter house in Cora Shadle Park on Saturday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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Oskaloosa Street in Pella Reopens

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:55 am

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Oskaloosa Street in Pella has reopened to traffic.

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Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Practicing Active Shooter Procedures Today

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:54 am

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Today, Knoxville Hospital and Clinics will be practicing active shooter and emergency lock-down procedures, using a strategy known as the ALICE plan.

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Chilly Conditions May Become Dangerous with Prolonged Exposure

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:53 am

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Wind chills around zero are expected through early Saturday morning.

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Knoxville Community Chorus Performs First Christmas Concert Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:52 am

The Knoxville Community Chorus is performing their first of two winter concerts tomorrow at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church.

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Pella Corporation Chooses New Chief Marketing Officer

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:51 am

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Pella Corporation announced its latest addition to the executive team.

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World War II Memorials Dedicated with Ceremony on 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 4:09 pm

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On the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks, the many men and women who served during World War II were honored at a special memorial dedication ceremony in Pella.

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Oskaloosa Street Reopens

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 3:31 pm

Oskaloosa Street in Pella has reopened to traffic.

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IN DEPTH: VA Speeds Access

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The VA Central Iowa Health Care System is continually working to improve services.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with VA Group Practice Manager Peter Choi.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Activities Leader Lynda DeBold- Hospital Caroling

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, we speak with Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Activities Leader Lynda DeBold about volunteering to sing carols to patients.

Let’s Talk Pella – Crossroads of Pella

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Director of Crossroads Jim Hibma discusses ongoing holiday programs.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report 12-7-16

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 9:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 27 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO 12 PAPER SERVICE, THREE EACH MOTORIST ASSIST, ARREST WARRANTS SERVED, RETURN CALL, TWO RESCUE CALLS, AND ONE EACH EXTRA PATROL, VEHICLE UNLOCK, LIVESTOCK IN THE ROADWAY AND SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE.IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 124 CALLS INCLUDING 8 911 CALLS. THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 50 SUBJECTS.

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Safety Expert Questions Safety of Pella Walmart, Cites National Problem

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 6:01 am

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One national safety expert is calling into question the security of the Pella Walmart and other stores like it following last Thursday’s tragedy.

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Knoxville City Council Discussing Change to Highway 92 Billboard Today

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 6:00 am

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The Knoxville City Council will hold a special meeting today at 4:30 p.m. to makeup for Monday night’s meeting, which was unable to reach a quorum due to illness and work conflicts.

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Pella City Council Discusses Numerous Future Policy Items Tuesday

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 5:59 am

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The Pella City Council accepted their annual audit and approved the first reading of an ordinance adding a three-way stop to the intersection of Elm and Hazel at their meeting last night.

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Knoxville Schools Recieve $3,500 STEM Grant for Participating in the “Hour of Code”

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 5:58 am

Knoxville Schools students are participating in computer programming activities this week.

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Knoxville Optimist Club Angel Tree Brings Christmas to Struggling Families

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Optimist Club has begun their annual Angel Tree giving event.

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