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Deadline Extended for Marion County Photo Contest

Posted: Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 at 5:52 am


The deadline for the Marion County Photo Contest has been extended.

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Tickets on Sale for Union Street Players’ Wizard of Oz

Posted: Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 at 5:51 am

Tickets for Union Street Players’ summer production of The Wizard of Oz are now on sale.

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IN DEPTH: Mental Health Services Reach Out

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

How do mental health professionals work to bring their services to us? Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with mental health counselors, Cheryl Garland, with Integrative Counselling Solutions, Knoxville and Des Moines, and Michelle Curtis, with Avenues, of Ottumwa.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Crop Hail Damage

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with ISU Extension Office Agronomist Rebecca Vittetoe about what farmers can do with crops damaged by hail.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Historical Village Camps

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Associate Director of Pella Historical Society Allison Limke discusses camps coming up in July at the Pella Historical Village. Find a full list here.

Rollover Accident in Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 8:40 am

A rollover accident took place in Knoxville Monday night.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 6-20-17

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 8:19 am

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Nobody Injured in Leighton Basement Fire Monday

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 6:01 am

Nobody was injured when a home in Leighton filled with smoke Monday evening.

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Use of Fireworks Banned within Knoxville City Limits

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 6:00 am


On Monday the Knoxville City Council met in regular session.

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Pella City Council Votes to Ban Use of Fireworks

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Pella City Council approved a ban on the use of fireworks at their meeting Monday.

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Knoxville Hy-Vee to host Business After Hours Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 5:58 am


The Knoxville Chamber of Commerce will hold their monthly Business After Hours event this evening.

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Pella School Board Holds First of Two Summer Meetings

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 5:57 am

The Pella School Board approved a wide range of resolutions at the first of two summer meetings Monday.

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Hail Damage Meeting was held Monday

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 5:56 am


A hail damage meeting was held Monday following severe storms this past Thursday that damaged crops in southern Marion County.

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Pella Historical Society Upcoming Camps to Feature Science, Engineering Lessons

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 5:55 am

Pella Historical Society is aiming to incorporate the STEM education fields in their camps this summer.

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Drama Camp Registration Deadline is Today

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 5:54 am

The Knoxville Area Community Theatre’s annual drama camp is just a week away.

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Road Construction Projects Ramp Up in Pella

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 5:53 am

Patching work started this week along Vermeer Road in Pella.

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Loebsack Rep to hold Office Hours

Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 5:52 am


Congressman Dave Loebsack’s District Representative, Brian Dennison will be holding open office hours Wednesday.

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IN DEPTH: Exchange Student Asel Seitbek

Posted: Monday, June 19th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

A foreign exchange student that spent the past year in Knoxville will soon be going home. How was her visit? Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Asel Seitbek from Kazakhstan.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 6-19-17

Posted: Monday, June 19th, 2017 at 1:10 pm

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – Free Skin Cancer Screenings

Posted: Monday, June 19th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with Nurse Practitioner Jenn Wilken about the free skin cancer screenings being held at the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics all week long.