Today’s Local News

Knoxville High School Alumnus Discusses Book at Knoxville Library

Posted: Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 4:56 am

The Knoxville Public Library is hosting Knoxville High School alumnus Col. Dennis M. (Mike) Ridnouer today as he presents his new book, The Vietnam Air War: From the Cockpit.

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Pella City Council Approves Fireworks Sales Ordinance Wednesday

Posted: Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 4:55 am


Fireworks sales in the city of Pella will be restricted to industrial zones after an ordinance approved at a special Pella City Council meeting Wednesday.

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Knoxville Community School District Credit Card Machine Malfunctions

Posted: Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 4:54 am

A credit card machine at the Knoxville Performing Arts Center was recently discovered to have malfunctioned, leading to many charges failing to process until now.

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Exterior Work in Progress at the Pella Opera House

Posted: Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 4:53 am

The final large project of the Pella Opera House’s Silver Celebration campaign is now underway.

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KNIA/KRLS Special Edition News Magazine: Democratic Party Nominees for House District 28

Posted: Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 4:52 am

A KNIA/KRLS special edition news magazine featuring the Democratic Party nominees for Iowa House District 28 will air tonight, moderated by Dr. Bob Leonard.

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Pella Library Summer Reading Program Opening Next Week

Posted: Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 4:51 am

Reading logs are available for children of all ages wanting to participate in the Summer Reading Program at the Pella Public Library.

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Pella State Track Champions Reflect on Weekend, Careers

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 8:00 pm

Pella Lady Dutch Track and Field Seniors Emily Vos and Annika Pingel discuss winning the Class 3A Championship and look back at their careers together at Pella High School.


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IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 2:00 pm

What does one U.S. Senator have to say about the new VA legislation, the farm bill, and more?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Chuck Grassley, from New Hartford.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Knoxville City Manager Aaron Adams

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, we talk with Knoxville City Manager Aaron Adams about the latest city council meeting.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Christian Grade School Building Project

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Head of Schools David Te Grotenhuis discusses the end of the school year at Pella Christian Grade School and an update regarding the expansion project.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report 5-23-18

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 12:00 pm

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 29 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

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Knoxville Educator Wants Everyone to Learn First Aid

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 5:00 am

The life of a student at West Elementary in Knoxville was saved recently, due to quick thinking and first aid from a staff member.

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Leon Man Faces Burglary Charges in Marion County

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 4:58 am

A Leon Man faces multiple felony charges connected to an incident last September.

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Pella Christian Grade School Expansion to be Complete by 2018-19 School Year

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 4:57 am

Expansion of Pella Christian Grade School is nearing completion, with students and staff set to move into the new space by this fall.

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Marion County Board of Supervisors to Develop New Security Policy for County Buildings

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 4:56 am

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

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Gubernatorial Candidate Norris Stops in Pella

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 4:55 am

Democratic Candidate for Governor John Norris made a stop at The Brew in Pella Tuesday ahead of the June 5 primary.

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New Technology Making Voting Easier in Marion County

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 4:54 am

Election officials underwent training with the Marion County Auditor’s Office last week on the new electronic poll book devices.

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School Set to End for Area Schools Over Next Few Weeks

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 4:53 am

Students are about to head home for summer break throughout the area.

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KNIA/KRLS Special Edition News Magazine: Democratic Candidates for House District 28

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 4:52 am

A KNIA/KRLS special edition news magazine featuring the Democratic Party nominees for Iowa House District 28 will air tomorrow, moderated by Dr. Bob Leonard.

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Over $2200 Raised for Local Food Shelves in 16th Annual KNIA/KRLS Golf Classic

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 4:51 am

Mike Van Wyk, Ron Branderhorst, Justin Trenkamp, and Bruce Bandstra won the event.

The 16th Annual KNIA/KRLS Golf Classic raised funds for the food shelves of Marion County Tuesday.

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