Today’s Local News

Wells Fargo Donates to Bryan Clauson Suite Tower Project

Posted: Sunday, August 20th, 2017 at 5:54 am


Wells Fargo has donated $25,000 towards the Bryan Clauson Suite Tower construction at the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum.

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Pella City Council Opens Bidding Process for Highway 163 Interchange Project

Posted: Sunday, August 20th, 2017 at 5:53 am

The Pella City Council has set a public hearing date to add traffic signals and additional turn lanes to the Highway 163 and Washington Street interchange at their meeting Tuesday.

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Knoxville Police Department Statistics for the 2017 Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Sunday, August 20th, 2017 at 5:52 am


The Knoxville Nationals bring an increase in population to Knoxville every year as race fans visit from all over the world.

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Pella Rotary Welcomes Rotarians From Nearby Districts

Posted: Sunday, August 20th, 2017 at 5:51 am

Pella Rotary members hosted fellow Rotarians from around the state and midwest at a special picnic Wednesday night.

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Knights of Columbus Aiming to Raise Funds for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities Beginning Today

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 1:30 pm

The Knights of Columbus in Pella have started their Campaign for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 8-19-17

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 8:43 am

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Knoxville Fans Met the 2017 Panthers

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 6:00 am


Fans packed the stands at Ken Locke Stadium in Knoxville Friday evening as Knoxville High School held Meet the Panthers Night.

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Cloudy Day Ahead for Solar Eclipse Viewing in Central Iowa

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:59 am

As people throughout North America ramp up their excitement for the first eclipse to cover the entire continent in 99 years, many in Iowa may be out of luck when it comes to actually seeing it.

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Iowa State Savings Bank Shows Appreciation for their Customers

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:58 am

Iowa State Savings Bank showed appreciation to its customers Friday as the bank held its annual Customer Appreciation Day.

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Area Counties Remain Under Burn Ban as Drought Spreads

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:57 am

Open burn bans continue in the region as vegetation remains extremely dry.

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THRIVE Knoxville to Present Will Bowen

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:56 am

Residents of Knoxville will have three opportunities to see #1 international bestselling author Will Bowen at the Knoxville Performing Arts Center beginning tomorrow evening.

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Pella Police Department Encourages Resident Participation in Next Coffee with a Cop

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:55 am

The Pella Police Department is hoping to engage with the community at their next Coffee with a Cop.

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Construction Continues at the Miracle Playground

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:54 am


On Friday the Knoxville Morning Kiwanis continued with construction of Phase 4 of the Miracle Playground at Youngs Park.

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Pella Voters Encouraged by School Superintendent to Vote for PPEL Extension

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:53 am

Voters in Pella will have the opportunity to help the district continue to fund needed infrastructure with an upcoming ballot initiative.

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Master Gardener Program Deadline is Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:52 am

The registration deadline for Marion County Master Gardener Training is Monday.

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Pella FFA Chicken Coops for Sale

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 5:51 am

Pella FFA’s freshmen Ag class built chicken coops as a class project this past year, and they are now selling the buildings to support future projects.

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch in Place Until 1 a.m.

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 4:57 pm

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 1 a.m. for most of central Iowa.

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IN DEPTH: Dr. James Law

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Knoxville Hospital and Clinics has a new physician. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dr. James Law.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Bravo Concert Series

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak to Organizer Randy Flack with the Bravo Concert Series about the upcoming acts that will be a part of the 4th year of the series.

Let’s Talk Pella – Knights of Columbus Campaign for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Joe Lickteig with the Knights of Columbus in Pella previews their annual Campaign for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities, which begins tomorrow and continues through August 26th at the Pella Hy-Vee, Fareway, and Walmart.