Today’s Local News

Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Entrance

Posted: Sunday, May 1st, 2016 at 5:54 am

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Knoxville Hospital & Clinics has officially opened its new main entrance and reception area.

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Tulip Queen and Court Shift Focus from Travels to Festival Next Week

Posted: Sunday, May 1st, 2016 at 5:53 am

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Photo by Pella Historical Society

Pella’s royalty is wrapping up their travels around Iowa, and are preparing for their biggest three days of the year.

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Hughes Arrested for Threatening Officers

Posted: Sunday, May 1st, 2016 at 5:52 am

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Bradley Michael Hughes of Knoxville was arrested Sunday after he allegedly threatened to kill Knoxville police officers with a compound bow.

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Pella High Students Spruce Up School and Community With Service Day

Posted: Sunday, May 1st, 2016 at 5:51 am

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With shovels and spades, Pella High students were hard at work Tuesday morning.

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Two Men Arrested for Attempted Murder, Victim in Critical Condition

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 9:45 pm

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UPDATE: story first posted 9:45 p.m. April 30

Two men, 18-year-old Keaton Armstrong and 19-year-old Dalton Sharp, have been arrested and charged with attempted to commit murder, willful injury and 1st degree robbery by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

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Nobody Seriously Injured in Single Car Rollover North of Pella

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 12:27 pm

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No significant injuries were reported following a single-SUV crash north of Pella Saturday.

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Siren Test in Pella Scheduled for Today

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 11:02 am

The Pella PD is informing residents that a monthly siren test scheduled for next weekend is taking place today at noon due to Tulip Time festivities.

No Reintroduction for Raceway Bill

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 6:00 am

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A bill amending language giving the Knoxville Raceway a tax rebate on their revised grandstand expansion project was not reintroduced before the last gavel fell in the Iowa Senate yesterday.

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Kellogg Man Tied to January Assault Pleads Guilty

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:59 am

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A Kellogg man has pled guilty to charges related to a January incident at a downtown Pella apartment.

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Traces Buseum in Knoxville Monday

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Public Library will host the TRACES Center for History and Culture BUS-eum exhibit “At Home in the Heartland: Forgotten Stories of How Iowans Got to Be ‘Us.’”

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Pella PD Asks for Additional Caution in Response to Busy Crowds and Heavily Traveled Roadways

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:57 am

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The Pella Police Department is reminding all who plan to pass through Pella in the next seven days to do so with caution.

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Unused Medication Drop Box at Law Enforcement Center

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:56 am

A permanent medication drop box will be placed in the lobby of the Marion County Law Enforcement Center according to Sheriff Jason Sandholdt.

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Legislative Session Ends Following Compromise Legislation

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:55 am

The final gavels have fallen at the Iowa Statehouse for the 2016 Legislative Session.

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Container Gardening at ISU Extension Office

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:54 am

The Iowa State Extension Office is holding a class on Container Gardening today.

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Hansen-Nolin Named March Shining Star at Pella Regional

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:53 am

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Janna Hansen-Nolin in the Rehabilitation department was selected as March Shining Star by co-workers at Pella Regional Health Center.

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Increased Activity at Knoxville Guard Armory

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:52 am

People driving on Lincoln Friday morning on the north side of Knoxville may have noticed increased activity at the Knoxville Armory.

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Central College Graduation Begins at May 14th

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:51 am

Central College will celebrate commencement in two weeks on May 14, 2016, with 256 students participating.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville- Knoxville Schools Superintendent Cassi Pearson- West Elementary Expansion Project

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Superintendent Cassi Pearson discusses the West Elementary Expansion Project and the effect of AEA on Education in the state.

Let’s Talk Pella – Tulip Queen and Royal Court

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

The 2016 Tulip Queen and Royal Court discuss their travels around the state and preview next week’s festival.

Knoxville’s Credit Rating Improves

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 6:00 am

Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded the City of Knoxville’s general obligation unlimited tax rating to A1 from A2.

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