Today’s Local News

Reforms to Civil Asset Forfeiture Approved by Iowa Legislators

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 5:58 am


Recently legislation was approved that would impose limits on the state’s civil forfeiture laws, which allow law enforcement officers to seize cash and property from people who have not been charged with a crime.

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Pella City Council Moves Forward with Caldwell Park Improvement Plans

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 5:57 am

Design for improvements to Caldwell Park in Pella will begin after a contract was approved at the Pella City Council meeting this week.

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Knoxville High School Ready for Prom Tomorrow Night

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 5:56 am


The Knoxville High School Prom is tomorrow evening, and students will pack the gym for the annual night of dancing and memories.

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Pella Police Department Hosting Second Coffee with a Cop

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 5:55 am

The Pella Police Department will hold its second Coffee with a Cop program tomorrow.

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State Launches New Program to Help Low-Income Elderly Iowans with Establishing a Guardianship

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 5:54 am

The Iowa Department on Aging recently announced the launch of the Iowa Guardianship Establishment Program, which will award one-time grants to assist low-income Iowans with a documented medical condition establish substitute decision-making services to protect their personal health, safety, assets and dignity.

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Pella Christian Grade School Holding Annual Spring Fling Tonight

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 5:53 am

Pella Christian Grade School is hosting their annual Spring Fling tonight.

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Knoxville Police Department and Marion County Sheriff’s Office Set to Duke It Out on the Track

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 5:52 am

The Knoxville Police Department and the Marion County Sheriff’s Office will take their rivalry to the track tomorrow.

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FFA Tulip Time Booth Benefits Programs

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 5:51 am

Pella FFA is partnering with Pella FFA Alumni and Friends to sell smoked meats at Tulip Time this year.

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IN DEPTH: Central Broadway Hits

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Broadway is coming to Pella.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Mitch Lutch, Professor of Music, and music students Avynne Trembly and Tyler Born of Central College following our hour long news magazines at 8am, 1pm, and 4pm.

Let’s Talk Pella – City Council Latest

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

City Administrator Mike Nardini discusses the latest from the Pella City Council.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – National Infant Immunization Week

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with nurse Judi Van Hulzen with the Marion County Public Health Department about National Infant Immunization Week.

Intersection Closure in Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 9:31 am

The intersection of Roche and Montgomery in Knoxville will be closed for approximately two weeks starting Thursday, April 20th.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 4-20-17

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 9:14 am

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Knoxville City Council Candidates to Fill Vacancy Announced Wednesday

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 6:00 am


Four candidates will meet with the Knoxville City Council during a special city council meeting Monday, April 24th at 5 p.m.

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Pella City Council Begins Designing Process for Traffic Control at Highway 163 Interchange

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Pella City Council has started planning for traffic controls at a busy and often dangerous interchange.

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Knoxville Man Faces Six Felonies for Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 5:58 am

A Knoxville man faces six felonies for having sexual contact with a minor under the age of twelve.

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Central to Celebrate $12 million P.H. Kuyper Gymnasium Expansion Today

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 5:57 am

A $12 million expansion of Central College’s P.H. Kuyper Gymnasium will be celebrated later today.

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First Public Input Session for City of Knoxville Comprehensive Plan Held Wednesday

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 5:56 am


The City of Knoxville and the JEO Consulting Group held the first of two sessions for the residents of Knoxville to provide input for the city of Knoxville comprehensive plan.

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Knoxville Native Bonne Finken to Perform at the Pella Opera House

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 5:55 am

Bonne Finken and her band will showcase Indie rock at the Pella Opera House.

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Habitat for Humanity Plays Host to Monthly Business After Hours

Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 5:54 am


The Knoxville Chamber of Commerce held their monthly Business After Hours event Wednesday evening.

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