Today’s Local News

Update Expected Soon on Marion County Murder Case

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt tells KNIA/KRLS News that additional information will be released soon regarding the June 19th murder of Shirley Carter in western Marion County.

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Trial Date Set for Woman Facing Felony Charge After Attempting to Pass Fraudulent Check

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 5:59 am

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A trial date has been set for a Lovilia woman facing a felony charge after allegedly passing a fraudulent check to purchase hundreds of dollars of goods from the Pella Walmart.

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Railway Worker Injured in Fall off Bridge near Flagler

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 5:58 am

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A Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) railway worker was seriously injured after falling into a rocky creek bed near Flagler.

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Pella PD to Hold First-Ever Citizens Academy This Fall

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 5:57 am

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The Pella Police Department is preparing for their first ever Citizen’s Police Academy this fall.

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Jindal Calls Removal of Knoxville Freedom Rock Silhouette ‘Ridiculous’

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 5:56 am

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The controversy over the fallen soldier silhouette at Knoxville’s Freedom Rock reached the political stage in Pella earlier this week.

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Construction Moving Indoors at Lincoln Elementary Site

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 5:55 am

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Construction continues at the site of a new elementary school in Pella.

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Knoxville to Create Urban Renewal Area for 3M, Industrial Park Projects

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 5:54 am

Knoxville City Manager Harold Stewart says the city is creating an urban renewal area to help with funding for current and future projects.

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Pella School Board Vice President Wants to Continue Service to Community

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 5:53 am

Pella School Board Vice President Timothy Tripp is running to keep his seat unopposed in the September 8th elections.

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New Knoxville Teachers Attend Orientation

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 5:52 am

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Knoxville Community School District held their new teacher orientation Tuesday.

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Railway Worker Injured in Fall off Bridge near Flagler

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 3:34 pm

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A Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) railway worker was seriously injured after falling into a rocky creek bed near Flagler.

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IN DEPTH: Back to School Part 3

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

The kids are back. Back to school. How do we keep them healthy so they can do their best? In the third part of a five part In Depth series

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jen Henely, a nurse at Pella Regional Health Center.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – School Board Update

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

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Today on Knoxville Farm & Home’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Knoxville School Superintendent Cassi Murra to talk about the latest Knoxville School Board meeting.

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Let’s Talk Pella – School Board Elections

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

District Two Board Member Gary Coppock is running unopposed in the 2015 election coming up September 8th. He talks about what’s he’s done in the past two years, and his goals if reelected.

More Information in Murder Case Expected Soon

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 12:51 pm

Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt tells KNIA/KRLS News that additional information will be released soon regarding the June 19th murder of Shirley Carter in western Marion County.

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Road Construction Along Hwy 14 to be Completed Friday

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 8:31 am

Road construction along Highway 14 is expected to last until the end of the week.

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Aug 26th Knoxville PD Report

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 8:30 am

The following criminal, traffic or civil charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

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Aug 26th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 98 CALLS INCLUDING 7 911 CALLS.

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Emergency Crews Extract Two People from Two Car Collision Near Pella

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 6:01 am

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Two people were injured at a collision southwest of Pella Tuesday afternoon.

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Agrivision in Knoxville Sold to Van Wall Equipment

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Agrivision Equipment Group, a John Deere dealership in Knoxville, has been sold to Van Wall Equipment.

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Three Pella Residents Face Felony Drug Charges After Traffic Stop Monday

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 5:59 am

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Three Pella residents face felony drug charges after they were stopped by police along Highway 163 on Monday.

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