Today’s Local News

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Bravo! Concert Series: Season Two

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on Knoxville Farm & Home’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Pennie Sommar to talk about the acts for Season 2 of the Bravo! Concert Series.

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Attica-Pershing Project Topic of Special Marion County Board Session in Newton Tuesday

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 9:22 am

A special session of the Marion County Board of Supervisors has been called for Tuesday afternoon in Newton to discuss the Attica-Pershing area sewer project.

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July 27th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 66 CALLS INCLUDING 10 911 CALLS.

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Three Appointments to be Decided at Marion County Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Marion County BOS

The Marion County Board of Supervisors will decide on the appointments of three county positions during their meeting Tuesday.

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Trial Date Set for Pella Man Accused of Intimidating Others with Weapon in June

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:59 am

Vincent R Sanders

A trial date has been set for a Pella man accused of brandishing a weapon during a June altercation.

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Three Shows for Season Two of Knoxville’s Bravo! Concert Series

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:58 am

The second season of the Bravo! Concert Series will kick off later this year.

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School Board to Approve Contract for New Business Manager at Today’s Meeting

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:57 am
Pella School Board Meets at July 5th Special Meeting

Pella School Board Meets at July 5th Special Meeting

The Pella School Board will look to approve the contract of a new business manager at their second regular meeting of the summer.

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Knoxville Trail Meeting Scheduled for Tonight

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:56 am

Knoxville Bike & Walking Trail proposal

There will be another meeting on the Knoxville trails system today.

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“Ag in the City” Set for Final Thursdays in Pella

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:55 am

Ag in the City 2015

This week, agriculture will take over downtown Pella for the final Thursdays in Pella.

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Knoxville Area Community Theatre Holding Auditions for “The Addams Family”

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:54 am

A production of the musical, “The Addams Family” will be performed by the Knoxville Area Community Theatre (KACT) later this year.

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Panel of Experts Commends Work at Red Rock Hydroelectric Project

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:53 am

Construction Site Upstream in June

Construction Site Upstream in June

An Independent Expert Peer Review Panel (IEPR) report recently praised the engineers, contractors, and Missouri River Energy Services (MRES) for their work at the Lake Red Rock Hydroelectric Project site.

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Knoxville’s Grand Theater Receives Donation from Smith Fertilizer and Grain

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:52 am

Smith Fertilzer Grand donation

Smith Fertilizer and Grain has made a $1500 donation to the Grand Theater renovation project in Knoxville.

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Progress Continues at Pella Regional Pharmacy

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 5:51 am

Staff at Pella Regional Health Center has been pleased so far with their addition of retail pharmacy services.

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July 26th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 88 CALLS INCLUDING 13 911 CALLS.

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Fire Training in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 6:01 am

The Knoxville, Knoxville Township Rural, and Pleasantville Fire Departments held a training exercise Saturday on West Robinson in Knoxville. Go to our Facebook page here for more photos.

Three Appointments to be Decided at Marion County Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Marion County BOS

The Marion County Board of Supervisors will decide on the appointments of three county positions during their meeting Tuesday.

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Trial Date Set for Pella Man Accused of Intimidating Others with Weapon in June

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 5:59 am

Vincent R Sanders

A trial date has been set for a Pella man accused of brandishing a weapon during a June altercation.

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Knoxville Trail Meeting Scheduled for Monday

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 5:58 am

Knoxville Bike & Walking Trail proposal

There will be another meeting on the Knoxville trails system Monday.

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School Board to Approve Contract for New Business Manager at Monday Meeting

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 5:57 am

Pella School Board Meets at July 5th Special Meeting

Pella School Board Meets at July 5th Special Meeting

The Pella School Board will look to approve the contract of a new business manager at their second regular meeting of the summer.

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Adams Named Interim Knoxville City Manager, Effective in August

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 5:56 am

Aaron Adams

Assistant City Manager Aaron Adams has been named interim city manager by the Knoxville City Council, effective August 29th.

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