Today’s Local News

Central College Seeking People Interested in Historic House Move

Posted: Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 at 4:55 am

Central College is in the process of trying to find an interested party to move a historic home from campus.

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Knoxville High School FFA Hosts Sub District Leadership CDE’s

Posted: Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 at 4:54 am


The Knoxville High School FFA took part in and played hose to the Sub Districts for Leadership Career Development Events (CDE’s) Monday as part of National FFA Week.

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2018 Thursdays in Pella Themes Announced

Posted: Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 at 4:53 am

The Pella Area Community and Economic Alliance has announced the themes for this summer’s Thursdays in Pella.

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Listening Session for Hunters and Trappers to be held Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 at 4:52 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will host a listening session for fall hunting and trapping regulations in Marion County tomorrow.

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KNIA/KRLS Home Shopping Extravaganza Begins Today

Posted: Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 at 4:51 am

The KNIA/KRLS Home Shopping Extravaganza begins today.

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Freezing Rain Expected Early Tuesday, Winter Weather Advisory Continues

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 9:24 pm

Slick conditions are possible Tuesday morning as freezing rain is expected throughout central Iowa.

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IN DEPTH: Anonymous

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 2:00 pm

There’s a world refugee crisis. Do you care? Should you?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Angel Del Rio, Ben Rockswold, and Jenna Jensen, students, Ron Rybkowski, staff, and Mary Jo Sodd, Professor, all with the Central College production of “Anonymous.”

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Home Shopping Extravaganza

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Andrew Swadner sits down with KNIA/KRLS General Manager Jim Butler as they discuss the Home Shopping Extravaganza which begins tomorrow.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Bands Winter Update

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Director of Bands at Pella High School Jason Pentico discusses recent acheivements and upcoming performances of the ensembles at the school.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 2-19-18

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 9:39 am

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Name of Victim Killed in an Early Morning Fire has been Released

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 5:04 am


The name of the victim in the early morning fire Sunday has been released.

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Freezing Rain Possible Late Tonight Through Tuesday Morning

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 5:01 am

A round of freezing rain may coat streets and power lines overnight President’s Day into Tuesday morning.

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Knoxville City Council to Consider 2018-2019 Fiscal Year Budget Today

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 5:00 am


The Knoxville City Council will meet in regular session today.

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Pella Fire Department, Ambulance Review Grain Bin Rescue Operation Saturday

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 4:59 am

Pella Fire and Pella Ambulance simulated a grain bin rescue Saturday afternoon.

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Marion County Board of Supervisors to hold Special Session Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 4:58 am


The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in special session tomorrow.

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Pella Jazz Bands Holding Winter Concert Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 4:57 am

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Bands from Pella Community Schools are showcasing their work over the winter with upcoming concerts.

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Marion County Democrats Host Annual Luncheon

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 4:56 am


Marion County Democrats held their annual Soup-er Luncheon in honor of Presidents Day yesterday.

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State Tax Reform Discussed at Recent PACE Alliance Business Forum

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 4:55 am

As the Iowa Legislature passes the first funnel, a deadline-proof tax reform package may come down the line near the end of the session.

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Marion County Special Olympic Athletes Staying Warm with Winter Sports

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 4:54 am

Marion County Special Olympics Athletes Alex Alder of Pleasantville and Ben Heywood of Swan attended a Basketball Skills competition on January 23rd at Valley Community Center in West Des Moines.

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PACE Alliance Honoring IMPACT Award Recipients Friday

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 4:53 am

The Pella Area Community & Economic Alliance (PACE Alliance) will honor three Pella Impact Award recipients at their Annual Membership Breakfast this Friday.

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