Today’s Local News

Two-Car Crash in Pella Injures One

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 11:09 am

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One person was injured in a two-car crash near the Pella square this morning.

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April 14th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 72 CALLS INCLUDING 7 911 CALLS.

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Weiler Expansion Means 100 New Jobs in Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 6:00 am

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An expansion project by Weiler in Knoxville means 100 new jobs will be coming to the area.

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Many Issues in Limbo as State Budget Work Takes Over Legislature

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:59 am

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While work at the Iowa Statehouse is mostly turning towards the budget, there are still many bills left for consideration.

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Heartsill Encouraged by Iowa Supreme Court Ruling on Eminent Domain

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:58 am
Greg Heartsill

Greg Heartsill

District 28 State Representative Greg Heartsill is pleased with a recent ruling by the Iowa Supreme Court regarding eminent domain.

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Local Libraries Exchanging Fines for Food Donations for National Library Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:57 am

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In honor of National Library Week, both the Pella and Knoxville public libraries are holding a “Food for Fines” drive.

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National Library Week Shows Area Libraries Offer “Unlimited Possibilities”

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:56 am

Knoxville Public Library

The theme for this year’s National Library Week is “Unlimited Possibilities at Your Library.”

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Hundreds of Central College Volunteers to Serve Community Next Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:55 am

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Central College students, faculty and staff will participate in more than 60 community service projects in central Iowa for a service day.

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Volunteers Needed to Put Finishing Touches on Knoxville Prom

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:54 am

Knoxville High School will be holding their prom this Saturday and there’s still a lot of work that needs to be done as they transform the gym and common area for the big night.

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PCM Superintendent Search Continues with Input Meeting This Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:53 am

Community members in the PCM school district are invited to provide input into determining the qualities of their next superintendent this week.

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Black Violin Coming to Knoxville Performing Arts Center Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:52 am

Classical violin melded with a modern music beat.

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Pella Regional Celebrating Volunteer Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 5:51 am

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This week is volunteer week, and Pella Regional Health Center is saluting the volunteers who help with their programs.

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IN DEPTH: Construction at the Iowa State Savings Bank

Posted: Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What’s the construction all about at the Iowa State Savings Bank?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Stu Job, Natalie Job, and Dylan Morse with the Iowa State Savings Bank, Knoxville.

Lanes Restricted on T-15 This Week

Posted: Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 1:38 pm

Lake Red Rock Hydro Power Construction Downstream

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says that drivers can expect delays on Tuesday and Thursday when traveling over the Red Rock Dam.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Tulip Time Entertainment

Posted: Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Tulip Time Steering Committee Member Paul Jones talks about entertainment at the 80th celebration.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Legislative Session Update with State Rep. Greg Heartsill

Posted: Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 1:00 pm
Greg Heartsill

Greg Heartsill

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by District 28 State Rep. Greg Heartsill to talk about the latest going on during the legislative session.

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Pella Police Department Weekly Police Report 4/5/15 to 4/11/15

Posted: Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 12:00 pm

The Pella Police Department engaged in the following activities during the week of April 5, 2015, to April 11, 2015:

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April 13th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 72 CALLS INCLUDING 7 911 CALLS.

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Streetscape Work on Robinson Street Begins Today

Posted: Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Robinson Street between First and Second Streets will be closed for Streetscape work starting today.

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Pella School Board to Revise Calendar at Work Session

Posted: Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 5:59 am

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With an August 23rd school start date now signed by Governor Branstad, the Pella School Board will roll out a revised calendar at their meeting Monday.

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