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Pella PD Patrol Cars to Feature New Technology This Fall

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:59 am

Pella PD Cars

The Pella Police Department will feature improved technology for officers later this year aimed to improve the efficiency of their department.

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Not Guilty Plea Entered by Knoxville Man Charged with Felony Domestic Abuse

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:58 am

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A Knoxville man has pled not guilty to charges stemming from an alleged assault on his wife earlier this month.

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Presidential Campaigns to Make Stops This Week

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:57 am

Presidential campaigns will be making their way through the area this week.

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Golf Cart Seating Amendment Passed by Knoxville City Council

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville City Council adopted an amendment to their golf cart ordinance Monday.

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Pella Historical Society Hosting Princess Academy This Month

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:55 am

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Pella Historical Society is holding an event this summer aimed at young girls who hope to one day become Tulip Queen.

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Marion County Extension Says Fair Successful for 4-H’ers

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:54 am

The 2015 Marion County Fair was a rewarding time for 4-H’ers, according to Marion County Extension Director Dale Miller.

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Pella Food Shelf Preparing for Back-to-School Assistance Programs

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:53 am

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The Pella Food Shelf is in the middle of one of its busiest times of the year.

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Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Continuing to Offer Free Lunches for Knoxville Kids

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:52 am

Throughout the month of July, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church of Knoxville is offering free lunches to kids on Wednesdays.

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Top-Ranked Pella Baseball Team One Win Away from Heading to State Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:51 am

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The Pella High Baseball Team is one win away from earning their spot in the Class 3A State Tournament.

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IN DEPTH: Wednesday Lunch for Kids

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 2:00 pm

A Marion County Church is trying something new this summer–feeding hungry kids lunch every Wednesday in July. Why are they doing it, and how is it going so far?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Liz Adrian, with Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Knoxville.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Paint Party at the Grand

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on Knoxville Farm & Home’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Knoxville Farm & Home’s owner Jeff Edwards and manager Jeff McLaren to talk about their part in “Paint Party at the Grand”.

Let’s Talk Pella – Fiddler on the Roof Coming to Pella Friday

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Director of the Show Arvin Van Zante previews the Union Street Players’ summer musical.

Click here for show times and ticket information.

July 21st Knoxville PD Report

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 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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July 21st Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 88 CALLS INCLUDING 9 911 CALLS.

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Pella Softball Moves On in State Tournament with Walk-Off Win

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:01 am

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The Pella softball team started play in their first ever State Softball Tournament in walk-off style.

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Adams Named Interim Knoxville City Manager, Effective in August

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:00 am

Aaron Adams

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

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City Council to Review Water Rate Increase at Meeting Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 5:59 am

Drilling at New Jordan Well Site

Drilling at New Jordan Well Site

The Pella City Council will hold the final reading of an ordinance for a water rate increase at their meeting Tuesday.

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Informed Citizens Impress Graham During Knoxville Visit

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 5:58 am

Lindsay Graham in Knoxville

South Carolina Senator and Republican Presidential candidate Lindsey Graham was in Knoxville Saturday for a campaign stop.

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Colfax Man Accused of Stealing Equipment from a Stolen Truck

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 5:57 am

Chad Cheeks

A Colfax man is accused of stealing equipment from a vehicle from the Red Rock Marina.

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Bravo! Concert Series Preview Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 5:56 am

The Bravo! Concert Series Preview is tonight.

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