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Sexual Abuse Charges Filed Against Knoxville Man

Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 5:58 am

A Knoxville man has been accused of molesting a young girl.

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Pella School Board Revises Calendars in Light of New Start Date Bill

Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 5:57 am

Pella School Board

The Pella School Board rolled out a revised calendar for the 2015-16 school year this week.

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Marion County BOS Approve Rezoning for Business near Attica

Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 5:56 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors approved the rezoning of a section of land along Highway 5 near Attica from residential to commercial ag, so the owner could build an ag trucking business on the property.

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Iowa Economic Development Commission Tours Pella, Discusses Economic Growth

Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 5:55 am

The Director of the Iowa Economic Development Commission toured parts of Pella and the surrounding area on Wednesday.

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Advanced Planning Packets Available at HCI Care Services in Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 5:54 am

Today is National Healthcare Decisions Day, which is an effort to ensure that adults with decision-making capacity have the information and opportunity to communicate and document their healthcare wishes.

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Tulips Coming In As Annual Celebration Approaches in Pella

Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 5:53 am

Photo by City Parks Department

Photo by City Parks Department

There are three weeks left until the annual Tulip Time celebration in Pella.

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Cobblestone Hotel & Suites in Knoxville Honored as Property of the Year

Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 5:52 am

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Cobblestone Hotel and Suites in Knoxville was recently awarded Property of the Year at their annual conference and awards in Milwaukee.

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Klompen Classic Registration Open

Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 5:51 am

Pella’s annual race that unofficially kicks off Tulip Time is right around the corner.

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IN DEPTH: Knoxville Zoning, Part 1

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Knoxville realtors and others are concerned with some changes with zoning enforcement in the city of Knoxville.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Randy Chambers, with Iowa Realty, Kathy Caviness, Sundance Realty, Rich Bailey, with Prudential First of Knoxville Realty, and Chris Hoegh, with Marion County Title Services.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – National Library Week

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Knoxville Public Library Director Roslin Thompson to talk National Library Week.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Schools and Enrollment’s Impact on the Budget

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling is on the program to talk about the impact of declining enrollment on school finances, and how a lack of additional state aid is only compounding the problem.

April 15th Knoxville PD Report

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 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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April 15th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 78 CALLS INCLUDING 5 911 CALLS.

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Knoxville School Boards Hears Facility Assessment

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Knoxville School Board

Over $20 million dollars. That’s the estimated price tag for proposed construction projects in the Knoxville Community School District, according to a facility assessment done by Estes Construction.

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Pella School District Faces Potential Cuts Due to Declining Enrollment

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 5:59 am

Pella School Board

The Pella School Board discussed the impacts that declining enrollment will have on their Kindergarten through 5th grade classrooms at their meeting this week.

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Guardrail Work to Begin in Marion County Today

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 5:58 am

Guardrail work is expected to begin at 13 locations throughout Marion County today.

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Two-Car Crash in Pella Injures One Tuesday Morning

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 5:57 am

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

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Taxes Due Today, Area Post Offices Close at 4:30PM

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 5:56 am

Taxes 2015

Tax Day is upon us.

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Central College to Host Climate Change Conference

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 5:55 am

Central College and the Iowa United Nations Association will host a climate change conference next weekend.

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Schneider Winner of Knoxville’s Got Talent Contest

Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 5:54 am

Claire Schneider showed that Knoxville’s Got Talent.

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