Today’s Local News

Knoxville Homecoming King and Queen Crowned

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 8:21 pm

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The 2016 Knoxville Homecoming King and Queen have been crowned.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville- City Manager Aaron Adams- Planning and Zoning and Adjustment Boards Training

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville City Manager Aaron Adams shares about training being held to educate people about the functions of two different city boards.

Let’s Talk Pella – City Council Latest

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 1:00 pm

City of Pella Finance Director Corey Goodenow discusses the latest Pella School Board meeting.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report 09-22-16

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 9:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 35 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, TWO EXTRA PATROLS, ONE THEFT, THREE FOLLOW UPS, ONE ACCIDENT, SIX ATTEMPTS AT PAPER SERVICE, ONE FIRE ALARM, FOUR RETURN PHONE CALLS, FOUR MOTORIST ASSIST, TWO ANIMAL CALLS, TWO SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY CALLS, ONE MUTUAL AID ASSISTS, ONE HARASSMENT, ONE RESCUE, ONE PROWLER, ONE CONTEMPT OF COURT, AND FIVE OTHER CALLS.
IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 92 CALLS INCLUDING 9 911 CALLS. THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 35 SUBJECTS.

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Knoxville Homecoming Pep Rally Tonight

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 6:00 am

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Tonight will see Panther fans, parents friends and alumni fill the seats of Ken Locke Stadium for the homecoming pep rally.

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Pella Man Accused in Church Burglaries Receives Probation

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:59 am

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The man responsible for several burglaries occurring this past spring at churches in Pella has received probation.

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Knoxville Raceway Already Preparing for 2017

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:58 am

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The Knoxville Raceway is already working to bring fun and entertainment to crowds in the 2017 season.

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Pella City Council Approves Vermeer Corporation Agreements for Electric Project

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:57 am

A public-private partnership has grown between the city of Pella and Vermeer Corporation to improve the area near the manufacturer.

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Knoxville Cancer Relay Kicks Off with a Party this Year

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:56 am

This year’s Knoxville Cancer Relay will kick off with a party at Ken Locke Stadium October 13.

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SWIM Provides Clean Water for Those in Need

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:55 am

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Safe Water International Ministries is aiming to provide clean drinking water all around the globe while spreading a message of faith.

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Marion County Museums to be Featured in Regional Museum Crawl

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:54 am

Four Marion County museums are featured in a regional museum crawl this year.

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Central College to Celebrate 100 Years with Reformed Church in America

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:53 am

Central College honors the 100th anniversary of its relationship with the Reformed Church in America this year, with a special celebration Friday, Sept. 30 during Homecoming’s Heritage Day.

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Tenth Annual Farm Crawl Will Showcase Local Art, Food and Crafts

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:52 am

It’s nearly time for the annual Farm Crawl.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Ends Today

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 5:51 am

Today is the final chance to be part of money saving deals on KNIA/KRLS.

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Crane Used to Place New Housing in Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 2:23 pm

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New homes are being placed today in Knoxville.

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IN DEPTH: Fighting Parkinson’s

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Local men and women are fighting Parkinson’s disease. Really fighting it. By boxing.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Natasha Nikkel, Heidi Bedier, and Marlene Bryan, with Hearthstone at WesleyLife, and Parkinson patients Tina Roozeboom, Irvin Fopma, Carlos Chase, and Bill Bruxvoort.

Let’s Talk Pella – Mountain Climb for School in Africa

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Tim Tripp discusses his upcoming trek up Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa. Click here for more details.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Homecoming Alumni Activities- Pat Kading

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Pat Kading with the Knoxville Alumni Association talks about Alumni Activities going on during homecoming this year.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report 09-21-16

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 9:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 26 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, FIVE EXTRA PATROLS, ONE THEFT, TWO FOLLOW UPS, TWO ACCIDENTS, TWO DOMESTICS, ELEVEN ATTEMPTS AT PAPER SERVICE, ONE FIRE, ONE RETURN PHONE CALL, AND ONE RECKLESS DRIVER. IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 63 CALLS INCLUDING 8 911 CALLS. THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 36 SUBJECTS.

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Eckert Arrested After Three Years Out of Custody

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 6:00 am

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A man who fled probation in 2013 has been rearrested. According to court records, Kevin Eckhart of Indianapolis, Indiana, who pled to OWI 2nd in Knoxville, was stopped by a State Trooper in O’Brien County on Saturday.

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