Today’s Local News

Flash Flood Warning Expires

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 2:30 pm


Flooding Near Washington Street in Pella. Video submitted by local listener.

Heavy rain prompted a flash flood warning in Marion County earlier today.

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Pella Police Department Weekly Police Report – 07/10/16 to 07/16/16

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The Pella Police Department engaged in the following activities during the week of July 10, 2016, to July 16, 2016:

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IN DEPTH: Senate Candidate Patty Judge

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A candidate for the U.S. Senate was in Marion County over the weekend.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with the former Lt. Governor of Iowa, Patty Judge.

Let’s Talk Pella – Central College Summer Update

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

President Mark Putnam discusses the latest surrounding the Board of Trustees, Maytag Student Center upgrades, and the Forever Dutch initiative.

Let’s Talk Knoxville -Larissa Van Donselaar- SIM C3 Coordinator

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Larissa Van Donselaar with Marion County Public Health discusses changes plan for Iowa Healthcare as a result of the SIM grant program.

Flash Flood Watch in Effect

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 10:45 am

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A Flash Flood Watch is in effect through the evening for Marion County.

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Marion County Fair Results

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 10:30 am

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Marion County Fair results so far have been released. More results will be posted as soon as they are available.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report 07-19-16

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 10:00 am

THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 117 CALLS INCLUDING 6 911 CALLS. IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 36 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED: THREE EXTRA PATROLS, ONE ACCIDENT, FIVE RECKLESS DRIVERS, ONE TRANSPORT, ONE FOLLOW UP, ONE SUSPICIOUS PERSON, SIXTEEN PAPER SERVICE ATTEMPTS, FOUR MOTORIST ASSISTS, TWO VEHICLE UNLOCKS, ONE ALARM, TWO CALLS RETURNED, ONE TRESPASS, ONE LIVESTOCK AND THREE OTHER CALLS FOR SERVICE. THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 46 SUBJECTS.

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Knoxville City Council Proclaims Water and Waste Water Workers Week

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 6:00 am

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The Knoxville City Council met in regular session Monday tonight.

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Summer Heat Returns This Week

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 5:59 am

Estimated Heat Index Values Wednesday Afternoon

Estimated Heat Index Values Wednesday Afternoon

Dangerous heat and humidity returns this week.

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Firearms Arrest in Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 5:58 am

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A Knoxville Woman was arrested after a call involving a drug overdose Saturday.

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Busy Agenda for Pella City Council Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 5:57 am

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The Pella City Council has a packed agenda for tonight’s meeting.

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Pella High Graduate Wins National Merit Scholarship

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 5:55 am

A Pella High School graduate won a National Merit Scholarship.

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Pleasantville Dance Team to Preform at Shrine Bowl

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 5:54 am

The Pleasantville High School Dance Team will return to the Iowa “All-Star” Shrine Bowl for the 27th consecutive year on Saturday, July 23 as the featured pre-game entertainment at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls.

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Hanson Family Jugglers Dazzle Crowd in Pella

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 5:53 am

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The Hanson Family jugglers wowed a crowd at the Pella Community Center Monday.

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School Supplies Available at Knoxville Event

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 5:52 am

A Back to School Event offering free school supplies for students up to 8th grade will be held in Knoxville soon.

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Good Samaritan Free Clinic in Pella to Pool Resources with The Well

Posted: Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 5:51 am

A local clinic in Pella is hoping to utilize expanded space at the Well Resource Center to better help people in the community.

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IN DEPTH: Michelle and Eric Harsin

Posted: Monday, July 18th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

When parents lose a child to a drunk driver, it takes a special kind of courage to not only survive, but to also engage in an effort to challenge us all to help prevent more tragedies like their own.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Michelle and Eric Harsin, mother and father of Clayton Harsin.

Let’s Talk Pella – Brook Circle Park Improvements

Posted: Monday, July 18th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

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Local boy scouts Rollins Kendall and Christian Williams discuss their role in renovations to Brook Circle Park.

Emergency Housing- Cory Frank- Marion County Public Health

Posted: Monday, July 18th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Knoxville Cory Frank with Marion County Public Health shares his concerns about the lack of Emergency Housing in Marion County.