Today’s Local News

Tourism Advisory Commission to be Considered by Knoxville City Council

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Knoxville City Council

The Knoxville City Council will consider creating a Tourism Advisory Commission at their bi-monthly meeting today.

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Vander Linden Says Legislative Session Far From Over

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:59 am

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The Iowa Legislative Session continues into the third week past the scheduled end date of May 1st.

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Non-conforming Lots Topic of Knoxville Planning and Zoning Meeting Tuesday

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:58 am

Discussion and a recommendation regarding non-conforming lots is expected at the Knoxville Planning and Zoning Meeting Tuesday.

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2nd Annual Pella Opera House Show Features Local Talent

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:57 am
PICTURED: Opera House Director Kevin McQuade, Svetla Stantcheva, Tyler Coleman, Frances Schiebout

PICTURED: Opera House Director Kevin McQuade
Svetla Stantcheva, Tyler Coleman, Frances Schiebout

Eleven performing acts took to the stage at the Pella Opera House for the 2nd annual Pella’s Got Talent Show.

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Northstar Students Get Chance to See What Public Works Is About

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:56 am

This is Public Works Week and Knoxville Mayor Brian Hatch will make a proclamation today honoring those who provide and maintain the nation’s infrastructure and services.

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Corps Promotes Emerald Ash Borer Awareness for Memorial Day Weekend

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:55 am

Ash Tree Wrapped with EAB Tape

Ash Tree Wrapped with EAB Tape

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be wrapping ash trees at Lake Red Rock to bring awareness of the invasive Emerald Ash Borer during the Memorial Day weekend.

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Exciting Time for Knoxville Graduates

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:54 am

Commencement for Knoxville High School and G.O.A.L. Alternative High School will take place this week.

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Pella High Seniors Reflect on High School Careers

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:53 am

Community Service People

High school is ending for Pella High seniors this week.

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KPAC Hosting Pair of Student Concerts This Week

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:52 am

The Knoxville Performing Arts Center will host vocal and instrumental music concerts this week put on by students from the Knoxville Community School District.

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Central College Softball Season Ends After Losing Twice Saturday

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:51 am

The Central College Softball team fell short in making it back to the final round of the NCAA Division III softball tournament this weekend.

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History Made at Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 9:39 am

In the 62 years that the Knoxville Raceway has held weekly races, no female has ever won a sprint car A-Main feature in any class.

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May 17th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED 74 CALLS AND 9 911 CALLS

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Tourism Advisory Commission to be Considered by Knoxville City Council

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Knoxville City Council

The Knoxville City Council will consider creating a Tourism Advisory Commission at their bi-monthly meeting Monday.

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Progress Continues with Streetscape in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 5:58 am

Citizens in Knoxville could see pavement poured along Main Street as early as this week.

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Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Announces DAISY/Service Award Winners

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 5:56 am

Sandy Cupples

Registered nurse Sandy Cupples has been named the 2015 DAISY Award winner by Knoxville Hospital & Clinics.

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New Alcohol Restrictions Set at Lake Red Rock Beaches

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 5:55 am

Crowd at North Overlook Beach

In an effort to maintain a more family-friendly environment and to promote water safety, the US Army Corps of Engineers has established restrictions for alcohol possession on Whitebreast Beach and North Overlook Beach at Lake Red Rock.

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KNIA/KRLS Scholarship Winners Announced

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 5:54 am

Knoxville High School’s Hannah Worrall and Pella Christian High School’s Andrea De Bruin are the winners of the KNIA/KRLS Business and Broadcasting Scholarships for 2015.

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Pella Middle School Students Raise Money for Charities

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 5:53 am

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Pella Middle School 7th Graders raised hundreds of dollars for six charities this academic year.

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KPAC Hosting Pair of Student Concerts This Week

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 5:52 am

The Knoxville Performing Arts Center will host vocal and instrumental music concerts this week put on by students from the Knoxville Community School District.

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City of Pella Tulip Bulb Removal Starts Monday

Posted: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 5:51 am

Tulip Time 2015 Flowers

The city’s annual tulip removal day is set for next Monday.

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