Today’s Local News

November Jury Trial for Urbandale Man Charged with Sex Assault in Marion County

Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 5:58 am

Bruce, Billy Richard Jr

A jury has been scheduled to convene later this year for the trial of an Urbandale man accused of molesting a young girl in Knoxville.

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Vermeer Corporation to Host Presidential Candidates Forum on Manufacturing

Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 5:57 am

The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), Iowa Public Television (IPTV) and Vermeer Corporation announced Wednesday that they will host a Presidential Candidates Forum on Manufacturing.

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Robinson Set to Open Next Week to Wrap Up Knoxville’s Streetscape Project

Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 5:56 am

The final piece of the Streetscape project in Knoxville should be completed late next week.

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Designs of Knoxville Painter Going on Businesses for Nationals

Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 5:54 am

Frosty Harrington

Decorating for Nationals is already getting underway in Knoxville.

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Thursdays in Pella Centers on World of Literature

Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 5:53 am

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This week’s theme at Thursdays in Pella is “Once Upon a Town.”

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Three Promoted at Knoxville’s Iowa State Savings Bank

Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 5:52 am

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Iowa State Savings Bank in Knoxville announced three promotions during their July board meeting.

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Pella Baseball Team Heading to State Tournament Next Week

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 9:58 pm

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The Pella High baseball team were 7-4 winners over Oskaloosa Wednesday night.

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IN DEPTH: Senator Lindsey Graham

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 2:00 pm

A Republican candidate for president was in Marion County over the weekend.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Lindsey Graham, from South Carolina

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella PD New Technology

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

The Pella Police Department will feature new technology in squad cars soon. Lt. Paul Haase talks about the benefits on in-car computers.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – City Council Update

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on Knoxville Farm & Home’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Knoxville City Manager Harold Stewart to talk about the latest city council meeting.

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Pella Police Department Weekly Police Report – 7/12/15 to 7/18/15

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 12:00 pm

The Pella Police Department engaged in the following activities during the week of July 12, 2015, to July 18, 2015:

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Power Restored After Outage in Knoxville Wednesday Morning

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 8:54 am

MidAmerican crews worked quickly to restore power to some 3000 customers in the Knoxville area Wednesday morning.

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Power Outage Effects 3000 in Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 8:18 am

Approximately 3000 people have been affected by a power outage in Knoxville this morning.

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July 22nd Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 127 CALLS INCLUDING 10 911 CALLS.

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Outdoor Day Today at Knoxville Public Library

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 7:57 am

Knoxville Public Library

The annual Outdoor Day Celebration will be held today at the Knoxville Public Library to wrap up this year’s summer reading program.

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Pleasantville Baseball Team Headed to State Tournament After Tuesday Night Victory

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 6:01 am

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The Pleasantville Baseball Team is advancing to the Class 1A State Baseball Tournament.

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Knoxville Man Gets Prison Time After Guilty Plea to Drug Charge

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 6:00 am

Ernest O'Riley

A 10 year prison sentence was handed down against a Knoxville man after he changed his plea in a drug case.

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Pella PD Patrol Cars to Feature New Technology This Fall

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

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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

Lovell, Jacob Ryan

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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