Archive for August, 2009

Pella Cross Country Teams Set to Start Season Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2009 at 6:02 am

The Pella cross country teams will take part in their first meet this week.

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Twin Cedars Bounces Back With Big Win in Week Two

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2009 at 6:01 am

Twin Cedars picked up their first win of the football season Friday night with a 28 to 6 victory over Mormon Trail.

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MaCarl Wins Number 47 at Knoxvile

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2009 at 6:00 am

Terry McCarl won his 47th career race at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday night in the 410 class as he took the lead from Rager Phillips on a restart and was never challenged.

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Martin L. Horn

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 7:27 pm

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Funeral services for Martin L. Horn of Nevada will be held on Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at Mason Funeral Home in Pleasantville.

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Kent L. Mosher

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 1:43 pm

Graveside services for Kent L. Mosher, 73, of DesMoines will be held on Friday, September 4, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at Pleasantville Cemetery.

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Woman in Gray Van attempts Child Abduction in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 7:26 am

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Saturday at 8:38 PM they received a 911 call from a person in the Marion County Park in Knoxville.

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Police: Smooth Transition Back to School

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:30 am

Area residents and drivers were watchful and respectful of students as they made their way to school for the first time this year in Knoxville and Pella.

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New Exhibit Opening At Scholte House

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:29 am

The Scholte House in Pella will open a special exhibit this week on the heels of a remarkable discovery earlier this month.

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KNIA/KRLS to Broadcast School Board Candidate News Magazines

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:28 am

KNIA/KRLS will be broadcasting two Special Edition News Magazines, Your Knoxville and Pella School Board Candidates.

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Pella Council Meets This Week

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:27 am

A resolution outlining project plans and opening bids on a sewer project is among the items on this week’s Pella City Council meeting.

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Lieutenant Governor Patty Judge at Farm Bureau Meeting

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Lieutenant Governor Patty Judge was in Knoxville earlier this week, as the guest speaker for the Marion County Farm Bureau’s 91st annual meeting.

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Marion County Sees Unemployment Reduced in July

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:25 am

The number of unemployed workers in Marion County has decreased since the previous month; bucking a state trend that saw unemployment rise to the highest level since the fall of 1986.

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McGinnis Trial Begins

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:24 am

The trial for a 39-year-old Knoxville resident charged with murder in the first degree began earlier this week in the Marion County Courthouse.

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Non-confirmed H1N1 Case Reported at Central College

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:23 am

A non-confirmed case of the H1N1 virus was reported last Tuesday at Central College.

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KNIA/KRLS Transitions to New Web Site

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:22 am

You may have noticed a new, smooth Web site change at kniakrls.com earlier this week.

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Pella Regional Provides Over $5m in Community Benefits

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:21 am

Pella Regional Health Center provided over $5.2 million in community benefits in 2008, according to a recently completed assessment of those programs and services.

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Pella Football Makes Statement in Season Opener

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:19 am

Pella football started their season with a bang scoring on their first offensive play of the season when Brett Bogaard scored on a 35 yard run on their way to a 47-8 road win at Washington Friday night.

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Pella Christian Starts Season With a Win

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:18 am

For the second year in a row, Pella Christian has started their football season with a win over New London; though the latest occurrence was no simple task.

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Pella Volleyball Opens Season Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:17 am

Pella volleyball opens their season Tuesday night at home in a quad versus Dallas Center Grimes, Bondurant and Gilbert.

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Non-Race Related Medical Emergency at Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:14 am

A sprint car driver suffered what appeared to be a non-race related medical emergency last night at the Knoxville Raceway.

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