Archive for December, 2009

Teams Set For Iowa State Youth Duals

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:33 am

14 teams have confirmed they will compete in the Iowa State Youth Duals in Knoxville January tenth.

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Gritters Continues to Adjust While Redshirting at Oklahoma State

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:32 am

Former Pella High School Track and Field standout Brooke Gritters has taken her talents to the NCAA Division 1 level at Oklahoma State University.

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Area Lawmaker Prepares for Upcoming Session

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:31 am

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The second session of the 83rd Iowa General Assembly will convene in a little more than a week, and as state lawmakers return, they will bring with them a variety of concerns that constituents in their districts have addressed.

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Branson Helping Melcher-Dallas’ Rebounding Cause

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:31 am

Melcher-Dallas Girls Basketball Coach Jim Crozier says one thing that his team has been very good at is rebounding.

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Knoxville Fire and Rescue has New Storage Equipment

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville Fire and Rescue department has new equipment to keep their gear organized.

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Hospice of Central Iowa Honors Outstanding Volunteer

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:28 am

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The Hospice of Central Iowa honored one of their outstanding volunteers.

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Global Marketplace Ties Pella to Beijing

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:27 am

An increase in sales and orders will have production employees at Vermeer Corporation returning to full work weeks on Monday, and at least part of the aforementioned increase can be attributed to continued development of Vermeer Corporation’s global presence.

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Computer Problems at the Iowa Motor Vehicle Department

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Computer problems at the Iowa Motor Vehicle Division of the Iowa Department of Transportation offices in Ankeny resulted in a shutdown of service availability throughout the state for a short time today/on Monday.

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Trucks Ready for 2010, says Pella Fire Chief

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:25 am

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As 2009 draws to a close, the Pella Fire Department has taken the necessary steps to ensure they are again ready to serve the public in 2010.

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Pella Picking Up Natural Christmas Trees This Week

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:23 am

The City of Pella is collecting natural Christmas trees this week during residents’ regular solid waste pick-up dates.

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Motorcycle Racing Returns to the Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:22 am

Motorcycle racing will return to the Knoxville raceway in 2010.

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Pella Library, Pool Closing on New Year’s Eve

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:21 am

The Pella Public Library will be closing early on Thursday for the New Year’s Holiday.

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Marion County Road Crews Continue Efforts

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 4:20 pm

County road crews worked through the weekend and Monday and will continue their efforts today.

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Split Firewood

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 10:06 am

FOR SALE:  split firewood…asking $65 please call 641-828-7589.

Gas Stove, Washer

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 10:04 am

FOR SALE$:  gas stove for $150, and a washer…please call 641-417-9347

Jelly Jars

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 10:01 am

FOR SALE:  jelly jars…please call 641-891-1407

Rocker Recliner

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 9:58 am

FOR SALE:  rocker recliner…asking $40 please call 641-947-5721.

Firewood Split, Will Deliever

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 9:54 am

FOR SALE:  firewood split and delievered…asking $75 please call 641-842-2259.

’00 Jeep Wrangler 4×4

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 9:52 am

FOR SALE:  2000 Jeep Wrangler 4×4 142,000 miles…asking $6200 please call 641-780-9861.

Electric Wheelchair With Charger

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 9:50 am

FOR SALE:  electric wheelchair…asking $850 please call 641-842-2191