Archive for May, 2010

Pella City Council to Meet Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Consideration of a pair of special event requests for summer events are among the items to be addressed by the Pella City Council at this week’s meeting.

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Lighting Causes Damage at Knoxville Municipal Building

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Lightning from the thunderstorm that caused over 900 customers in Marion County to be without power last week also struck a pole near the Knoxville Police Department and City Hall causing damage.

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‘Thursdays in Pella’ Start Up Again

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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The first “Thursdays in Pella” event of the summer will take place this week.

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West Elementary to be Honored by the U.S. Department of Education

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Knoxville’s West Elementary will be honored as a Blue Ribbon School by the United States Department of Education.

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Unemployment Rate for Marion Co. Down in April

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:21 am

After consecutive months of steady increases, the unemployment rate for Marion County decreased in April.

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PCM Boys Runner-Up; Jennings State Champion; Pleasantville 10th At 2A Boys Golf

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:01 am

P-C-M’s Matt Jennings shot a second round 75 and was good enough to win the class 2A state medalist State Boys Golf Meet yesterday at the Lake Panorama National Resort in Panora.

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Hockett Honored By Brown; Lighting Strikes Again; Stevenson Wins 305s

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Several drivers at the Knoxville Raceway last night paid tribute to Jesse Hockett by placing his number 77 somewhere on their cars.

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Knoxville Baseball 0-2 At Ames On Saturday

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:59 am

Knoxville baseball felt the sting of its first losses of the season at the Ames Invitational yesterday.

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Pella Premier Soccer Tryouts for Girls

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:58 am

The Pella Soccer Club will hold tryouts the next two Tuesdays for two girls’ premier soccer teams.

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Knoxville Softball Gains First 3 Victories Of The Season

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:57 am

Knoxville went three-and-oh at the Centerville Softball Invitational yesterday.

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**BREAKING NEWS** Knoxville Boys Soccer Headed to State**

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 2:47 pm

The Knoxville boys soccer team is headed to the Class 2A Boys State Soccer Tournament for the first time in school history after they beat Pella 3-2 in double overtime at Pella today in a Class 2A Sub State Final. More Details will follow in sports Sunday and Monday morning at 7:35am on KNIA/KRLS. Congratulations to the Knoxville boys soccer team from KNIA/KRLS

Traffic Slowed in Knoxville as Semi Moves Through

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 8:36 am

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A Fareway Semi tractor broke down just short of Knoxville, and had to be towed to the Fareway Grocery Store in Knoxville early Saturday morning.

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Boat Motor For Sale

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 8:13 am

FOR SALE: Mercury 9 horsepower boat motor…asking $375 please call 641-780-0642

Footlocker For Sale

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 8:08 am

FOR SALE: footlocker…asking $25 please call 641-828-6456

Tires Wanted

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 8:08 am

WANTED: tires for a Chevy vehicle…please call 641-218-0685

Dune Buggy, Tool Box, Runningboards

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 8:07 am

FOR SALE: dune buggy for $350, tool box for pick up for $20, and running boards for $40…please call 641-891-5835

Hida-bed For Sale

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 8:05 am

FOR SALE: queen size hida-bed…asking $75 please call 641-628-3752

Garage Sale

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 8:01 am

1817 178th Place in Pershing

Washer And Dryer For Sale

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 7:57 am

FOR SALE: stack Kenmore washer/dyer…asking $100 please call 641-891-0527

Motorcycle Collides with Parked Car in Pella

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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The Pella Police Department, Pella Ambulance and Marion County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident at approximately 1:30 this morning.

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