Archive for July, 2010

Single Vehicle Rollover Accident on Highway 163 West of Pella

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 11:00 am

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Pella Ambulance, Marion County Sheriff’s deputies and the Iowa State Patrol responded to a report of a one vehicle rollover accident approximately two miles west of Pella this morning.

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Beagle Puppies For Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 8:06 am

FOR SALE: Beagle puppies AKC registered…asking $150 please call 641-891-4468

Swing Bike and Tailgate For Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 8:04 am

FOR SALE: swing bike for $20, tailgate for F-150 for $100…please call 641-621-0028

Food Processor For Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 8:01 am

FOR SALE: Food processor stainless steel…asking $145 please call 641-891-0961

Garage Sales For Saturday July 31st

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 8:00 am

1019 E. Marion Knoxville 8-12
309 Cedar Dr. Pella 8-12
201 E. Jefferson Knoxville 8-1
2037 Quebec Street Tracy 9-2
1817 178th Place Pershing 8-12

Pseudoephedrine Sales Restriction Arrests in Marion County

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies, Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, South Central Iowa Drug Task Force, Iowa Counter Drug Task Force, Knoxville Police Department and the Pella Police Department executed several arrest warrants yesterday resulting in the arrests of three Marion County residents.

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Waters Remain High at Red Rock

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Though water has continued to flow out of Lake Red Rock at a rapid rate, the water’s elevation at the reservoir remains high.

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Charles City Defeats Knoxville in the Semifinal State Tournament Game

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville High School baseball team’s season came to an end yesterday afternoon after a loss to Charles City 12-1 in the semifinal round of the class 3A state tournament.

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Summer Weather Creates Lawn Care Challenges

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:27 am

With more rainfall on Friday, area lawns will continue their rapid rate of growth; and with sun in the forecast for Saturday, that likely means many area neighborhoods will be humming with the sound of lawn mowers.

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Congressman Leonard Boswell to Visit Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Iowa’s 3rd District Congressman will be making his way to Marion County for two events next week.

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Opportunities Left to Catch Latest Production from USP

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:25 am

There are still two performances remaining in the Union Street Players’ summer production of Charlotte’s Web.

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Family Fun Fair Today

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Knoxville Noon Kiwanis will be hosting their 17th annual Family Fun Fair this weekend.

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Central Selects Fall ‘Community Read’ Book

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:23 am

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The community read for Central College’s fall semester will be the book The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer.

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First Heart of Gold Honoree Recognized at Knoxville Hospital and Clinics

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Knoxville Hospital and Clinics has named its first Heart of Gold Honoree.

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Riders Push Through Rain, Enter Final Day of RAGBRAI

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:21 am

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Just one day separates Brian Kendall from reaching his goal of completing his first-ever ride on RAGBRAI.

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Sheriff’s Report July 30, 2010

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:19 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO TEN CALLS FOR SERVICE.

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Knoxville Falls To Charles City In 3A Semi-Finals

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:00 am

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Charles City plated four runs in the second and erupted for eight in the third and ended Knoxville’s baseball season yesterday 12-1 in a game that ended with the ten run rule enforced.

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Foursome Including Superintendent, Principal Wins Golf Tourney at Bos Landen

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:59 am

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Twenty golfers split into five teams turned hit the course at Bos Landen yesterday for the first-ever golf tournament to benefit the Pella Community School athletics department.

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Point Races And 360 Nationals Tune Up On Tap At Knoxville Tonight

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:58 am

As if the points races were not exciting enough add in that this could be one of the biggest car counts of the season and you have the potential of a very exciting Saturday Night at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Dollansky Enters Field for World Challenge Race at Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:58 am

One of the first guys to qualify for this year’s seventeenth annual Premier Chevy Dealers Knoxville World Challenge has become its twenty-eighth, and possibly final, entrant.

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