Archive for July, 2010

Wanted…Marching Band Shoes

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 10:00 am

WANTED:  marching band shoes…please call 641-828-7497

’83 Honda 3 Wheeler

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 9:54 am

FOR SALE:  1983 Honda 3 wheeler…asking $600 please call 641-780-0684

’94 Ford Ranger, Lawn Mower, Dune Buggy

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 9:53 am

FOR SALE:  1994 Ford Ranger for $500, Allis Chalmers lawn mower for $200, dune buggy…please call 641-891-5835

Tires & Antique Dresser

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 9:50 am

FOR SALE:  tires 245 75R16, and an antique dresser…please call 641-842-3128

Wrestling Figurines

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 9:44 am

FOR SALE:  wrestling figurines, Chris Benoit and others and a wrestling ring…please call 641-628-4780

’04 Chevy Colorado 4×4

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 9:41 am

FOR SALE:  2004 red Chevy Colorado 4×4 42,000 miles…asking $13,000 obo please call 641-828-7248 or 780-0274

Refrigerator, Electric Stove, Door With Frame

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 9:40 am

FOR SALE:  refrigerator for $75, electric stove for $75 and a door with frame for $25…please call 641-842-4187

’98 Truck

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 9:39 am

FOR SALE:  1998 Isuzu pick up, white, on board tool box/ladder rack…please call 515-240-1300 or 641-628-9099

Three Arrested in Knoxville Marijuana Bust

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 9:34 am

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A routine traffic stop by a Marion County Sheriff’s Deputy early this morning resulted in the arrests of three Knoxville residents for marijuana charges.

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Thursday, July 29

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 8:02 am

Birthday Winner: Joshua Petersen

Anniversary Winner: None

Jury Reaches Verdict in Trial Involving Pella Aquatic Center

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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Central Electric Company of Pella will pay the City of Pella nearly $800,000 in damages for breach of contract regarding the installation of underwater lights at the Pella Aquatic Center where two boys from Kansas City recently drowned.

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One Bid Submitted for Trabert Center in Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Only one interested party submitted a bid at last night’s meeting about the sale of the Trabert Center in Knoxville.

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Street Department Will Install Markings in Knoxville Today

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Roads in the city of Knoxville will be painted with some additional markings this today. 

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Time of Remembrance, Prayer Held Prior to Re-Opening of Outdoor Pool

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Well over one hundred people gathered at the Pella Aquatic Center Wednesday afternoon for an informal memorial for the Kansas City teens who drowned on July 14th.

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Special Board of Supervisors Meeting This Morning

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in special session this morning.

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Detassling Jobs Disappearing in Marion Co. Area

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Once a fixture of Iowa summers, corn detassling appears to have joined “walking beans” as an agriculture task of yesteryear.

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Entrance Gates Locked at the Knoxville VA

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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VA officials have locked gates on the secondary entrances at the Knoxville campus in order to prevent unauthorized personnel from entering portions of the campus, that’s according to Staff Assistant to the Director, Dave Huffman.

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‘Thursdays in Pella’ Tonight

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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This week’s Thursdays in Pella event will have a little ethnic flair this time around, as “Latino Festival” night will be the theme for the evening.

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Pleasantville FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team is Headed to Nationals

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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The state champion Pleasantville FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team has qualified for the National Convention this fall and is looking for help to make their trip possible.

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Central Students Lending a Hand in Haiti

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:21 am

A small group of students from Central College has spent the past week-and-a-half working with United Christians International in Pella’s sister city in Hait.

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