Archive for October, 2010

Mobile Home For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 10:07 am

FOR SALE: 1997 Mobile home at 210 Sunrise in Pella 3BR 2 bath 1568 square feet…please call 641-780-0242.

Office Furniture For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 9:28 am

FOR SALE: variety of office furniture see Wednesday and Thursday at 9:30. Please call 515-710-9460

Saxophone and Violin Wanted

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 9:24 am

WANTED: saxophone and violin..please call 641-780-7641

October 27th

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 8:00 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER: Tim Meinders
ANNIVERSARY WINNER: Jerry and Zo Thompson

Ida Kloosterman

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 7:18 am

Funeral services are pending at the Van Dyk-Duven Funeral Home for Ida Kloosterman age 97 of Pella.

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Unemployment Rate Decreases for September

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Though unemployment in the U.S. remained unchanged for the month of September the rate of jobless workers decreased in both Iowa and Marion County. 

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Workforce Reduction at Pella Corporation

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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The continued downturn in the housing market is leading to a workforce reduction at Pella Corporation headquarters in Pella and the closing of a plant in Fairfield, Ohio.

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New Committee in Knoxville Aimed at Teaching Students New Skills

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville School Board appointed members to a new committee at their meeting this week, aimed at developing ways to teach students necessary skills to be successful in their future endeavors.

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T-15 Closed Down Next Week

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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As KNIA/KRLS News recently reported, County Highway T-15 will be closed at the Lake Red Rock Dam due to construction for at least one month.

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Historic Preservation Commission Presents “The History of Conservation Service”

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Marion County Historic Preservation Commission is going to dig deep this month as they present “The History of Conservation Service”.

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Branstad-Reynolds in Pella Today, Culver Visited Knoxville Yesterday

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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As part of a Thirty-six city tour, Iowa Republican Gubernatorial candidate Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. nominee Kim Reynolds will be in Pella today.

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Kendall is the Knoxville Little League Volunteer of the Year

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville Little League organization has awarded its outgoing president with the 2010 Volunteer of the Year Award.

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Pella Fire Chief Says to Call in Controlled Burns

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:23 am

On Monday night, the Pella Fire Department was called to two grass fires that turned out to be controlled burns.

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Knoxville PTO and Morning Kiwanis to Raise Funds for Classroom Supplies

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Knoxville Elementary Parent Teacher Organization and Knoxville Morning Kiwanis Club are joining forces for a fundraiser this fall.

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Breast Cancer Radiothon Was a Success in Marion County

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Earlier this month KNIA/KRLS aired it’s fourth annual Breast Cancer Awareness Radiothon.

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Sheriff’s Report October 26, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:19 am

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

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Lady Eagles Down Rockets in Three Games to Move On

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian continued its quest to return to the State Volleyball Tournament, as they swept Eddyville-Blakesburg last night in Pella.

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Twin Cedars Falls To Montezuma In Volleyball

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Twin Cedars will not reach a third straight class one-A volleyball regional final.

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Pella Starts Road To UNI Dome Tonight Hosting DCG

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:00 am

After completing an undefeated season and winning a Class 3A District 7 championship, the Pella High football team enters the playoffs as one of only three undefeated teams in Class 3A and is one of the hottest teams in the state.

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Pella Christian Riding Six Game Win Streak Into Playoffs Tonight vs Roland Story

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 5:58 am

Pella Christian hasn’t forgotten the hurt and disappointment of  what happened last year when they entered the Class 1A playoffs as a number one seed and were upset at home by fourth seeded Panorama in the opening round.  This year, the Eagles, coming off their third consecutive district title, are up a class to 2A and again are a number one seed, and are determined to not let that happen again when they face fourth seeded Roland Story tonight.

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