Archive for January, 2011

Knoxville’s First Baby of 2011

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 2:54 pm

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Knoxville Hospital and Clinics has announced their first baby of 2011.

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Sherry Dittmer

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 10:35 am

Funeral services for Sherry Dittmer, age 75 of Fort Dodge, will be held on Tuesday, February 1st at 10:30 am at the St. Augustine Catholic Church in Milo

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Wilma Clothier

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 10:25 am

Funeral services for Wilma Clothier, age 96 of Ottumwa, will be held on Wednesday, February 2nd at 11:00 am at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton.

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Severe Winter Weather Approaches

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 9:23 am

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With a major winter storm approaching residents are encouraged to take the necessary precautions now before travel conditions become treacherous.

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Battery Wanted

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 9:14 am

Wanted: 6 volt battery…call 628-2347

Rental House Wanted

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 9:04 am

Wanted: House or 2-3 bedroom apartment to rent…call 820-1522

Sunday, January 30

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 9:02 am

Birthday Winner: Amy Turner
Anniversary Winner: Steve and Tay VandeKamp

House For Rent

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 8:58 am

For Rent: One bedroom house near Pershing – stove, fridge, washer and dryer – $400 a month plus deposit…call 828-8624

Saturday, January 29

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 8:51 am

Birthday Winner: Twilah
Anniversary Winner: None

Friday, January 28

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 8:50 am

Birthday Winner: Joan Beary
Anniversary Winner: None

Carole Van Roekel

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:34 am

Carole Lynn (Grootveld) Van Roekel, 70, of Pella, IA , passed away early Saturday morning at Hospice of the Valley in Tempe, AZ.

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Knoxville Man Will Serve 68 Months in Prison

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A Marion County man, wanted in two southern states and caught in Knoxville last spring has been sentenced to 68 months in federal prison for possession of a stolen firearm and failure to register as a sex offender.

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Council To Review Budget

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:29 am

The Pella City Council will meet in regular session tomorrow night.

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McKinley Supports Bill to Require Photo ID to Vote

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Since his campaign began, Secretary of State Matt Schultz has pushed for the idea of photo identification being required in order to vote.

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Pella High Students Compete In Science Bowl

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:27 am

The Pella High School Science Bowl team competed in regional competition Saturday.

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Statewide Bicycle Ride Will Travel Through Marion County

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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A new athletic event that takes bicyclists across the entire state of Iowa will travel through Marion County this spring.

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Pella Christian Celebrates Homecoming

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:25 am

Pella Christian High School celebrated their Homecoming last week.

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Knoxville Chamber Holds Their Annual Awards Banquet

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A large crowd of nearly 150 board members, business owners and community members gathered at the Swamp Fox Pub and Grille in Knoxville Saturday evening for the annual Knoxville Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet.

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Veel Hoeden Hosts Idea Exchange

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:23 am

People interested in starting a new business or making a career change will have an opportunity to share ideas with others.

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Knoxville Graduate Completes Basic Training

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:22 am

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A Marion County native recently graduated from the U.S. Air Force’s basic military training at the Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

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