Archive for January, 2011

Seatbelt Violations Down With Increased Enforcement

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:21 am

Increased fines and more intense enforcement has led to a decrease in seat belt violations around Marion County over the last several years.

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Sheriff’s Report January 30,2011

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:19 am

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

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Steve Mott Awarded 3A SE Distrcit Coach of The Year

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville Baseball Coach Steve Mott was awarded the Class 3A Southeast District Coach of the Year Saturday night at the Annual Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association Awards banquet in Cedar Rapids.

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Cold First Half Hurts Central Women at Coe

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 5:57 am

A much-improved second half provided little impact on the outcome of Saturday’s Central College women’s basketball game, as the Dutch were defeated 70-60 at Coe College.  

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Central Men Hold Off Coe for Big Conference Win

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 5:57 am

A block by James Chapline in the final 10 seconds preserved a hard-fought victory for the Central Men’s basketball team, as the Dutch downed Coe College 66-63 on Saturday.  

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Knoxville Places 6th; Pella 7th At Little Hawkeye Conference Wrestling

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 5:56 am

A depleted Knoxville Wrestling Squad due to injuries and illness took sixth place at Saturday’s Little Hawkeye Conference Meet, Pella wound up in seventh.

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Knoxville’s Coaches vs. Cancer Night Draws Near

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 5:54 am

This Saturday is Knoxville’s Coaches vs. Cancer Night.

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Melcher-Dallas Falls Outside of Conference

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 5:02 am

Coach Jim Wells and the Melcher-Dallas Saints stepped outside of the Bluegrass Conference Saturday night to battle Southeast Warren.

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Titan Machinery Moves To New Location

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:29 am

Titan Machinery is taking over the building that formerly housed Heritage Lace.

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Ride Across Iowa in a Day Will Travel Through Marion County

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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

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Local Option Sales and Services Tax Election March 1st

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

On March 1st Marion County residents will have the chance to vote in a special election on the question of imposition of a 1% local option sales and services tax.

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Hunter’s Safety Courses To Be Held In March

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Marion County Conservation Board, Marion County Sportsman’s Club and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources are planning the annual hunter’s safety courses for 2011.

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Knoxville Man Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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As a follow up to a story originally heard on KNIA/KRLS back in December, a Knoxville man was arrested Tuesday for involuntary manslaughter after a passenger in his vehicle died in a traffic accident in Missouri.

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Entrepreneurs Exchange Ideas

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 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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Itemized Tax Forms Delayed

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Those who itemize their tax deductions will have to wait for the Internal Revenue Service to catch up before filing their taxes this year.

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Sheriff’s Report January 30, 2011

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:19 am

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

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Steve Mott Awarded Southeast District Coach of The Year

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville Baseball Coach Steve Mott was awarded the Class 3A Southeast District Coach of the Year Saturday night at the Annual Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association Awards banquet in Cedar Rapids.

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Lady Dutch Hold Off Washington

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Lady Dutch earned a tough win Saturday with a 51-45 victory over Washington.

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Knoxville 6th; Pella 7th At LHC Wrestling Meet

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:58 am

A depleted Knoxville Wrestling Squad due to injuries and illness took sixth place at yesterday’s Little Hawkeye Conference Meet, Pella wound up in seventh.

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Central Men And Women’s Track Start Strong In 2011

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:58 am

The Central College men’s and women’s track and field squads opened their indoor seasons at the Illinois Wesleyan Titan Open Saturday.

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