Archive for May, 2011

Madison Students Compete In State Special Olympics Games

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Two Madison Elementary students participated in the state Special Olympic games last week in Ames.

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New Knoxville City Manager Arrives

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:28 am

The new Knoxville City manager is moving into town this week.

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Pella Shakespeare Company To Focus On Youth Troupes This Year

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:27 am

Auditions are coming up this weekend for the Pella Shakespeare Company.

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KA POW! Kids Art – Painting on Windows comes to Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Red Rock Arts Alliance is starting Art in the Market at the Knoxville Farmer’s Market with KA POW! Kids Art – Painting on Windows.

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PCGS Annual Picnic Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Pella Christian Grade School’s annual picnic is tomorrow.

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Los 7 Secretos Para Vender Por Internet. Derechos De Reventa

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:24 am

A popular establishment is reopening its doors.Los 7 Secretos Para Vender Por Internet. Derechos De Reventa -more–> The Coffee Connection will open up again tomorrow morning on the North Side of the town square. Owner Tim Wahl says that they have expanded their breakfast menu to include more variety of omelets and a bigger breakfast platter overall. Wahl says that a brand new grill will make things more efficient for the business. The Coffee Connection will be open Monday through Friday from 7am to 5pm as well as Saturday from 7am to 2pm.

Registration Open For Junior Rangers

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Pre-registration is open for the Junior Rangers program at Lake Red Rock.

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Two Running Races coming to Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Knoxville Recreation Center is partnering with the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics to have a 5K race and a 2 mile fun run on Saturday June 25th.

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YP of Pella Hosts Sunday Pickup Games

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Young Professionals Club in Pella has started a weekly pick up basketball game series.

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Sheriff’s Report – May 31

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:15 am

May 31st, 2011

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO TWENTYONE CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ONE SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE, TWO REQUEST TO SPEAK WITH A DEPUTY, ONE BURGLARY, ONE RESIDENTIAL ALARM, ONE LIVESTOCK ON THE ROADWAY, ONE DOMESTIC, ONE NEIGHBOR DISPUTE, TWO RESCUE, FOUR RECKLESS DRIVER, TWO MOTORIST ASSIST AND FIVE OFFICER INTIATED.

THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING NINETEEN SUBJECTS.

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS ONE SUBJECT WAS BOOKED INTO THE MARION COUNTY JAIL.

BRUCE, MICHAEL AARON PUBLIC INTOXICATION

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AS WITH ANY CRIMINAL CASE, A CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION AND A DEFENDANT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY

Knoxville Baseball and Softball Gets An Extra To Practice

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:00 am

Both Knoxville Baseball and Softball Squads have an extra day off this week as both are idle today.

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Eagles Shooting for LHC Baseball Crown this Summer

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Pella Christian baseball team gets its first crack at a Little Hawkeye Conference opponent this week, something the team is looking forward to as they try to make a run at a league title.

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Pella Girls Open Tournament Play Against Newton

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 5:59 am

Postseason play begins this evening for the Pella girls soccer team.

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Knoxville Boys Track and Field Looking Forward To 2012

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 5:58 am

While the Knoxville Boys Track and Field Squad lost many outstanding athletes from this season’s seventh place at state, the underclassmen coming back next spring are not bad either.

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Pleasantville’s Thomas In National Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 5:56 am

Pleasantville Native Chelsea Thomas will get another chance for a national championship as she led the University of Missouri Softball Squad to the national tournament in Oklahoma City.

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Mabel Van Der Molen

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 12:57 am

Funeral services for Mabel Van Der Molen age 82 of Pella will be held Thursday June 2nd at 1:30 p.m. at the Berean Baptist Church in Pella.

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IN DEPTH: Memorial Day

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Dr. Bob Leonard listens to the people of Marion County as they celebrate Memorial Day.

Many Options Available For Student Loans

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Marion County Bank Loan Officer Brent Gaulke discusses some options for student loans on today’s Let’s Talk.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Sheriff Ron Goemaat and Chief Deputy Troy Fisher on Tractorcade

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Dr. Bob Leonard sits down and talks with Sheriff Ron Goemaat and Chief Deputy Troy Fisher on the Tractorcade coming to Knoxville, it’s benefits to the community, and how to avoid traffic congestion while the Tractorcade is in town.

Memorial Day in Marion County

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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It’s Memorial Day, a day when we honor our veterans, and the memories of family and friends we have lost.

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