Archive for October, 2011

Crewse Plea and Sentencing Scheduled Today

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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An alleged sex offender has a plea hearing and sentencing scheduled in Marion County District Court at 9:30 Friday morning.

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Candidates Field Questions At KNIA/KRLS Forum In Pella

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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KNIA/KRLS held a candidate forum Thursday night in Pella for city council and mayoral candidates.

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VA Officials in Knoxville Today

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:26 am

A busy day is on tap for many on Friday as officials from the Department of Veterans’ Affairs are in town.

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Pella School Board Looking Into New Facilities Plan

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Pella School Board is in the initial phases of developing a long term facilities plan.

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Knoxville Science Club Travelling to Chicago

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:24 am

It’s a three day weekend for students in Knoxville, and the Knoxville Science Club is taking advantage by making their annual fall trip.

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Central Chef Earns People’s Choice Award At Cooking Competition

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:23 am

A Central College staffer was recently recognized for her culinary talents by the Iowa Restaurant Association.

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Hometown Halloween Brings “Ghostbusters” to Knoxville

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Movies in the Park and the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce are teaming together to put on a “Hometown Halloween” celebration Friday.

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Homes For 49th Annual Garden Club Christmas Tour Announced

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Locations for the 49th Annual Pella Garden Club Christmas Tour of Homes have been announced.

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Pella Teacher Recognized At State Luncheon In Des Moines

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:17 am

A Pella teacher will be recognized for her efforts today in Des Moines at The Iowa Recognition Luncheon for Outstanding Teachers.

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Majority In Poll Decorate For Autumn

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:15 am

KNIA/KRLS would like your opinion, please.

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Sheriff’s Report – October 28, 2011

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:15 am

October 27th, 2011

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 146 PHONE CALLS, 4 911 CALLS, AND 3 INCOMPLETE 911 CALLS.

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO TWENTY ONE CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, FIVE EXTRA PATROLS, ONE RESCUE, ONE ACCIDENT, ONE DOG, ONE THEFT, ONE CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, ONE ALARM, SIX ATTEMPTS AT PAPER SERVICE, ONE MOTORIST ASSIST, ONE MESSAGE DELIVERY, ONE RETURN PHONE CALL, AND ONE REPORT OF LIVESTOCK IN THE ROADWAY.

THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING TWENTY FOUR SUBJECTS,

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS TWO PEOPLE WERE BOOKED INTO THE MARION COUNTY JAIL.

HEIDENWITH,TY DYLAN OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

LARMAN,BENJAMIN ROLAND OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED
OPEN CONTAINER/MOTOR VEHICLE

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

Solon Ends Postseason Run for Knoxville Volleyball

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:01 am

Solon’s size and strong hitting were too much for Knoxville last night in the Class three-A Regional Volleyball Semi-Final as the number two ranked Spartans won in three sets 25-8, 25-8 and 25-14.

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Regional Tournament Continues Tonight for Pella Christian

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian volleyball team has looked pretty impressive thus far in their first two rounds of the Class 2A Regional Volleyball Tournament.

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2011 Season Featured Milestone Victory for Pella Volleyball Coach

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Earlier this season, Pella High head volleyball Coach Bob Fessler reached a major career milestone – notching his 400th career win as a head coach.

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Experience at State Meet Should Help Knoxville Cross Country Teams

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 5:58 am

Making the state cross country meet is nothing new for Knoxville.

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Sign Up Date Approaching for Knoxville Youth Wrestling Club

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Youth Wrestling Club is having its annual sign up and parent meeting in November.

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Members of Football Coaching Staff at Central Again Invited to Coach All-Star Team

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 5:56 am

Central College’s Don De Waard and John Roslien have been named to the coaching staff of a Division III all-star football team that will compete in the Tazon de Estrellas (Bowl of the Stars) December 17th at El Tempo del Dolor Stadium in Puebla, Mexico.

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Pella Corporation Still Feeling Effects Of Recession

Posted: Thursday, October 27th, 2011 at 2:45 pm

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Pella Corporation will close its manufacturing plant in Columbia, South Carolina at the end of the year.

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IN DEPTH: Helping Save the Pleasantville Memorial Building

Posted: Thursday, October 27th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

The citizens of Pleasantville have an important vote coming up November 8–on whether or not to fund efforts for the continued renovations of the Pleasantville Memorial Building. Why was the building built? How is it used? What does it mean to the people of Pleasantville?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Gordon Mechum and Dennis Murphy, from Pleasantville.

Gilbert J. Schut

Posted: Thursday, October 27th, 2011 at 1:49 pm

Funeral services for Gilbert J. Schut age 90 of Pella will be Monday October 31st at 10:30am at the Calvary Christian Reformed Church in Pella.

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