Archive for January, 2012

Official State Unemployment Numbers For December Released

Posted: Sunday, January 29th, 2012 at 6:21 am

[simage=6956,max,n,center,]The official unemployment numbers for December in Iowa have been released.

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Sheriff’s Report – January 29, 2012

Posted: Sunday, January 29th, 2012 at 6:15 am

January 29th, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 81 PHONE CALLS, AND 14 911 CALLS,

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO SIXTEEN CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, EIGHT EXTRA PATROLS, ONE REPORT OF DISTURBING PEACE AND QUIET, ONE RECKLESS DRIVER, ONE ANIMAL, ONE ATTEMPT AT PAPER SERVICE, ONE POSSIBLE VIOLATION OF A NO CONTACT ORDER, ONE REPORT OF DEBRIS IN THE ROADWAY, ONE MISSING PERSON, ONE CONTROLLED BURN, AND ONE MOTORIST ASSIST.

THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING TWENTY EIGHT SUBJECTS,

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

FLESHER,JUSTIN HAROLD OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED
DRIVING WHILE SUSPENDED

O’BRIEN,SHAWN RORY COURT ORDER

BACUS,SELENA SUE DRIVING WHILE BARRED
NO INSURANCE

(SRG)

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

Knoxville Wrestlers 3rd At Tri-Conference Meet On Saturday

Posted: Sunday, January 29th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Wresting Squad finished third at the Fairfield Meet yesterday with a total of 126-and-a-half points.

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Campaign to Fight Childhood Cancer Being Organized by Central Baseball Program

Posted: Sunday, January 29th, 2012 at 5:54 am

In an effort to help the search for a cure for childhood cancer, the Central College baseball team has announced its Strike Out Cancer Campaign.

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Knoxville High School Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 10:22 am

Friday night, the Knoxville High School Athletic Hall of Fame welcome 4 new members.

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1980 Cross Country Team-2012 Knoxville High School Athletic Hal of Fame Inductees

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 10:21 am

1980 Knoxville Boys Cross Country Team likly set the “Gold Standard” for all cross country teams at Knoxville to strive for.

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Bob Edwards-2012 Knoxville High School Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 10:21 am

Bob Edwards is well known in the city of Knoxville.

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Joe Glissman-2012 Knoxville HS Hall of Fame Inductee

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 10:21 am

Joe Glissman is the only wrestler to have won an individual state championship.

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Dave Capitani-2012 Knoxville Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 10:21 am

Dave Captiani excelled in all sports at Knoxville High School. He entered the Hall in 2012 as an all-state baseball players.

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Marie Boat

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 8:11 am

Funeral services for Marie Boat, age 91, of Pella will be held on Wednesday, February 1 at 1:30 pm at the Van Dyk-Duven Funeral Home in Pella.

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No Discrepancies in Knoxville Audit

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:30 am

No major discrepancies were reported by the State Auditor’s Office during their annual audit of the City of Knoxville.

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New Pella Police Chief Says First Week Went Well

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:29 am

New Pella Police Chief Robert Bokinski has completed his first week in the post.

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Vinsick Pleads Not Guilty

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:28 am

37-year-old Jason Vinsick pleaded not guilty in Marion County District Court Friday to multiple charges, including two counts of neglect of a dependent.

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Third Legislative Week Recap

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Iowa State Representative Jim Van Englenhoven tells KNIA/KRLS News that the third week of the 2012 Legislative Session held lots of negotiations for the ongoing tax changes in the state of Iowa.

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Marion County Commission of Veterans Affairs Meets Thursday

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Marion County Commission of Veterans Affairs will be having their monthly meeting on Thursday at 9am at the Courthouse Conference Room.

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Central College Hosts Annual Faculty Recital

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Sunday Anne Petrie, a vocalist and Music Professor at Central College will present her annual recital.

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Knoxville Chamber Banquet is Tonight

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A number of members of the Knoxville community will be honored during the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet Saturday night.

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Dollars For Scholars Fundraiser Continues Today

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Pella Dollars for Scholars is hosting a consignment fundraiser.

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History Honored in Knoxville Hall of Fame Inductions

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Close to 90 people gathered at the Swamp Fox Pub and Grille Friday afternoon at the Knoxville Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2012 luncheon.

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T-15 Over Dam Open Again

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Friday the Army Corps of Engineers announced that T-15 over the Red Rock Dam would be re opening.

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