Archive for July, 2012

3M Emergency Crew “Outstanding” in Wednesday Morning Fire

Posted: Sunday, July 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

No one was injured and there was minimal damage after a fire at 3M in Knoxville early Wednesday morning.

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USP Drama Camp Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, July 29th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Union Street Players week long drama camp begins Monday.

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Severe Drought Continues in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, July 29th, 2012 at 6:22 am

According to the newest USDA Drought Moniter, Marion County remains under a severe drought.

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Speedy Construction at Site of New Culver’s

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

Construction has begun at the site of the new Culver’s in Pella. Culver’s is being built on Washington St. next to Applebee’s.

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Less Dates On The 2013 Schedule May Help Knoxville Baseball

Posted: Sunday, July 29th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The schedule may look quite different for the Knoxville Baseball Squad next season.

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Myers Ready For 4th Season With Raiders

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

As N-F-L training camps start this week…one former local football standout is preparing for his fourth season as an Oakland Raider.

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Local Drivers Show Visitors How It’s Done Last Night

Posted: Sunday, July 29th, 2012 at 5:58 am

A total of 97 sprint cars between 305, 360, and 410s singed into the pits last night at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Dancing at Knoxville Farmer’s Market

Posted: Saturday, July 28th, 2012 at 3:50 pm

The crowd at the Knoxville Farmer’s Market decided that the cool morning was a good time to dance.

Collision Causes Minor Injuries in Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, July 28th, 2012 at 1:12 pm

A two-car accident caused minor injuries in Knoxville today, but no one was transported to the hospital.

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Farming Today – Rules of Haying CRP Acres

Posted: Saturday, July 28th, 2012 at 9:00 am

Marion County FSA Director Angie Vos explains the rules of haying CRP Acres during this week’s “Farming Today” program.

Boil Order Remains in Place for Area South of Pershing into Attica

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

A boil order is place south of Pershing into Attica after a water main break Thursday night.

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Aviary at Pella Library

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

The Pella Public Library Recently received a new feature. They now have an aviary.

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Guest Artist to Teach, Talk in Knoxville Today

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

Art 101 in Knoxville is hosting a guest artist and art exhibition this weekend.

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USP Drama Camp Begins Monday

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

The Union Street Players are holding a drama camp for kids next week.

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Kayaking Clinic at Lake Red Rock

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

For those looking to break into kayaking, Canoesport Outfitters is hosting a Kayaking Fundamentals Course at lake Red Rock on Sunday.

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Marion County Athletes Well Decorated after Special Olympics

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

Eight Special Olympic athletes from around Marion County recently participated at the State Summer Games at Iowa State University.

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Civil War Exhibit Coming to Scholte House

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

The Scholte House will have a special exhibit starting in September and running through November.

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Jeff Gordon Exhibit Now Open

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

The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum opened their Salute to Champion Jeff Gordon exhibit Friday.

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Art Gallery Displayed in Pella Through Summer

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

The Pella Community Center is displaying an art gallery through summer and into September. 

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Former Melcher-Dallas Resident Pleads Not Guilty in Assault Case

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

A Muscatine man pled not guilty to two counts of 3rd degree sexual assault on Friday in Marion County District Court.

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