Archive for October, 2012

Bedroom set

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 9:49 am

Antique Bedroom Set for sale. Three pieces, including a full size bed (no mattress), a large 3-drawer dresser with mirror, and a vanity with mirror. All pieces made of solid wood, and asking $295. The pieces can be seen on Craigslist. Call 842-4134, and please no calls after 8:00 p.m.

Bed

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 9:48 am

For sale, a 3/4 Antique Bed with fold-able bed springs. Asking $100, call 628-1302.

Freezers/Washer/Dryer

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 9:47 am

For sale are two upright Whirlpool freezers. One is 20 cubic feet, the other is 18. Also available is a Maytag Washer/Dryer. Call 641-204-1514 for more information.

Fishing Boat

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 9:39 am

A 1987, 16′ Fishing Boat is for sale. Comes with a 2003 trailer. Asking price is $3,500 OBO, and please call 641-218-6087 for more information.

Dirt Bikes/Pony Motor/Furnace/Truck Bed Trailer

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 9:38 am

Two dirt bikes available for sale. They are both KM100 Models, and one is a 1976 the other is ’78. Asking $150 for the pair. Also have a D4 Cat Pony Motor for sale. Asking $250 for it. Next, a hot blast wood furnace with a blower, for $300. And a 3/4 ton truck bed trailer, asking $250 OBO. For more information, call 660-216-3715.

Pontiac/Tires

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 9:37 am

Car available for sale. It’s a 2001 Pontiac. Asking price is $3,000. Also four 205/75/15 tires for $150. Cal 851-5554.

Marlyn Van Houweling

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 7:20 am

Services for Marlyn Kay “Nanna” (Klyn) Van Houweling, age 68 of Pella, will be held on Thursday, November 1st at 11:00 AM at Second Christian Reformed Church in Pella.

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Public Health Director Dorn Files Formal Complaint Against Supervisors Agan, Kingery

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am

Marion County Public Health Director Kim Dorn has filed a formal complaint against Supervisors Craig Agan and Jim Kingery.

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Bethany Christian Services Holding Auction

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:29 am

Bethany Christian Services, which provides pregnancy and adoption assistance, is holding a fundraiser this weekend.

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Local Candidates Campaign in Knoxville over Weekend

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Knoxville continued to be a focal point for local campaigns this past weekend.

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Unemployment Falls in Marion County

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Local unemployment data has been released by Iowa Workforce Development, and in September Marion County’s rate took a significant drop.

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Beggars’ Nights Start Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Communities across Marion County are busy planning Beggars’ Nights for this week.

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Construction In Progress at Clark St. Substation

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Construction is ongoing at the site of the Clark St. Substation, formerly the site of the Power Plant Cooling Tower.

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An Open House for a New Location

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Animal Health Center will be having a Halloween-themed open house on Tuesday afternoon.

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Candy Give Back for a Good Cause

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The 2nd Annual Candy Give Back is Thursday in Pella. Pella Family Dentistry, along with Operation Gratitude, will be paying kids $1 for every pound of candy they turn in.

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Lighted Parade Entries Due Monday

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Next Monday is the last day to get your Lighted Parade entries in.

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Leadership Conference in Pella Today

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Vermeer Charitable Foundation is inviting the public to a presentation by Dr. James Bryan Smith on Tuesday evening.

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Sheriff’s Report – October 30, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:15 am

October 30th, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 106 PHONE CALLS, AND 9 911 CALLS,

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Williamsburg as Advertised, Defeats Pella

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Williamsburg was everything Pella thought they would be, and the Raiders showed it, getting off to an early 20 – 0 lead, and beating the Little Dutch in a sound 54 – 27 victory.

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Hedrick Advances to State Swim Meet

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Pella swimmer, Samantha Hedrick, set more records, and the team as a whole finished second at Saturday’s state qualifying swim meet.

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