Archive for November, 2012

High School Basketball Scores

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 10:19 pm

GIRLS

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Ted Lee Dykstra

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 3:06 pm

Funeral services for Ted Lee Dykstra, 69, of Knoxville will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, December 3 at the First United Methodist Church in Knoxville with Pastors Lane Riggle and Elizabeth Hadler officiating.

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IN DEPTH: Iowa Poet Laureate Mary Swander

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

One of Iowa’s most beloved authors was in Pella recently. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Iowa’s Poet Laureate, Mary Swander, Ames.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Fire Department Open House Today

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Knoxville Fire Chief Greg Higginbotham about tonight’s open house at the Fire Department, which includes a chance to see the remodeled station as well as the opportunity to meet the fire chief candidates.

Let’s Talk Pella – Audience Participation

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 12:59 pm

Pella Opera House Director Kevin McQuade tells us about the series of films where audience participation is encouraged.

Apparent Drowning Claims Life of Wrestling Fixture

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 12:12 pm

A rural Marion County man has died in an apparent drowning.

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Friday, November 30

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 8:57 am

Birthday Winner: Tony Salato
Anniversary Winner: Marvin & Charlotte Rollings

Probable Drowning in NW Marion County

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 8:00 am

Marion County authorities tell KNIA/KRLS that a probable drowning has occurred at a farm pond.

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Overseas Holiday Shipping Deadlines Approach

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am

Deadlines continue to approach for those shipping Christmas presents overseas.

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T-15 to Close Over Dam

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:29 am

T-15 over the Red Rock Dam will be closing soon. A bulkhead will be installed beginning on Wednesday next week.

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Knoxville FD Opens Doors Today, Chief Finalists Meet With Public

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Knoxville Fire Department is inviting the public to check out their recently remodeled fire station today during an open house.

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Marion County Drought

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:27 am

The drought has held steady since last week, although it is at its least severe level since it began over summer.

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Safety Tips for Deer Hunting

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Shotgun deer hunting season in Marion County begins tomorrow.

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Film at Pella Opera House

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Pella Opera House is inviting the public to “follow the yellow brick road” with them on Friday.

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‘Hunger Game’ Brings in 1000 Food Items

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The communities of Pleasantville and Melcher-Dallas combined to collect nearly 1000 non-perishable food items during “The Hunger Game” food collection this past Tuesday at the Pleasantville vs Melcher-Dallas basketball games.

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Santa in Pella

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

There are plenty of reasons to head to downtown Pella on Friday night.

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Christmas Concerts Upcoming at Area Schools

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With less than a month until schools let out for Christmas, bands and choirs will be putting on their annual Christmas concerts.

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Surge in USP Ticket Sales

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Get your tickets for this and next weekend’s performances of “Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat”.

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Sheriff’s Report – November 30th, 2012

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:15 am

November 30th, 2012
IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF OFFICE RECIVED: 98 calls, and 14 911 calls.

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Pella Girls, Boys Basketball in Action Tonight at Home

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Pella High Lady Dutch basketball team will be in action for the first time in ten days, and the Little Dutch will play in their first varsity game tonight at home against A-D-M in doubleheader hardwood action.

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