Archive for December, 2012

Limiting Turnovers Big Key to Lady Dutch’s Recent Success

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:00 am

In their game against Carlisle, the Pella High girls’ basketball team did something they had been having trouble with over their first few games of the season: Limit their turnovers.

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Each Player To Honor Someone During Coaches vs. Cancer

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:00 am

One additional thing to this year’s Coaches vs. Cancer Day at Knoxville High School is everyone player on Knoxville and Chariton’s basketball squads will get to list someone they would like to play for.

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Look for Eagles’ Boys to Penetrate Lane in 2013

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Comparing their recent struggles to their team last year, Pella Christian head boys’ basketball coach, Larry Hessing said that his guys need to get the ball inside more.

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Saints’ Brothers’ Effort Level Going Long Way So Far

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Both Chase and Clay Wetterling have been forces to be reckoned with on the court for the Melcher-Dallas Saints’ boys’ basketball team.

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Central Women Look for Win to Finish 2012 Tonight

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 5:57 am

Having nearly two weeks off, the Central women’s basketball team is back in action tonight to host St. Scholastica of Minnesota.

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Mary DuPree

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 4:28 pm

Memorial services for Mary L. (Meulpolder) DuPree, age 88, formerly of Pella, will be held on Wednesday, January 2nd at 2:00 PM at Second Reformed Church in Pella.

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IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth 2

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

How is the Affordable Care Act–Obamacare–going to influence how health care is paid for and what does it mean for us? In the second part of a ten part special In Depth Series on Health and Wealth…

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Kevin Kincaid, CEO of the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes reviews how 2012 went with National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum with Director Bob Baker.

Let’s Talk Pella – Iowa Health Information Network

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 12:59 pm

Jeff Hall, IT Director at Pella Regional Health Center, explains a new system that will allow healthcare providers to share electronic records more easily.

Thursday, December 27

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 8:42 am

Birthday Winner: Jennifer Hulbert
Anniversary Winner: Henry & Carol Wynja

Knoxville City Council To Continue Consideration of Removal of Dilapidated Homes

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:30 am

The Knoxville City Council will take action on a case-by-case basis as the City moves forward on dilapidated homes.

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Additional Costs For Clark Street Substation

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:29 am

The Pella City Council approved changes to the Clark Street Substation Project at their meeting last week.

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Auditorium Construction Continues Through Inclement Weather

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The weather hasn’t impeded construction on the Knoxville auditorium project.

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Christmas Tree Disposal in Pella

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Pella is offering a free Christmas Tree pickup now that Christmas is over.

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Local Businesses Report Steady Holiday Shopping

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Local businesses say that their Christmas season was pretty steady versus last year’s.

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Bald Eagle Day Coming at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The 25th annual Bald Eagle Day at Lake Red Rock is planned for next month on the 26th.

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Health Information Network Coming to Iowa

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Iowans will soon be able to share medical information quickly between hospitals and clinics with the help of the Iowa Health Information Network.

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Snow Likely Tonight and Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Portions of Marion County could see some snow accumulation beginning during the overnight hours as a system moves into central and northern Iowa.

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Concealed Carry Permit Database Down for a Week

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat tells KNIA/KRLS news that applications for concealed carry weapon permits will not be able to be taken from today through January 2.

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Sheriff’s Report – December 27, 2012

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:15 am

December 27th, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 58 PHONE CALLS, AND 9 911 CALLS,

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