Archive for January, 2013

Knoxville Library Board Looks for Help With Renovations

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 6:22 am

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Knoxville Library board members are looking for extra help as they continue renovations of the Dixie Gebhardt house’s upstairs apartment.

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Pella Police SUV Works Well in Winter Weather

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 6:21 am

Pella Police Chief Robert Bokinsky says that people stayed off the roads when they could yesterday, which meant fewer accidents then expected.

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Sheriff’s Report – January 31, 2013

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 6:15 am

JANUARY 31 2013

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: 106 CALLS, 7 911 CALLS

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Guards Stepping Up for Eagles’ Boys

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 6:00 am

Primarily dominated by height at roughly every position, the Pella Christian Eagles’ boys’ basketball team has been looking to its playmakers to step-up and work the perimeter in their games this season.

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Pella Wrestling Wraps up Regular Season Tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 6:00 am

The 2 – 11 Pella High wrestling team will put the wraps on the 2012-13 regular season this evening with a triangular dual meet at home against both Oskaloosa and Dallas Center-Grimes.

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Knoxville Athletic Hall of Fame Spotlight: Tracy (Flowers) Curran

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Hall of Fame Inductions are tomorrow.

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North Polk Invades Monroe Tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 5:59 am

PCM and North Polk’s basketball teams will try to lace up the sneakers again tonight for doubleheader action.

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Twin Cedars Winds Down Season Tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 5:58 am

Twin Cedars’ basketball teams have been hot as of late.

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Central Softball Ranked in Preseason Poll

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 5:57 am

The Central College softball team is ranked 11th in the NFCA Division III preseason poll.

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Dutch Looking for More Offense this Time against Kohawks

Posted: Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 5:57 am

After two not-so-stellar offensive performances to begin Iowa Conference play at the beginning of the month, both of Central’s basketball teams will be looking to turn things around at home against Coe this evening.

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Ron Peterson Interview

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 7:30 pm

KNIA/KRLS Sports talked with Knoxville Wrestling Coach Ron Peterson on Wednesday Night’s Marion County PM Sports.

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Maxine Bardwell

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 6:37 pm

Services for Maxine Bardwell, age 90 of Prairie City, will be held on Friday, February 1st at 10:30 AM at the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church.

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First United Methodist Church Basketball Academy Celebration Rescheduled

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 4:20 pm

The Basketball Academy Celebration for the 5th and 6th grade participants at First United Methodist Church in Knoxville has been rescheduled for Sunday, February 3 at the 10:45 AM service.

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IN DEPTH: First Responders Part 3. Pella Corporation

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

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Twenty four hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, our first responders work to keep us safe. Where we run from danger, they run towards it. Many of our volunteer first responders work in local businesses. How does one large local business work with their first responders on staff, and what do those first responders do? And why do they do it?

In the third part of a special ten part In Depth series on our first responders,join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jody Pothoven, Mary Van Zante, Lance Van Zee, and Jim Walker with the Pella Corporation.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Knoxville Athletic Hall of Fame

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Joe Cunningham, with the Knoxville Hall of Fame Committee, about this Friday’s induction ceremonies.

Let’s Talk Pella – Coaches vs. Cancer

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 12:59 pm

Some of the people raising awarness and funds for a variety of programs talk about last night’s Coaches vs. Cancer event in Pella.

Weather Report – January 30th

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 12:00 pm

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6.5 inches of snow have fallen at the KNIA/KRLS studios. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office reports that area roadways are 100% snow covered. The Iowa Department of Transportation reports that most roadways in the state are snow covered and may be slick.

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Wednesday, January 30

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 10:02 am

Birthday Winner: Marilyn Moon
Anniversary Winner: None

Looking for Packing Peanuts/Bubble Wrap

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 9:24 am

I am looking for packing peanuts and bubble wrap that you are trying to get rid of. Call 515-577-0859.

Looking for Tires

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 9:22 am

I am looking for some tires that are size 235-75-R15s. Call 780-9544.