Archive for January, 2013

Sylvia Birkenholz

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 4:07 pm

Funeral services for Sylvia Birkenholz age 96 of Knoxville will be Saturday February 2nd at 10:30am at the Williams Funeral Home in Knoxville.

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Woman’s Name Released in Accident

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 2:19 pm

Highway 5 January 28, 2013

The name of a woman who was transported to Iowa Methodist in Des Moines after a one-vehicle accident yesterday morning has been released.

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IN DEPTH: First Responders Part 2

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

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. Wherever they go, they receive instructions and information from our area dispatchers. What happens when crews are dispatched? What’s it like to be on the end of the phone when a 911 call arrives?

In the second part of a special ten part special In Depth series join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Martha Dykstra, Shannon Gotta, and Cody Rankin, dispatchers with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

County Crews Prepare for Coming Winter Weather

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 1:52 pm

The Marion County Roads Department tells KNIA/KRLS News that plows begin work at 4am Wednesday morning on the hard surface roads.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – Superintendent Dr. Randy Flack

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Superintendent Dr. Randy Flack about some of the items from last night’s school board agenda, including the future of a school resource officer.

Let’s Talk Pella – Chamber Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 12:59 pm

Pella Chamber of Commerce Director Karen Eischen talks about the upcoming Annual Chamber Meeting and about the Excellence Awards.

Knoxville and Pella Snow Ordinances Goes into Effect this Evening

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 12:24 pm

Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada tells KNIA/KRLS News that the Knoxville Snow Ordinance will go into effect this evening at 7PM. Any vehicle found parked on any street after that time may be cited or towed. The snow ordinance will remain in effect until streets are plowed curb to curb after the storm is over. The city of Pella has also announced that their snow ordinance will go into effect at midnight.

Transmission/Tires/Transmission-Clutch

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 9:17 am

Three items for sale here. First, a transmission and transfer case for $450. Second, a pair of 12 ply diamond tread 23.1-26 tires. Asking $150 for the pair. Finally, a 5-speed transmission and clutch from a 1990 Mazda for $250. Call 660-216-3715 if interested or for more information.

Boil Order Remains in Effect in Attica

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 9:14 am

A boil order advisory remains in effect for the Attica area.

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Looking to Rent Acreage

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 9:04 am

We are looking for a long term rent to own acreage with a three or more bedroom house, and property for horses. Call 641-891-4258 after 4:00.

Tuesday, January 29

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 8:03 am

Birthday Winner: Twylah Wilson
Anniversary Winner: None

Woman Injured After Car Strikes Tree

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:30 am

Highway 5 January 28, 2013

One woman was transported to Iowa Methodist in Des Moines after a one-vehicle accident yesterday morning.

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Pella School Board Looks at Facility Plan

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:29 am

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The Pella School Board heard from architects about potential building plans for various sites for Lincoln Elementary.

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School Board Discusses Resource Officer

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:28 am

The Knoxville School Board discussed the future school resource officer position during their regular meeting last night.

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Pella Coaches vs. Cancer

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Pella and Pella Christian basketball teams will face off tonight for a good cause. The schools are hosting their Coaches vs. Cancer event.

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Knoxville City Council Approves Exemption Request from Sandal’s

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Knoxville City Council approved a request to allow an 18-year-old in a bar during last week’s regular meeting, but under a very specific circumstance.

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Pella Chamber Meeting Coming Up

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Nominations for the Pella Chamber of Commerce’s Excellence Awards have been turned in.

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Pruning Oak Trees

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Now is the time to consider pruning oak trees.

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Knitting for Babies at PRHC

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Pella Regional Health Center Auxiliary needs knitters and crocheters.

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Minor City Hall Renovations in Knoxville Getting Started

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Knoxville City Hall is getting a little bit of a facelift over the next couple weeks.

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