Archive for February, 2013

Kincaid Supports Medicaid Expansion

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:28 am

Knoxville Hospital and Clinics CEO Kevin Kincaid says he supports the expansion of Medicaid in Iowa.

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Pella Chamber Meeting Today

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:27 am

The Pella Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting that was postponed from last week will be held Thursday morning.

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Update on C-BOC: Location Selection Coming in September

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The site for Knoxville’s new Community Based Out-Patient Clinic, or C-BOC, should be decided upon by September.

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The Process Behind Cancelling School

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Schools across Marion County cancelled on Wednesday due to the winter storm, but what process do administrators go through when deciding to call a snow day?

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KnoxvilleIA.gov to Launch Today

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The City of Knoxville is expected to launch their brand new website today.

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Central Professor on Writers Reading Tonight

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A Central College English Professor will be the presenter in Thursdays Writers Reading Series at Central.

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Alleged Theft of Lottery Tickets Lands Knoxville Man in Jail

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A Knoxville man was arrested Sunday after he was accused of stealing lottery tickets and tools.

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Sheriff’s Report – February 28, 2013

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:15 am

February 28th, 2013

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 85 PHONE CALLS, AND 10 911 CALLS,

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Several Pella, Pella Christian Ballers Receive Conference Honors

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Both Pella and Pella Christian were well represented on the list of All-Conference Honors for the Little Hawkeye Conference.

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Grinnell Loss Still Stings for Core, Little Dutch

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Getting beat in the district final against Grinnell last Friday, 58 – 44, the Pella High boys’ basketball team and their coach, Mark Core, still have the bad taste in their mouth from the loss.

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Cunningham And Hawkshead Earn All-Conference

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 5:59 am

Two Knoxville Girls Basketball players earned second team All-Little Hawkeye Conference honors for this season.

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Overtime Thriller Encapsulates Season for Sabers’ Nolte

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 5:58 am

Setting a school record for wins in a season and making the Class 1A girls’ regional final also for the first time in school history, the Twin Cedars’ girls’ basketball team had a lot to take out of the 2012-13 campaign.

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Central Men’s Golf Gearing Up for Spring Season

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 5:56 am

After winning the Iowa Conference title for the 30th time in program history last year, the Central men’s golf team is hoping to cap off the season with a bang this spring.

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Living Last Supper Potluck at First United Methodist Church

Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 6:44 pm

Everyone is invited to attend the Living Last Supper entitled “Is It I Lord?” that will be presented at 7:00 PM in the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church in Knoxville on Saturday, March 9.

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State Charges Against Alleged Robbers to Be Pursued in Marion County

Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 2:28 pm

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Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt tells KNIA/KRLS News that state charges will be pursued in Marion County Courts against those in custody for a bank robbery in Pella.

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IN DEPTH: Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey

Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Van Gorp Insurors in Pella had a special guest at a public dinner earlier this week.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Bill Northey, Secretary of Agriculture for the state of Iowa.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Medicaid Expansion

Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Knoxville Hospital and Clinics CEO Kevin Kincaid about Medicaid expansion and why he supports it. The Affordable Care Act offers states the opportunity to expand Medicaid to cover those under the age of 65 with an income of $15,000 (and higher amounts for couples and families).

Let’s Talk Pella – Ah, Wilderness!

Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 12:59 pm

Actors involved in the upcoming production of “Ah, Wilderness!” at Central College talk about their experience preparing for the play.

Monte Carlo

Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 9:21 am

I’m selling a 1985 Chevy Monte Carlo SuperSport. For more information, call 309-221-3015.

Gremlin

Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 9:16 am

For sale, a 1973 Gremlin. For more information, call 515-745-4207.