Archive for April, 2013

Little Dutch Soccer Take Home Third in Tulip Tournament

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Pella High boys’ soccer team came away with a pair of wins and a third place finish at their own invitational tournament on Saturday.

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Oskaloosa Hosts Conference Track Meet

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

With the Drake Relays over with, serious business begins on Monday in Oskaloosa as the Indians host the Little Hawkeye Conference boys’ and girls’ track meets.

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PCM Looking for Clean Sweep in Golf Conference Meet

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 5:59 am

Looking very strong so far this season, the PCM boys’ golf team will try to add “conference champions” next to their names on Monday, when they travel to Tournament Club of Iowa in Polk City for the Heart of Iowa Conference tournament.

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Knoxville Golf Squads Looking For A Good Things In LHC Meets Today

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Golf Squads know that winning a conference title is likely a goal that may not get attained this season. However, that will not stop either squad from trying to get individual glory. For the boys, Coach Brian Barkey says the conference may have about three or four team that could win the conference. While young, he adds they guys are rounding out into very good golfers. Meanwhile, on the girl’s side of things, Coach Jason Carter has not fielded a full team, so he is trying to get the girls to improve on their game and finish as high as possible. The Panthers will not have a full team today as only Evy Wells and Sierra Findley will be participating.

Central Softball Captures Share of Iowa Conference Crown

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 5:57 am

A sweep of Luther is all the Central softball team needed to at least get a share of the Iowa Conference title, and they did just that on Saturday.

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Lack of Offense Still Leads to Split for Central Baseball

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 5:57 am

Adam Ariola allowed the Central baseball team to walk off in game one of their twinbilling with Buena Vista, but couldn’t get the bats to come alive in the second game, as they split their games on Saturday.

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Central Men’s Golf Takes Lead in Day Two of Tournament

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 5:56 am

Thirty-six holes in the books, and the Central men’s golf team now has a 13-shot lead over their closest competition in the Iowa Conference tournament.

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Central Tennis Teams Split in Saturday Action

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 5:56 am

The Central men’s tennis team swept Simpson, while the women stumbled a tad in their season finale on Saturday.

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Opening Night Nets Ball Jr., Garner, And Stewart Opening Night Wins

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 5:55 am

While race fans had to wait an extra week for the Knoxville Raceway season opening…the fans were not disappointed by the action.

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Modified, Sports Mod, Stock Car, And Hobby Stocks At Knoxville Last Night

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 5:53 am

Dylan Smith of Osceola, Nebraska won the 2nd Annual Knoxville Shootout for Modifieds for the second year in a row.

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District-Wide Fair to Feature Technology and Fine Arts in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:30 am

The Knoxville School District will be holding a technology and fine arts fair next month at all of their buildings.

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Dutch Baking Contest Monday

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:29 am

Tulip time begins officially Wednesday, but the real events begin Monday night during the 8th Annual Tulip Time Dutch Baking Contest.

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Grants will Help at Mine Reclamation Efforts in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:28 am

Two $100,000 grants are coming into Marion County to help with mine reclamation.

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Queen Beatrix Abdicates Throne–Pella Recognizes Event

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:27 am

An important event occurring on April 30 in the Netherlands will be commemorated in Pella during the Tulip Time festivities.

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Public Meeting on Wednesday to Discuss RAGBRAI in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Knoxville RAGBRAI Committee have scheduled a town hall meeting this week as the community gets ready for RAGBRAI riders.

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Stice Pleads Guilty

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:25 am

A Pella man has pled guilty to two felony drug charges.

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Knoxville Auditorium Photos

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:24 am

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KNIA/KRLS joined the Knoxville School Board in a tour of the Knoxville Auditorium construction site following the board’s meeting on Monday evening.

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Pella Man Charged

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Pella Police Department reports that as a result of a report of a domestic disturbance in March, a Pella man now faces not only an assault charge, but also multiple counts of burglary and theft.  

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Knoxville Nuisance Timelines Could Change

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

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The Knoxville City Council is considering tightening some timelines in the nuisance ordinances.

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Cooperative Effort by Knoxville PD and Pella PD in Arrest

Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A combined effort by the Pella and Knoxville Police Departments has resulted in the arrest of a Knoxville man for a burglary in Pella.  

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