Archive for July, 2013

Betty Lou Harvey

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 4:10 pm

Funeral services for Betty Lou Harvey age 85 of Tracy will be Friday August 2nd at 10:00am at the Living Word Fellowship in Knoxville.

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IN DEPTH: Property Assessments

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 2:00 pm

What’s happening at the assessors office? Are any changes coming to our property taxes in the near future?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Drew Sanders, Marion County Assessor.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Southern Iowa Speedweek

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Knoxville Raceway General Manager Brian Stickel about all the events going on at Knoxville Raceway as the 360 Nationals start tomorrow.

Let’s Talk Pella – Melynda Van Zee from the Historic Pella Trust

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Pella, Justin Webster sits down with the new director of the Historic Pella Trust, Melynda Van Zee.

Wednesday, July 31

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 9:36 am

Birthday Winner: Teresa Spaur
Anniversary Winner: Darrell & Izola Schletzbaum

Air Conditioners

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 9:21 am

I am selling a pair of window air conditioner units. One is 7500 BTUs for $35 and the other is 5000 BTUs for $25. Call 780-5815.

Nationals Tickets

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 9:04 am

I have 360 nationals tickets for one person for all three nights. I’m asking $45. Call 891-8505.

Bathtub

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 8:41 am

For sale, a five foot, footed cast iron bath tub. I’d take the best offer. Call 820-0167.

Handicapped Scooter

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 8:39 am

I’m selling a handicapped scooter that works great. I’d like $200. Call 891-0515.

Futon

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 8:39 am

I’m selling an oak finish futon. Barely been used, and it has a nice red fabric cushion. Just looking for the best offer, if you’re interested, call 641-218-0418.

Nationals Volunteer Opportunities Still Available

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:30 am

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The City of Knoxville is getting ready to welcome thousands of guests back to the community as Nationals Week activities start ramping up.

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Marion County Helps Groom Find Bride’s Ring

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:29 am

When Lt. Kevin Boldt of the Black Hawk County Sheriff’s Office, and his fiancee Sarah started their fifth RAGBRAI together last week, they expected the story they’d tell their future grandchildren to be about their planned wedding day in Oskaloosa midway thru the ride.

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Local Law Enforcement Pleased with RAGBRAI

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:28 am

Law enforcement officials in Marion County are very happy with how RAGBRAI went last week.

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Final Week of Union Street Players Bye Bye Birdie

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:27 am

Birdie Down

Last weekend, Pella’s award winning community theater, the Union Street Players, began their production of Bye Bye Birdie.

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A Chance to Learn More About the “Healthy Families Act”

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:26 am

Senator Tom Harkin will have a representative in Marion County today.

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Pella Police Highlight RAGBRAI Stop

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:25 am

Pella Sign

The Pella Police Department has had almost a week to reflect on their involvement with RAGBRAI, and according to Lt. Shane Cox, they still can’t think of a single negative to the Great Bike Ride rolling through the Tulip City.

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Courthouse Clock Tower Project Continues with Bid Opening

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:24 am

Koester Construction was revealed as the low bidder for the Courthouse Clock Tower project.

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Vermeer Celebrates 65 Years

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:23 am

Earlier this month, Vermeer Corporation celebrated 65 years in Pella with a family style picnic attended by thousands.

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First United Methodist Church Helping Kids are Prepared this School Year

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:22 am

The First United Methodist Church in Knoxville is helping several families in the area get their kids ready for school this year.

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Youth Archery Programs

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:21 am

The first of four youth archery programs hosted by Total Outdoorsmen will take place this Saturday.

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