Archive for July, 2013

Sheriff’s Report – July 31st, 2013

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:15 am

July 31, 2013

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Sabers’ Ballplayers Have Fond Memories of Season, Still More to Come

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:01 am

Everyone knows that baseball has one of the most demanding and longest seasons of any sport.

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Knoxville’s Crossett And Rider Made Life-Long Memories At Shrine Bowl

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:00 am

This past weekend two area football player and two coaches participated in the 41st Annual Iowa Shrine Bowl.

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It’s All About How You Finish for Jablonski

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:00 am

The 2013 baseball season didn’t start the way the fans, players and coaches would have liked for Pella High.

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Baseball IQ Increased for Eagles

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 6:00 am

Dealing with a primarily younger team this season, Coach Nate Johnson and his Pella Christian baseball club took a lot of big steps each game of the 2013 campaign.

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National Stage Important for Van Kley, Dutch Wrestling

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 5:57 am

Finishing the 2012-13 season with a 12 – 6 dual meet record, the Central wrestling team had a very successful year.

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Special Edition News Magazine: Proposed Regional Airport Roundtable

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 7:00 pm

Should there be a new regional airport located between Pella and Oskaloosa? What are the issues involved?  Why should or shouldn’t it be built? Dr. Bob Leonard hosts community leaders and other guests both in favor and against the airport in this KNIA/KRLS Special Edition News Magazine.

Harold “Harry” Larson

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 5:10 pm

Services are pending for Harold “Harry” Larson age 53 at Fielding Funeral Home.

Sully Christian Schools 100th Anniversary

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 4:03 pm

Sully Christian School will be celebrating its 100th Birthday on Saturday, August 31, and Sunday, September 1.

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Vacation Bible School at New Covenant Church

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 3:57 pm

Come follow the trail to God’s love at New Covenant Church’s “CAMP VBS” Vacation Bible School.

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Pella Police Department Weekly Report

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

During the week of July 21, 2013 to July 27, 2013, the Pella Police Department received 180 calls for service, issued 31 citations, 43 warnings and 16 parking tickets. There were 7 arrests made, resulting in 10 charges.

COMMUNICATION CENTER WEEKLY STATS

During the week of July 21, 2013 to July 27, 2013, the communications center fielded 349 telephone calls, assisted 82 people at the window and fielded 54 incoming calls on the 911

• On 07/21/13 Donald M. Major, 52, of Lovilia was charged with burglary and theft. Major was picked up on an arrest warrant.

• On 07/23/13 Kristifer L. Ross, 28, of Pella was charged with driving while revoked. Ross was incarcerated for the night.

• On 07/23/13 Michael P. Bell, 39, of Pella was charged with public intoxication, consumption of alcohol in public, and interference. Bell was incarcerated for the night.

• On 07/24/13 Rebecca L. McInroe, 25, of Pella was charged with serious assault. McInroe was incarcerated.

• On 07/25/13 Thomas J. Croghan, 22, of Pella was charged with public intoxication 2 offense. Croghan was incarcerated for the night.

• On 07/26/13 Amanda J. Butler, 33, of Lacona was charged with driving while suspended. Butler was cited and released with a court date.

• On 07/27/13 Jon M. Flynn, 34, of Pella was charged with OWI. Flynn was incarcerated for the night.

IN DEPTH: Selecting Eyewear

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Do you wear glasses? Do you care about style? How do you know what frames work for you, and why does it matter?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Deanna Arkema and Kelsi Chambers, Opticians with Eye Health Solutions, Knoxville.

Let’s Talk Pella – Couple En Route to Wedding Loses Ring on RAGBRAI

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Pella, Justin Webster speaks with Lt. Kevin Boldt of the Blackhawk County Sheriff’s Office whose fiance lost her engagement ring on their RAGBRAI ride through Marion County.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Knoxville PD Preps for Nationals

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada about how the department gets ready from Nationals. Losada also talks about how RAGBRAI went from the Police Department’s perspective.

Maxine Brooks Lister

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 9:41 am

Funeral services for Maxine Brooks Lister, age 100 of Knoxville, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 31 at the First United Methodist Church of Knoxville, with Pastor Lane Riggle officiating.

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Fifth Wheel

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 9:21 am

For sale, a 1992 Roadranger fifth wheel for $600. Call 891-5554.

Gas Cook Stove

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 9:11 am

I am selling a gas cook stove that is almond in color and very clean for $75. Call 842-5568 if you’re interested.

Need a Handicapped Scooter

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 9:11 am

I am looking for an electric handicapped scooter. If you have one, please call 641-203-0272.

RAGBRAI Knoxville Photos

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 9:07 am

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These photos were taken by Knoxville Photographer Jeff Saltzman:

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Canning Jars

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 9:05 am

I have over 150 canning jars I’d like to sell. They range from 1/2 pint to a 1/2 gallon. Call 828-8412, or if you can’t wait, you can stop by 1301 Desmont Dr.