Archive for July, 2013

AdventureLand Tickets

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 9:04 am

I’m selling a pair of AdventureLand tickets for $20. They are only good through July 31. Call 780-7266.

2 x 6’s

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 8:42 am

I am selling about 40 – 50, 2 x 6’s that are 14 feet long. Asking $5 each, you can call 947-4700 if interested.

GMC

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 8:40 am

I’m selling a 1978 GMC 2500 4×4. It has new tires, battery and plugs. Asking $1,650 cash OBO, and you can call 641-218-0115 for further details.

House For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 8:39 am

We have a house for sale. Three bedroom, 1.5 bath, 1614 sq. ft. It has many updates, a privacy fence and a two car garage. All appliances are included with a one year home warranty. Asking $84,900 and if you’d like to see pictures, call 641-218-4913 or visit http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/110-N-7th-St-Knoxville-IA-50138/93880563_zpid/

Tuesday, July 30

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 7:57 am

Birthday Winner: Ray Glover
Anniversary Winner: Frank & Sherry Carruthers

Knoxville Man Accused of Putting Shock Collar on his Son

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:30 am

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A Knoxville man was arrested last week after being accused of using a shock collar on his twelve-year-old son. 35-year-old Daniel Hardwick has been charged with neglect or abandonment of a dependent person.

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Traffic Safety Initiative Week Two Statistics

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

Week two of the Pella Police Departments four week traffic safety initiative is complete, and Lt. Paul Haase says that once again, it’s been another successful seven days.

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Rep. Steve King Speaks in Knoxville Next Month

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:28 am

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Iowa Congressman Steve King will be in Knoxville next month as part of the second annual “Our Liberties We Prize” banquet.

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Pella Also Benefits from Influx of Race Fans

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Nationals starts next week in Knoxville, but Pella is also preparing for race fans.

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Sen. Harkin Aide Speaking in Knoxville Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:26 am

An aide from Senator Tom Harkin’s office will be in Marion County tomorrow to discuss some of the senator’s ideas to improve economic security.

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Safety Tips for August Heat

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:25 am

As August approaches, the temperatures are expected to be hot as usual throughout Iowa.

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Local Committee Makes Advance Plans for Industrial Emergencies

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A recently reformed committee in Marion County aims to make emergency officials better prepared to handle incidents at industrial areas in the county.

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Renovation at Ron & Joyce Schipper Stadium

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am

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When the Central Football team hits the field at Ron & Joyce Schipper Stadium in less than six weeks, it will be on a brand new playing surface.

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West Elementary Preps for School Year

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The first day of school is only a few weeks away for many Iowa school districts.

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Free Tickets to the Iowa State Fair

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:21 am

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Would you like free tickets to the fair?

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Overnight Rainfall

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:20 am

In our drought watch, Marion County received 22-hundreths of an inch of rain overnight.

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Sheriff’s Report – July 30th, 2013

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:15 am

July 30, 2013

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Strong Battery Sabers’ Key to Victory

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:01 am

You can point to several members of this 2013 Twin Cedars’ baseball team to give credit to how they’ve gotten to this point in the Class 1A playoffs.

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Little Dutch Earn Conference, District Honors

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Pella High baseball team earned several honors for their performances this past season.

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Pitching Strategy Led to More Wins for Eagles

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

There will always be “what-if’s” after a season if you’re a head coach.

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