Archive for August, 2013

Sam Fisher

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 12:01 pm

Funeral services for Sam Fisher, age 72 of Knoxville, will be held Saturday, August 31 at 10:00 a.m. at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home.

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Steven C. Bates

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 10:19 am

There will be no funeral services or interment for Steven C. Bates, age 63. There will be a visitation for Steven from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 30 at the Fielding Funeral Home.

Bar Stools/TV

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 9:13 am

I am selling some bar stools. I have two oak ones that have backs and arms on them, and I’d like $50 for both. The other two are pine stools and I’d like $14 for both or $8 each. Finally, I have a 27″ Apex TV that comes with converter box for $50 OBO. Call 820-1557.

Dodge/Oldsmobile/Acreage

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 9:12 am

I have some items for sale today. First, a ’49 Dodge Cornet for parts, and I’d like $750 for it. Second, I have a 2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue for $650. Finally, I have an acreage for a trailer house that’s located in Glenwood, MO. I would like $7,500 for that. Call 660-216-3715.

Looking for a Mower

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 8:47 am

I’m looking for a used walk-behind sickle mower. Call 780-0642.

Camper

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 8:47 am

I’m selling a 2005 Keystone Cougar fifth wheel camper. It’s 24 feet, has new tires and is in excellent condition. For more information, call after 5:00 to 660-0762.

Toddler Bedding/Blanket

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 8:46 am

I’m selling a Dora the Explorer toddler bedding set. It has four pieces, and I’d like $15 OBO. I’m also selling a double sided fleece blanket for a toddler bed that is also Dora the Explorer. Asking $10 OBO. If you’re interested in either of these, call 891-9958.

Air Conditioner/TV Tower/Trailer Hitch

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 8:45 am

For sale, a 27000 BTU window air conditioner. It has never been used, asking $400 OBO. I’m also selling a 40′ TV Tower with four sections and a base plate. It’s also brand new, and I’d like $250. Finally, I have a new trailer hitch for an Astro van for $150. If interested, call 515-991-4600.

Swimming Pool

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 8:44 am

For sale, an above ground swimming pool. It’s 24 feet in diameter and 4 feet deep. You can see it at 505 Wabash in Harvey. Asking $150 OBO, call 891-1098.

Water Conservation Efforts Underway in New Sharon

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Residents of the town of New Sharon are being asked to conserve water.

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Thursday, August 29

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 8:02 am

Birthday Winner: Jason Ross
Anniversary Winner: Dennis & Denise Deaver

Heat Wave Expected to Last Through Weekend

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:30 am

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You should expect the heat wave to continue through the start of the holiday weekend.

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Gubernatorial Candidates Headline Democrats’ Picnic Next Month

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:30 am

The Marion County Iowa Democrats will be hosting their annual picnic fundraiser on Saturday, September 7th.

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Local Trees React to Drought

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:29 am

Marion county residents may have noticed that their trees are already dropping leaves.

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Pella Christian High School is Debt Free

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:27 am

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Five years after building a new campus, Pella Christian High School has announced that they have accomplished their goal of being debt free.

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Knoxville Library, Middle School Team Together for Music

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Knoxville Public Library and the Knoxville Middle School are working together to start a new library program–loaning musical instruments to card holders in the Middle School band. 

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Details on Pella Regional Health Center Health Fair

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Pella Regional Health Center will be holding a health fair in the their Main Lobby on September 18th.

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Wastewater Treatment Agreement to Help Save Knoxville Money

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Knoxville City Council finalized an agreement with the Iowa DNR last week that City Manager Harold Stewart says will residents money for several years to come.

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Opera House to Announce Lineup Featuring Grammy Winning Group

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

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Tonight, the Pella Opera House will announce their 2013-2014 lineup featuring a 2013 Grammy Award winning group.

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Marion County to Get Involved in Attica/Pershing Wastewater Plant Details

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors and Central Iowa Water Association will wait to approve a 28E agreement for a couple more weeks.

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