Archive for August, 2013

Secretary of Agriculture Recognizes Three Century Family Farms in Marion County

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey recognized three Century Family Farms in Marion County during the Iowa State Fair.

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Sheriff’s Report – August 29th, 2013

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:15 am

August 29, 2013

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Eagles’ Volleyball Looks to Move to Two-and-Oh

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

It’s another day and another tough road trip for Pella Christian’s volleyball squad to begin 2013.

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Confidence Is One Of Knoxville Volleyball’s Keys In 2013

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Volleyball Squad is one of the final teams to open their season as the Panthers wait until Tuesday to travel to Chariton.

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Lady Dutch Volleyball Heads to Ballard Tonight

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Fall sports officially kick off for Pella High tonight, as the Lady Dutch head to Ballard for a varsity match.

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Pleasantville, Melcher-Dallas Begin Volleyball Seasons

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 5:59 am

Two of our area schools have some excitement buzzing about them for this year’s volleyball season, and they’ll each debut in two separate contests tonight.

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Clayberg Says Wartburg is Early Favorites to Win Conference

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 5:57 am

Central volleyball has their minds focused on tomorrow’s games in Colorado to open up play this year, but looking ahead to the Iowa Conference schedule, the first league match is quickly approaching for the Dutch.

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Pauline Tysseling

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 10:11 pm

A memorial service for Pauline Audrey Tysseling, age 83 of Pella, will be held on Tuesday, September 3rd at 6:30 PM at Van Dyk-Duven Funeral Home in Pella.

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“The Way” Tour of Jesus’ Ministry at First United Methodist Church

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 4:55 pm

You are invited to First United Methodist Church at 10:15 AM on September 1st for a video tour of the ministry of Jesus Christ as He travels through the Holy Land.

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Let’s Talk Pella with Tom Vander Well of the Union Street Players

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Pella, Justin Webster chats with Tom Vander Well, President of the Union Street Players. They talk about auditions, the season lineup, and Walk of Fame inductions.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Sports Coverage with Cory Houser

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with KNIA/KRLS Sports Director Cory Houser about some of our sports coverage and programming this year.

Wednesday, August 28

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 10:58 am

Birthday Winner: Alec Geil
Anniversary Winner: Ron & Linda Moser

Couch

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 9:21 am

I have a six foot couch for sale with a bed in it. It’s in good condition, and I’d like $30 OBO. Call 230-2189.

Cookie Jars

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 8:39 am

For sale, some collectible cookie jars. First in series Maxine is $15. I’m also selling a Bugs Bunny Statue of Liberty for $10. Call 842-3495.

T-15 Open but Delays Still Expected

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The US Army Corp of Engineers tells KNIA/KRLS News that T-15 over the dam is open, and the Marion County Engineers Office reports that construction at the corner of T-15 and G-46 is open with traffic being directed by flaggers and a pilot car.

Heat Wave Continues, Heat Advisory in Effect Until Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 6:30 am

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Another hot day is in store for today.

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FAA Awards Funding to Study for Regional Airport

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 6:29 am

The Federal Aviation Administration has announced that a groundbreaking study for a new regional airport in the Pella/Oskaloosa area will be one of three rehabilitation and improvement projects in the state that will receive a combined $1.1 million dollars.

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City of Knoxville, Marion County Talk Downtown Parking Issues

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 6:28 am

The Knoxville City Council and Marion County Board of Supervisors discussed parking concerns during a joint session Tuesday.

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Detour Involving T14 and 240th Place

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 6:27 am

The Marion County Engineer’s Office has announced that they will soon be repairing the bridge deck on 240th Place over the Skunk River.

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Practices, Game Times Change with Hot Weather

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Area athletic departments are taking plenty of precautions due to the heat.

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