Archive for May, 2014

Northey Stops by Pella and Oskaloosa

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:53 am

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Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey was also in Pella on Friday.

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Mustangs Walk-off Twice with Wins

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:52 am

Both PCM’s softball and baseball teams walked off with wins in the bottom of the seventh of their respective contests with Greene County last night.

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Grinnell Ends PCM Girls’ Soccer Season

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:52 am

Grinnell’s soccer teams have been mowing down our area schools in the postseason.

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Knoxville Raceway; Pella Corp Race to Cure Diabetes Tonight

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:52 am

Saturday, Knoxville Raceway will partner with Pella Corp to benefit JDRF.

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Sabers’ Boys, Girls Blast Lamoni

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:51 am

What is more than likely a preview of future Bluegrass Conference games involving Twin Cedars, the Sabers’ baseball team demolished Lamoni in every sense of the word last night, 23 – 2 in four innings.

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First Round Bye Extremely Important for Conference Baseball Tournament

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:50 am

Putting together a nice string of wins to close out their 2014 regular season, the Central baseball team became a force to be reckoned with as they approached the Iowa Conference tournament.

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Hall of Fame Inductions Highlight Big Day Of Racing In Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:49 am

Present day sprint car racing will make room for past racing memories today as the 25th Annual Sprint Car Hall of Fame Induction Banquet takes place.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report – Saturday, May 31

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:05 am

On Friday, the Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to nineteen calls for service, including but not limited to, two motorist assists, two wanted persons, one extra patrol, one suspicious vehicle, one dog, one report of livestock in the roadway, one welfare check, four attempts at paper service, one intoxicated driver, one reckless driver, one return phone call, one violation of no contact order, one burglary, and one animal carcass in the roadway.

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George Van Vark

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 10:27 pm

Funeral services for George Van Vark, age 97 of Pella, will be held Wednesday, June 4 at 10 a.m. at Heartland Reformed Church in Pella.

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IN DEPTH: Candidate for Governor Tom Hoefling

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

A Republican candidate for Governor was in Knoxville this week. What is his vision for the future of Iowa, and why does he believe Governor Branstad should have a primary challenger?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Tom Hoefling from Lohrville.

Let’s Talk Pella – Warrior Golf Venture LLC Takes Over Bos Landen Operations

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

I sit down with Trevor Tam with Warrior Golf to talk about preparations for the summer season at Bos Landen Golf Course.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Assistant City Manager Dylan Feik, Clean-up Week

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Karen Overgaard talks with Assistant City Manager Dylan Feik.

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Gospel Singers Male Chorus To Perform

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 9:53 am

The Gospel Singers Male Chorus will be providing special music during the 9:30 AM worship service at the First Baptist Church in Pella on June 8th.

Friday, May 30

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 8:16 am

Birthday Winner: Aaron Meinders
Anniversary Winner: Brian & Amy Thill

Thursday, May 29

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 8:15 am

Birthday Winner: Mark Crozier
Anniversary Winner: Gordon & Faye Foster

Wednesday, May 28

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 8:14 am

Birthday Winner: Alex Steele
Anniversary Winner: Anthony & Christina Van Vark

Lynnville-Sully Trounces Lady Dutch

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Returning their entire team from a year ago, including a 30-win pitcher, Lynnville-Sully downed Pella High last night on the softball diamond, 7 – 1.

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Knoxville Gets Split With Centerville In Season Opener

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Baseball Squad opened up the 2014 season by splitting a double header to Centerville last night.

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Knoxville Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Submits Resignation

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Knoxville Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors President Mikol Sesker tells KNIA KRLS News that Executive Director Larissa Van Donselaar has submitted her resignation, with a final day of June 27.

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Little Dutch Capitalize on Bluejays Mistakes

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 5:58 am

You don’t often score nine runs with just three hits, but that’s exactly what Pella High’s baseball team did last night in their 9 – 5 win over Bondurant-Farrar.

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