Archive for August, 2014

Severe Thunderstorms Possible Tonight

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 11:00 am

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The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center has issued a slight risk of severe thunderstorms tonight for Marion County and Central Iowa.

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August 31st Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 10:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 109 PHONE CALLS, AND 11 911 CALLS,

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Simple Adjustments Have Panthers Looking Forward To Week Two

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:59 am

Game one of the Eric Kellar era at Knoxville did not go as planned.

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Labor Day Closures in Pella

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:57 am

The following city offices are closed in Pella Monday for Labor Day:

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Three Knoxville Men Arrested For Stealing Pallets In Albia

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:56 am

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Three Knoxville men have been arrested for theft after hundreds of pallets went missing from a pair of Albia businesses.

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Iowa State Patrol Reminds Drivers to Stay Safe

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:56 am

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The Iowa State Patrol is reminding area drivers to drive safely and defensively with a large volume of vehicles on the roadway this weekend.

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City Council Discusses Multi-Million Dollar Water Project at Special Meeting

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:55 am

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The Pella City Council discussed the future water supply and financing a multi-million dollar project to make improvements to the system at a special meeting on Tuesday.

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Knoxville Asst. City Manager Feik Resigns To Take Job In California

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:54 am

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Knoxville Assistant City Manager Dylan Feik has resigned.

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Electrical Fire Leaves Pleasantville Home Uninhabitable

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:52 am

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Emergency crews battle an electrical fire Thursday at a home in Pleasantville.

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Union Street Players Holding September Auditions for “A Christmas Carol”

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:51 am

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The Union Street Players have announced auditions for their fall production.

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Central Volleyball Splits Down in Virginia

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:50 am

In their first ever trip to Virginia, the Central volleyball team came away with a split in their two matches yesterday.

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LWML Salad Luncheon

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 10:13 am

The Trinity Lutheran Women’s Missionary League will have their 37th Annual Salad Luncheon on Saturday September 6th from 11am-1pm at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Knoxville.

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Tractor

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 7:51 am

I’m selling an older wheel horse tractor. Looking for any reasonable offer. Call 891-1223.

Garage Sale

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 7:51 am

We have a garage sale going on in the Memorial Building in Pella from 8 – 1 today, Saturday, August 30.

Garage Sale

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 7:50 am

Garage sale going on at 903 Franklin St. in Pella today, Saturday August 30, from 8 – 5.

Knoxville Shows Growing Pains In Opening Week Loss to Newton

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:00 am

It wasn’t the start they had hoped for.

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Little Dutch Make Statement with Blowout Win of Demons

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Noah Clayberg looked as good as ever, the Pella High defense was stout, and the Little Dutch toppled Washington in a battle of top five ranked football teams in Class 3A last night, 35 – 0.

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Hatch Talks Education Improvements During Knoxville Meet & Greet

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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It was an enthusiastic crowd the met Democratic Candidate for Governor Jack Hatch in Knoxville Thursday.

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Eagles’ Football Wins Offensive Outburst Over Mustangs

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella Christian Eagles were able to open up their season with a 44 to 30 victory over rival PCM.

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Students Eating Less School Lunches at Pella Community

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:57 am

This week the Pella School Board reviewed nutrition policies and data that shows students are eating school lunches less frequently.

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