Posts With Keyword ‘Marion County Emergency Management’

Early Morning Fire In Pella Friday

Posted: Sunday, August 7th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Pella Fire, Knoxville Fire and Pella Community Ambulance all responded to a house fire just after 5 am Friday morning.

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Wednesday Morning Fire Sends One Firefighter to Hospital With Heat Exhaustion

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Knoxville Fire and Rescue, Knoxville Rural Fire & Rescue, Knoxville Police Department, Indiana Township Fire Department, Pleasantville Fire Department, and Marion County Emergency Management responded to 605 W. Marion Street at around 9:15 this morning after a report of a fire at the residence.

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Garage Fire in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, April 10th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Knoxville Fire Department and Rural Fire Department, Knoxville Police Department, Marion County Sheriff’s Office and Marion County Emergency Management responded to a garage fire at 417 North 2nd Street in Knoxville at approximately 2:35 Tuesday afternoon.

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Weather Service Holds Spotter Training In Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, April 9th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Marion County Emergency Management and the National Weather Service held a storm spotter training session Thursday night in Knoxville.

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Knoxville Garage Damaged in Fire

Posted: Wednesday, April 6th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Knoxville Fire Department and Rural Fire Department, Knoxville Police Department, Marion County Sheriff’s Office and Marion County Emergency Management responded to a garage fire at 417 North 2nd Street in Knoxville at approximately 2:35 yesterday afternoon.

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EAS Test Coming In April

Posted: Sunday, March 20th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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KNIA/KRLS will be taking part in a test of the Emergency Alert system, or EAS.

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Emergency Alert System Test Good Time For Tornado Drills

Posted: Thursday, March 17th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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KNIA/KRLS will be taking part in a test of the Emergency Alert system, or EAS.

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Anderson Receives Emergency Management Certification

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 1:04 pm
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Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator Jeff Anderson has received professional certification by the state of Iowa.

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Photos of the Worst Blizzard in Decades

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 1:26 pm

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Photos of this week’s blizzard and the clean up efforts by the Marion County Secondary Roads Department.

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Suspected Pipe Bomb at Pella Corporation

Posted: Thursday, January 27th, 2011 at 6:33 am

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At approximately 5:30 PM the Pella Police Department received a call from Pella Corporation, regarding a suspected pipe bomb outside their facility.

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UPDATE: Fatal Single Vehicle Accident at Metcalf Corner

Posted: Saturday, November 20th, 2010 at 9:30 am

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A fatal single vehicle accident occurred at the Metcalf Corner on T15 between Knoxville and Pella at approximately 7:40 yesterday evening.

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Anhydrous Leak on the North Side of Knoxville Monday

Posted: Sunday, November 14th, 2010 at 6:22 am


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An anhydrous leak occured north side of Knoxville near highway G44 Monday evening, as reports came in at approximately 6:45pm.

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Anhydrous Leak Near Highway G-44 Last Night

Posted: Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 at 6:30 am


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An anhydrous leak occured north side of Knoxville near highway G44 yesterday evening, as reports came in at approximately 6:45pm.

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Weapons of Mass Destruction Training in Marion County

Posted: Thursday, October 14th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Local first responders, Marion County Emergency Mangagement and members of the 71st Support Group of the National Guard from Des Moines have gathered in Knoxville yesterday for a training exercise.

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Marion County Residents Are Encouraged to “Make a Kit”

Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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What do bottled water, ready to eat food, matches, sturdy shoes, a local map and a manual can opener all have in common?

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Emergency Management Promotes National Preparedness Month

Posted: Saturday, September 4th, 2010 at 6:28 am

September is National Preparedness Month and the Marion County Emergency Management Office is supporting the campaign to make sure all area residents are ready in case of an emergency.

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Marion County Was Not Impacted by Chemical Leak in Lacona

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Authorities say Marion County residents were not impacted by the anhydrous leak in Lacona yesterday.

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FEMA Officials Make Their Way to Marion County

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator Jeff Anderson says he has received word that FEMA officials are in the area.

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Flood Kits Still Available from Emergency Management

Posted: Thursday, August 19th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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There are still kits available for those who need help cleaning up their flooded basements.

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Emergency Management Works to Find Assistance for Flood Damage

Posted: Sunday, August 15th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Large amounts of rain dumped on Marion County yet again this week and more residents become victims of flood damage, some of which who have never had water in their homes.

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