Posts With Keyword ‘winter’

Mild Winter Easy On Supplies, Public Works Director Says

Posted: Sunday, March 20th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Another winter is almost in the books, and Pella Public Works Director Denny Buyert says this one was a little less intense than the last few.

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Today is the First Day of Winter

Posted: Tuesday, December 21st, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Tuesday is the first official day of winter, but according to Iowa State Climatologist Harry Hillaker, it doesn’t mean that it will be any colder than we are used to.

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Several Risks Associated with Exercising Outdoors in the Cold

Posted: Friday, December 17th, 2010 at 6:24 am

With the cold temperatures and ice and snow covered sidewalks, it’s important to take the necessary precautions when exercising outdoors during the winter.

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New Buildings at North Overlook Beach

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Even though winter is near and it’s cold outside now, swimmers and sunbathers have something to look forward to next summer.

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Winter Driving Tips

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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It’s time to be prepared for winter driving and while it’s necessary to drive safe, it’s equally important to be prepared in case an accident happens.

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Winter is Near

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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Last weekend several communities in Northwestern Iowa received their first big snowfalls of the year.

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Local Businesses Benefit From Cold Weather

Posted: Thursday, November 4th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Cold weather may be frustrating to residents but some local business owners actually benefit from the winter months.

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Winter Expected to be Cold and Wet

Posted: Monday, October 25th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Marion County has experienced some great weather recently, but it doesn’t look like it’s going to stick around much longer.

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Winter Flower Tips

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:23 am

With colder weather right around the corner, it’s time start cleaning out our gardens and making sure that certain vegetables don’t freeze.

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Winter Flower Tips

Posted: Sunday, October 10th, 2010 at 6:23 am

With the weather getting colder, it is important to remember to take extra care of our plants to prevent them from dying.

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First Freeze Could Come This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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With the weather becoming cooler as September ends, it’s important to remember that the winter is right around the corner.

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Another Round of Winter Weather Hits Marion County

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 6:29 am


An ice storm last week, followed by warmer temperatures and .33″ of rain on Saturday led to area flooding Sunday and potential for flooding today.

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Winter Dryness is Hard on Skin

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Winter can be hard on us in many ways, but an often neglected winter ailment is dry skin.

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Winter Weather Impacts Marion County

Posted: Saturday, December 26th, 2009 at 6:30 am
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Iowa Department of Transportation is not advising travel on most roadways northwest of Marion County including highways to Des Moines.

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Helping Hands Still Looking for Donations

Posted: Saturday, December 26th, 2009 at 6:22 am

Winter has arrived, and the Helping Hands Food Pantry in Knoxville says cereal, bedding, and canned goods are in high demand.

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Police Chief Says Take it Slow

Posted: Thursday, December 24th, 2009 at 6:28 am

With the holidays and the mixture of rain, ice, and snow Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada says important for residents to take their time getting to and from the holiday destination.

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Severe Winter Weather Here Once Again

Posted: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 at 6:30 am

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A severe winter storm is expected to impact Holiday travel throughout the state this week.

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Severe Winter Weather on its Way

Posted: Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 at 6:30 am

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A severe winter storm is expected to impact Holiday travel throughout the state this week starting Tuesday evening into Wednesday.

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Knoxville High School Winter Vocal Concert

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2009 at 6:28 am

Area residents are invited to the Knoxville High School Winter Vocal Concert being held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Middle School auditorium.

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Knoxville High School Winter Vocal Concert Concert Sunday

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Area residents are invited to the Knoxville High School Winter Vocal Concert being held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Middle School auditorium.

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