IN DEPTH: Dutch Film Premiers in Pella

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 2:00 pm

The North American premier of a movie based on a novel by a best-selling Dutch novelist will be held at the Pella Public Library this weekend

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Franca Treur, author of Confetti on the Threshing Floor.

IN DEPTH: What Makes a Good Detective?

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 2:00 pm

What makes a good detective?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Pella Police Chief Robert Bokinski, and Detective Justin Bailey.

IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

What does a US Senator think about the Ebola outbreak and more?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Chuck Grassley, New Hartford.

IN DEPTH: Brian Bishop Recognized

Posted: Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

A local man has received a national award for his work for the State Fire Marshall.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Brian Bishop, from Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Presidential Spokesperson Tommy Vietor

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Why do the Iowa caucuses matter? And what’s it like to be a presidential spokesperson?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Tommy Vietor, former Iowa communications director and spokesperson for President Barack Obama.

IN DEPTH: Fair Haven Memorial Garden

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

fair haven sketch

During and after World War II, the people of Pella reached out to help the people of the Netherlands who suffered under Nazi Germany. A project underway now continues to commemorate that relationship as well as those who served.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with David Goos with WesleyLife.

IN DEPTH: Pella Regional Hospitalist

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

What does a hospitalist do?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dr. Charles Canedy and Carla Berg, Director of the Med/Surg and ICU at the Pella Regional Health Center.

IN DEPTH: Circus Performer Cathy Carden

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

The Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus is coming to the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines this weekend. What’s it like to be a circus performer?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Cathy Carden, with the Greatest Show on Earth.

IN DEPTH: Central College Variety Show

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Ready for a good variety show?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Mitch Lutch, Professor of Music at Central College, and student Sarah Maxwell.

IN DEPTH: Community Foundations at Work

Posted: Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Marion County financial planners and more gathered for a meeting recently to learn more about how we can help grow our communities through local foundations.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Park Woodle with the Knoxville Heritage Community Foundation, Mary Van Zante with the Marion County Community Foundation and the Pella Community Foundation, and Kristi Knous with the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines.

IN DEPTH: Understanding Dementia

Posted: Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

What’s it like to have dementia?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Debbie Kissinger and Inde Miller, with Vriendschap Village, Pella.

IN DEPTH: IPOST

Posted: Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Are you concerned about how you or a loved one will be treated when your health fails? Then it’s time to learn more about IPOST–Iowa Physician Order for Scope of Treatment.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Leann Broderson, with the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics, and Char Yoder, with HCI Hospice Care Services, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Knoxville’s Chuck Walter

Posted: Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 2:00 pm

A Knoxville man has lived an incredible life–a heroic life. His plane shot down in World War II, a prisoner of war for 11 weeks, with multiple military commendations including France’s Legion of Honor, he watched historic Ken Locke Stadium being built, and played on Knoxville’s first football team. And tonight, Knoxville’s homecoming, he’s honorary captain of the football team.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Chuck Walter, from Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: 3M 40th Anniversary

Posted: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 2:00 pm

This weekend 3M celebrates its 40 anniversary in Knoxville.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Darbie Utterback with 3M

IN DEPTH: New Theater Season at Central College

Posted: Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 2:00 pm

A new season of theater at Central College begins this week. What goes into choosing plays for the season, and what does theater offer students as well as the broader community?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Mary Jo Sodd and C. D. Adamson, Professors in the Theater Department at Central College

IN DEPTH: Honoring a Civil War Veteran

Posted: Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

A Knoxville Civil War veteran is being honored this week.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Ron Deal, with the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War.

IN DEPTH: A Walk on the Prairie’s Edge

Posted: Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

It’s fall, and time for a walk on the prairie’s edge.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Marion County Naturalist Marla Mertz.

IN DEPTH: Blessing of the Animals

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

There’s a blessing of the animals coming soon to Pella. What’s a blessing of the animals, and why is it happening?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Pastor Steve Mathonnett-Vander Well and Professor Jim Zaffiro.

IN DEPTH: A Walk in the Woods

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

It’s fall, and time for a walk in the woods.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Marion County Naturalist Marla Mertz.

IN DEPTH: PEO Cookbook Fame

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Over a century ago the Knoxville PEO ladies published a cookbook that received national acclaim. What’s the story behind the cookbook?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Kay Jensen and Christa Belknap, with the Knoxville PEO.