IN DEPTH: Public Safety Volunteers 5; Knoxville Township Rural Fire Department

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Why do people become volunteer fire fighters? And how do they cope with the stress involved with the position? In the fifth part of a ten part in depth series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Mike Gamble and Bob Pelong with the Knoxville Township Rural Fire Department.

IN DEPTH: Public Safety Volunteers Part 4; Pleasantville Emergency Services

Posted: Thursday, January 29th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What are some of the challenges facing rural fire departments? In the fourth part of a ten part series on public safety volunteers, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jordan Van Ness and Mark Clifton with Pleasantville Emergency Services, and Joe Mrstik, Police Chief and City Administrator for Pleasantville

IN DEPTH: Public Safety Volunteers 3; Pella Corp

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How does the Pella Corporation work to support its public safety volunteers? In the third part of a ten part In Depth series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Karmen Gardner, Ron Wyatt, and Keith Brooks, with the Pella Corporation.

IN DEPTH: Public Safety Volunteers 2; Emergency Management

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How many public safety volunteers are there in Marion County? Why do they do what they do, and what are some of the challenges they face? In the second part of a ten part in depth series on public safety volunteers, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator, Jeff Anderson.

IN DEPTH: Public Safety Volunteers 1; The Pella Fire Department

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What’s it like to be a volunteer fireman in Pella? In the first part of a ten part in depth series on public safety volunteers, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Austin Vander Linden, Jim Zylstra, Dave Cottington, Brad Ter Louw, and Lance Van Zee with the Pella Fire Department.

IN DEPTH: Radon Mitigation

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 2:00 pm

It’s National Radon Action Month. How do we mitigate radon in our homes?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dean Van Ryswyk, with Van Ryswyk Plumbing and Heating, Monroe.

IN DEPTH: The State of the Union

Posted: Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How did the President’s State of the Union Address go? And Iowa Senator Joni Ernst’s response?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Andrew Green, Professor of Political Science, and Brian Peterson, Professor of Economics at Central College.

IN DEPTH: Pleasantville Students Challenge Cancer

Posted: Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Pleasantville students and staff plan to take on a big task this Thursday and Friday–beating cancer.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Josie Burgett, Alli Friday, Kennedy Core, and Kiley Elder, Student Council representatives at Pleasantville High School

IN DEPTH: Invent Iowa at Northstar Elementary

Posted: Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How are some Northstar Elementary students using their creativity?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Tony Roozeboom, teacher, and some of the fifth grade students with exhibits for the 2015 Invent Iowa competition.

IN DEPTH: Dr. Martin Luther King’s Visit to Pella

Posted: Monday, January 19th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Today is our national holiday in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King. In 1967, he spoke at Central College. For those who were in the audience, it seems like yesterday. In a program first heard in 2009, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Barb Butler and Rich Glendening, Pella.

IN DEPTH: Why is Gas so Cheap?

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Why is gas so cheap, and what are the global implications?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Brian Peterson, Professor of Economics at Central College.

IN DEPTH: Life Insurance

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How does life insurance work?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Todd Chambers, with the McKay Insurance Agency, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Diet and Exercise Tips

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What advice do dieticians have to offer as we take on the new year?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Hannah Ostrander and Caitlin Rondello, with the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics.

IN DEPTH: The State of the Cattle Industry

Posted: Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How’s the Iowa Cattle Industry doing?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Justine Stevenson, Director of Government Relations for the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association.

IN DEPTH: Weiler

Posted: Monday, January 12th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Weiler is growing.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Nigel McKay, Sales Manager at Weiler, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth Part 10; Bookkeeping

Posted: Friday, January 9th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How can good bookkeeping help a small business? In the tenth part of a ten part In Depth series on Health and Wealth, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Don Croghan, CPA, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth; Hospital Planning

Posted: Thursday, January 8th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How do hospitals assess what they’re doing well, and what opportunities there are for improvement? In the ninth part of a ten part series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Cyndi Atkins, with the Pella Regional Health Center.

IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth 8: ACA and Your Taxes

Posted: Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Is the Affordable Care Act going to impact your taxes? If so, how? In the eighth part of a ten part in depth series on health and wealth, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Lee Franck, Mickey Pope, and Ann Rice, with H & R Block, Knoxville.

IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth Part 7; Healthy Living

Posted: Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How do we best incorporate our bodies and minds in living a healthy lifestyle? In the seventh part of a ten part series, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Angie Jones and Brandon Nemmers with the Knoxville Recreation Center.

IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth 6; Investing

Posted: Monday, January 5th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

How do we best manage our stock market investments? In the 6th part of a 10 part In Depth series on Health and Wealth, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Pat Moriarity, Sam Vande Weerd, and Jason Rozenboom, with the Main Street Advisory Group at Marion County Bank, Pella.