Today’s Local News

IN DEPTH: USDA Loan

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 2:00 pm

What’s the process behind the program that’s allowing power companies to assist local institutions and businesses expand and grow?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Bill Menner, with the USDA, Des Moines.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Democratic Candidate For Governor Jack Hatch

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we hear from Democratic Candidate For Governor Jack Hatch who spoke with us during a recent visit to Knoxville.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Marion County Bank Warns Residents of Scammers

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On this edition of Let’s Talk Pella Teresa Ulferts with Marion County Bank discusses a recent scam one of their customers fell for and ways to prevent falling victim to common scams.

September 1st Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 8:03 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 53 PHONE CALLS, AND 7 911 CALLS,

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Severe Weather Last Night

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:01 am

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The KNIA/KRLS Severe Weather Action Team went into operation last night when the National Weather Service issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning at 10:09PM lasting until 11:00PM.

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Knoxville School Board Approves ‘Gateway To College’ Program

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville School Board has chosen to be a part of the Gateway to College.

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Polls Open Through Friday for Local Projects to Win Grants

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:59 am

Area cities and organizations are hoping to win grants that will be given away for an insurance agency’s milestone anniversary.

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Knoxville PTO To Present Spell-A-Thon Checks To Schools

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Elementary PTO will present nearly $10,000 in checks to Northstar and West Elementary for last school year’s Spell-A-Thon event.

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Central College Receives Upgrades to Pond from Alumni and Graduating Class

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:57 am

Recently, Central College has seen an influx of class gifts from graduating seniors and alumni.

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Marion County Bank Shares Information About Recent Scam

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:55 am

A customer at a bank in Pella recently fell victim to a scam.

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Knoxville, Marion County Offices Closed For Labor Day

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:54 am

The Labor Day holiday means many city and county businesses will be closed Monday.

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Labor Day Closings in Pella

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:53 am

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

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More Steve Kinser Posters Available Starting This Week

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:52 am

Those who missed out on getting a “Salute To Champions – Steve Kinser” poster will have another chance to get one now, according to National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame and Museum Executive Director Bob Baker.

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Union Street Players to Induct Member to Walk of Fame in October

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:51 am

The Union Street Players will welcome a new member to their walk of fame this year.

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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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Online Polls Open for Wellmark’s 75th Anniversary Program Projects

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

Area cities and organizations are hoping to win grants that will be given away for an insurance agency’s milestone anniversary.

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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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