Today’s Local News

Three Knoxville Men Arrested For Stealing Pallets In Albia

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:00 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: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:59 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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Hatch Talks Education Improvements During Knoxville Meet & Greet

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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It was an enthusiastic crowd the met Democratic Candidate for Governor Jack Hatch in Knoxville Thursday.

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Students Eating Less School Lunches at Pella Community

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:57 am

This week the Pella School Board reviewed nutrition policies and data that shows students are eating school lunches less frequently.

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Road Closure Along East Main In Knoxville Scheduled For Tuesday

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Drivers in Knoxville will discover a road closure when they return from their holiday weekend.

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Pella Christian Grade School Staff Focused on Spanish Immersion Long-Term Plan

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The long-term plan for Pella Christian Grade School’s Spanish Immersion Program is online.

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Caution Encouraged While Driving During Harvest Time

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:54 am

With harvest season upon us, Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt says drivers need to be extra cautious, as the tall stalks corn can impede the vision of drivers.

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Pella Native to Represent Iowa at International Challenge

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:53 am

A Pella native will represent Iowa in the 2015 International Blues Challenge in Memphis.

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Knoxville Chamber Looks To Spark RVTV Buzz With Photo Contest

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:52 am

RVTV’s visit to Knoxville is less than two weeks away and the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce is hard at work preparing for the event.

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Lake Red Rock Hosting Family Activities Throughout Labor Day Weekend

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:51 am

A weekend full of activities at Lake Red Rock continues this Labor Day Holiday.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – Harvest Traffic Hazards with Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we hear from Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt about harvest traffic hazards.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Maytag Center Upgrade

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Central College President Mark Putnam talks about the $3.125 million upgrade to the Maytag Student Center.

Active Weather Pattern in Place for Labor Day Weekend

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 12:47 pm

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A busy weather weekend might hamper some plans for those who are spending the holiday outdoors.

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IN DEPTH: Back to School Part 5; Officer Kenny Hucks

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 10:00 am

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The kids are back. Back to school. What’s a day like in the life of a school resource police officer? And what do elementary and middle school kids think about his presence? In the fifth part of a five part program, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Officer Kenny Hucks with the Knoxville Police Department.

August 29th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 8:12 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 86 PHONE CALLS, AND 6 911 CALLS,

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KHC Funds ‘Win-Win’ For Hospital, Co-ops

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville Hospital and Clinics are getting about $1.3 million in pass-through loans to help with expanding and renovating the hospital, according to Iowa USDA Rural Development State Director Bill Menner.

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Pella Man Sentenced After Guilty Plea in Northwest Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 5:59 am

A Pella Man received a suspended sentence after pleading guilty to charges of extortion in Buena Vista County.

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Electrical Fire Leaves Pleasantville Home Uninhabitable

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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Emergency crews battle an electrical fire Thursday at a home in Pleasantville.

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Sewer Smoke Testing to Take Place in Pella Next Week

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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The City of Pella will be conducting special tests next week to pinpoint repairs of the sanitary sewer system.

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Marion County BOS Terminates Leases, Discusses Moving County Offices At Special Session

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Marion County Board Of Supervisors has decided to terminate a pair of leases at the Marion County Farm.

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