Today’s Local News

Public Safety Volunteers Honored by City of Pella at Dinner

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 5:55 am

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The City of Pella held a public safety volunteer appreciation dinner at the Graham Conference Center on Thursday.

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Contractor Hired to Demolish Marion County Building

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 5:54 am

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A contractor has been hired to demolish a crippled Marion County building in Knoxville.

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City of Pella Anticipates Changes to Oskaloosa Street Project

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 5:53 am

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The City of Pella is anticipating changes to the scope and timing of the Oskaloosa Street Project.

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Knoxville Schools Enter Transportation Agreement with Pella

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 5:52 am

On Monday, the Knoxville School Board approved a transportation agreement with Pella Community School District, but it wasn’t without opposition from several transportation employees.

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Missouri River Energy Services Reminds Public About Red Rock Recreational Closures

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 5:51 am

Lake Red Rock Hydro Power Construction Downstream

Spring has officially arrived and with it comes plans to enjoy the campgrounds and recreational facilities at Lake Red Rock.

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Van Gent Grand Prize Winner of KNIA/KRLS Radio Active BINGO

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 11:53 am

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Esther Van Gent was the $1000 Grand Prize winner of KNIA/KRLS Radio Active BINGO.

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March 28th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 111 CALLS INCLUDING 5 911 CALLS.

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Marion County Property Assessments to be Mailed Monday

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 6:00 am

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The Marion County Assessor’s office plans to mail 2015 assessment notices to property owners Monday.

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Montezuma Man Sentenced Following Plea Deal Stemming from Monroe Chase

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:59 am

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A man accused of fleeing from Monroe Police in February has entered into a plea deal.

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Bridge South of Runnells to be Closed Starting Monday

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:58 am

Reconstruction work on the Iowa 316 bridge south of Runnells will begin Monday, weather permitting, leading the bridge to be closed for several months.

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Public Safety Volunteers Honored by City of Pella at Dinner Thursday

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:57 am

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The City of Pella held a public safety volunteer appreciation dinner at the Graham Conference Center on Thursday.

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Many Marion County Colon Cancer Patients Already in Later Stages

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:56 am

Nearly half of all Marion County colon cancer patients are already at Stage III or greater when they are diagnosed, according to statistics on the Iowa Cancer Registry website.

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Portions of County Roads G5T and T33 in Mahaska County to Close in April

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:55 am

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Commuters from north of Pella may have to detour their route in the month of April.

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Knoxville Baseball Academy Camp in May

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:54 am

The Knoxville Baseball Academy is hosting a camp on Saturday, May 2nd.

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Motor Inn Auto Group Hosting KNIA/KRLS Radio Active BINGO Today

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:52 am

KNIA/KRLS Radio Active BINGO is going on today at Motor Inn Auto Group in Knoxville.

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Hundreds of Students Participate in History Competition at Central

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:51 am

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Hundreds of middle and high school students gathered at Central College Friday morning for the National History Day competition.

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IN DEPTH: Yoga

Posted: Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

What’s Yoga, and how does it work? Is it for everyone?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Yoga instructor Cathy Struecker, from Knoxville.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Iowa Flag Day Celebration

Posted: Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Knoxville Chamber of Commerce President Annie Leonard and Knoxville Public Library Director Roslin Thompson to talk about the upcoming Iowa Flag Day celebration.

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Let’s Talk Pella – The Mousetrap

Posted: Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Performers Jessi Vos, James Beyer and Drama Director Marlo Van Peursum preview The Mousetrap, set to hit the stage at Vermeer Auditorium tonight and Saturday at 7 p.m.

Missouri River Energy Services Reminds Public About Lake Red Rock Recreational Closures

Posted: Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 10:49 am

Lake Red Rock Hydro Power Construction Downstream

Spring has officially arrived and with it comes plans to enjoy the campgrounds and recreational facilities at Lake Red Rock.

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