Today’s Local News

Knoxville Senior Center To Offer Depression Screening Monday

Posted: Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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A depression screening for seniors will be held next week at the Knoxville Senior Center.

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Central College Hosts Party at Organic Garden Thursday

Posted: Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 5:55 am

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Central College students and staff held a special garden party on Thursday.

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Knoxville Resident Honored For Hospice Volunteer Work

Posted: Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 5:54 am

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HCI Care Services in Knoxville had one of their volunteers recently recognized for his service.

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Vermeer Corporation Celebrates Opening of Child Care Facility

Posted: Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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Vermeer Corporation is celebrating the grand opening of a new child care facility in Pella tonight.

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Update On Knoxville Streetscape Project Expected Tuesday

Posted: Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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The next biweekly Downtown Streetscape meeting is set for Tuesday.

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Pella Middle School Holding Bake and Garage Sale Saturday

Posted: Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 5:51 am

An area middle school is holding a fundraiser on Saturday to raise funds for an east coast trip.

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IN DEPTH: The Central Red Society

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Are you interested in lifelong learning? If so, the Central Red Society has what you’re looking for.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Donna Smith and Barb Butler, with the Central Red Society.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – RV Care-A-Vanners

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

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Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we hear from the members of the RV Care-A-Vanners Joanne & Lenny Phelps of Solon, IA, Peter & Wendy VanderVelde of Vancouver, BC, CA, and Ellen & Darryl DeVault about their work on building a home in Pleasantville.

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Let’s Talk Pella – City Council Latest

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

City of Pella Finance Director Corey Goodenow discusses the latest Pella City Council meeting.

Arsonist In Knoxville & Indianola DHS Fires Granted Work Release After Less Than Two Years

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 12:16 pm

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Convicted arsonist David Allen Brommel who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for setting fire to two Iowa Department Of Human Services facilities, including the one in Knoxville, has been granted work release after serving less than two years.

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September 18th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 9:16 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 98 CALLS, 7 911 CALLS, AND 4 INC 911 CALLS.

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Marion County Residents Should Have Plan In Case Of Emergency

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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As part of National Emergency Preparedness Month, Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator Jeff Anderson tells citizens the first thing they should do first should an emergency occur is go to their plan.

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Pella Police Remind Residents of Car Theft Prevention Tips

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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After a recent string of car thefts in the area, the Pella Police Department is encouraging residents to be vigilant in preventing future thefts.

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Events Calendar From Knoxville Community School District Now Available

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:58 am

Knoxville Community School District has made it easier for parents, staff, and students to find out about events and activities going on in the district.

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Area 5K Raises Funds for Local Mentoring Program

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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A 5K this weekend will help benefit a long time mentoring program in Pella.

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Authors, Programs Coming To Knoxville Public Library

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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The Knoxville Public Library is holding several programs in the upcoming weeks.

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Pella City Council Schedules Two Public Hearings for Upcoming Projects

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The Pella City Council set the date for two public hearings for two upcoming projects at their meeting this week.

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Knoxville Golf Tournament Habitat “Fore” Humanity Raises $5000

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:54 am

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Five thousand dollars was raised during the recent Habitat “Fore” Humanity golf tournament at Pine Knolls Country Club in Knoxville.

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Pella Officially Announces Beggar’s Night Date

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:53 am

The City of Pella announced the date for Beggar’s Night at the Policy and Planning Meeting following Tuesday’s City Council Meeting.

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Knoxville Fundraiser Will Have Public Official Receive Pie In The Face

Posted: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Marion County Senior Nutrition is holding a fundraiser that will end with one public official getting a pie in the face.

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