Today’s Local News

Local Non-Profit to Team with Central College for Fair Trade Week This Week

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 5:57 am

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A local non-profit retail outfit that promotes fair trade is celebrating a special anniversary this week.

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Craft And Vendor Fair Being Held By Knoxville Dance Team

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Dance Team is hosting a craft and vendor fair this weekend.

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2015 Tulip Queen Nominees Selected; Voting Closes Today

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 5:55 am

The deadline is today for Pella residents to submit their votes for the young ladies of that will make up the 12 finalists for the 2015 Tulip Time Queen and Court.

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Stepping Stones 5K Winners Announced

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 5:54 am

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Nearly 60 runners turned out for the 9th Annual Stepping Stones Spooky Stroll 5K and KNX Obstacle Course in Knoxville on Saturday.

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Pella City Council to Review Proposed Ordinances Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 5:53 am

The Pella City Council will review a pair of ordinances at tonight’s regular meeting.

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Knoxville Jog-A-Thon Concludes Today At West Elementary

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 5:52 am

The Fourth Annual Jog-A-Thon will finish up at West Elementary today in Knoxville.

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Special Leadership Program to be held at Vermeer Next Week

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 5:51 am

A special leadership program will take place next week at Vermeer Corporation.

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Utility Building Fire in Knoxville

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:37 pm

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Shortly after 3PM Knoxville Fire and Rescue was called to the scene of a fire in a utility building near the corner of West Pleasant and Sherman Street.

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IN DEPTH: Senator Chuck Grassley

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

What does a US Senator think about the Ebola outbreak and more?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Chuck Grassley, New Hartford.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Iowa State Rep Greg Heartsill

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Iowa State Representative Greg Heartsill talking from the Coffee Candidate event in Knoxville.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Pella in Pink

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On this edition of Let’s Talk Pella we recap this Saturday’s Pella in Pink.

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October 20th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 8:07 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 70 CALLS INCLUDING 10 911 CALLS.
THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 45 SUBJECTS.

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Sewer Repair Agreement To Be Considered By Knoxville City Council

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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A development agreement between the City of Knoxville and Hormel Foods is among the agenda items the Knoxville City Council will consider on Monday.

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Sixth Annual Pella in Pink Raises Funds for Breast Cancer Screenings at Pella Regional

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:59 am

IMAG1322Hundreds of people in Pella donned pink and gathered at West Market Park for the 6th Annual Pella in Pink celebration on Saturday.

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Knoxville Chamber Welcomes “Perk Cup” To City

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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The Knoxville Chamber Of Commerce is welcoming a new business to the city.

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Area Marching Bands Earn High Marks at State Contest

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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The sounds of marching bands from across the state echoed the campus of Pella High this weekend.

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Knoxville PD Offers Safety Tips For Beggar’s Night

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Several area towns will be participating in Beggar’s Night next week as part of the Halloween festivities.

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Pella City Council to Hold Public Hearings for Large Scale Projects This Week

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The Pella City Council will hold public hearings on multiple large-scale projects at this week’s meeting.

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GOP Candidates Flock To Knoxville, Pella For Coffee Candidate Event

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:54 am

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A pair of Coffee Candidate events were held in Knoxville and Pella this weekend.

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Candidate Coffee Event in Pella Features Speeches from Republicans on the Ballot

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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The second of the two coffee talks was held in Pella at Monarch’s.

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