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Local School Registration Information

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:50 am

Before classes begin, registration must take place.

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Knoxville Fire & Rescue is Looking for a Few Good…Volunteers

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville Fire and Rescue needs your help.

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Pella Indoor Pool Renovation Still on Schedule Despite Numerous Change Orders

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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The Pella City Council discussed the indoor pool renovation project with the project’s engineering firm at a special Policy and Planning meeting after the most recent city council meeting.

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Knoxville’s Freedom Rock

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:58 am
Ray Sorensen

Ray Sorensen

You may have noticed a new addition to the entrance at Young’s Park in Knoxville, near Highway 14.

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School is in Session for Area Kids in Less Than a Month

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Kids might want to cover their ears for this bit of news, because there’s only a month left in summer vacation for many students in the area.

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Registration Dates for Area Schools

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Before classes begin, registration must take place.

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National Judges Share Their Impressions of Pella After Two-Day Visit

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:55 am

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The City of Pella showcased its parks and businesses to a pair of judges this week.

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Third Street in Knoxville May be Open by End of August

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:54 am

It could possibly be the end of August when Third Street is completed, and open, in Knoxville.

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Three Arrested in Knoxville Counterfeiting Case

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada tells KNIA KRLS News that three men have been arrested in connection with the counterfeiting case that we reported on earlier this week.

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Summer Reading Programs Winding Down in Pella

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:51 am

There’s less than two weeks left to win prizes for reading in Pella this summer.

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Knoxville’s Freedom Rock

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 10:28 am
Ray Sorensen

Ray Sorensen

You may have noticed a new addition to the entrance at Young’s Park in Knoxville, near Highway 14.

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Tracy Man Receives Suspended Prison Term, Parole for 2nd Degree Sex Abuse

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Bryce William Puyear was charged in September 2013 with second degree sexual abuse, for allegedly having sexual contact with two victims under the age of twelve when the incidents occurred.

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Iowa Supreme Court Overturns Decision for a New Trial for a Former Pella Pastor

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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The Iowa Supreme Court overturned a decision by the Iowa Court of Appeals that would have allowed for a new trial for a former Pella pastor convicted of four counts of sexual exploitation.

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Two-Car Accident Sends One to Knoxville Hospital

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:58 am

At about 10:15 Thursday evening, Knoxville Fire and Rescue, Knoxville Police and the Marion County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a two-car accident on Highway 14, near the overpass on the south side of Knoxville.

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Thursdays in Pella was All About “Bugs and Blooms” This Week

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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The Tulip Toren stage hosted quite the variety of performances at this week’s Thursdays in Pella.

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Knoxville’s New Downtown Street Signs Have Retro Look

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:56 am
Dennis Webb

Dennis Webb

As previously reported by KNIA KRLS News, Knoxville’s Streetscape project includes new signage for downtown.

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Central College Awarded Grant to Educate Math Teachers

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:55 am

Central College has been awarded a share of a $600,000 grant from the Iowa Department of Education for the next three years.

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Birds-Eye View From Marion County Courthouse Clock Tower

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:54 am
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A View from Above

The view from the clock tower on the Marion County Courthouse is not something just everyone gets to experience.

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Tickets for Union Street Players Production of “Seussical” are on Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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The Union Street Players are putting the final touches on their family-friendly production of a musical that takes the audience into the world of Seuss.

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Knoxville’s Farm and Home Rewards One Millionth Customer

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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Knoxville’s Farm and Home made one lucky person very happy Friday afternoon.

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