Today’s Local News

KFD Chief Stresses Cooking Safety

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Jim Mitchell

Cooking a Thanksgiving turkey has become more and more creative over the years and also more dangerous.

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Special Planning Meeting Coming Up Next Months to Discuss Area Park Trails

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 5:53 am

A special planning meeting is coming up in December to determine how to improve trails in Marion and Jasper Counties.

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Marion County Public Health Offers Tips On How To Properly Thaw Your Thanksgiving Turkey

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Marion County Public Health wants to ensure that citizens are taking the safe approach to handling their Thanksgiving food items to prevent foodborne illnesses.

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IN DEPTH: HIRTA

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Want to know more about public transportation options in Marion County?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Sarah Constable, with the Heart of Iowa Regional Transit Agency.

Let’s Talk Pella – New Pharmacy to Open in Pella Next Year

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

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Chief of Ancillary Services at Pella Regional Tony Linkmeyer discusses the plans for a new pharmacy for Pella Regional Health Center.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Winter/Holiday Driving Safety With Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholdt to talk about winter and holiday driving safety tips.

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November 24th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: 45 CALLS, 5 911 CALLS

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FCA Chapter To Be Considered By Knoxville School Board Today

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Knoxville School Board

Consideration of a local Fellowship of Christian Athletes chapter, or FCA, is on the agenda for the Knoxville School Board meeting today.

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Pella School Board to Review Harassment Policy at Today’s Meeting

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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The Pella School Board will hold a public hearing reviewing the approval of an early school start date for the 2015-16 academic year at their meeting today.

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Knoxville PD Names New School Resource Officer

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:58 am

KPD Officer Kyle Keller

A new School Resource Officer has been named by the Knoxville Police Department.

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Pella Police to Begin Thanksgiving sTEP Enforcement Today

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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The Pella Police Department will begin to step up traffic enforcement as the one of the busiest annual travel seasons nears.

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HIRTA Service Available For Everyone In Marion County

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Heart of Iowa Regional Transit Agency or HIRTA offers door-to-door transportation services throughout Marion County.

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Pella Regional to Open New Pharmacy Next Summer

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:55 am

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Pella Regional Health Center plans to open a full service pharmacy on Monroe Street near Pella Medical Clinic next year.

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Marion County Sheriff Urges Holiday Travelers To Plan

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Thanksgiving has often been one of the busiest travel holidays of the year with many people driving to visit family and friends.

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Pella Chamber Gearing Up to Kick Off Holiday Season Tonight

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:53 am

Pella retailers will be kicking off the holiday shopping season in Pella.

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Winners Announced In Marion County Historical Society ‘Festival Of Trees’

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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Hundreds of visitors came out to see the annual Marion County Historical Society Festival of Trees in Knoxville this weekend.

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Theisen’s Makes Grant to Habitat for Humanity

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:51 am

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A local business has given a grant through a company-wide program to a local nonprofit.

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Loebsack Announces Grant Given To University Of Iowa For Telemedicine

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:50 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack announced Thursday the University of Iowa received a nearly $500,000 dollar grant from the USDA’s Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Program.

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Holiday Tradition ‘Festival of Trees’ Draws Hundreds To Marion County Park

Posted: Sunday, November 23rd, 2014 at 7:14 pm

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Hundreds of visitors came out to see the annual Marion County Historical Society Festival of Trees in Knoxville this weekend.

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Knoxville Festival Of Tree Finishes Up Today

Posted: Sunday, November 23rd, 2014 at 6:01 am

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The Marion County Historical Society will wrap up their annual Festival of Trees today from 1pm to 5pm.

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