Today’s Local News

Union Street Players Select Their Holiday Production Cast

Posted: Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 5:53 am

Christmas CarolThe Union Street Players and Director Pati Van Zante have announced the cast for this holiday’s production.

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Nana Jana Fun Run To Take Place This Weekend

Posted: Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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The 4th Annual Nana Jana Fun Run will take place this weekend.

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Lake Red Rock to Host Geocaching Classes in October

Posted: Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 5:51 am

The Army Corps of Engineers are hosting two classes about geocaching at Lake Red Rock in October.

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September 28th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 9:30 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: 83 CALLS, 12 911 CALLS

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Case Continued For Knoxville Man Charged With Helping Felon Buy Guns

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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A continuance was granted in the case of a Knoxville man who’s accused of trying to help a felon purchase guns.

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Pella School Board to Hold Annual Organizational Meeting Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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The Pella School Board will hold their annual organizational meeting on Monday.

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KHC Groundbreaking Set From Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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A groundbreaking ceremony will take place Monday at the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics.

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Pella Chamber Announces December Tour of Homes Stops

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced the stops on the annual holiday tour of homes.

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Gebhardt House To Be New Home Of Knoxville Chamber

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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The Knoxville Chamber of Commerce will soon be on the move.

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Marion County Receiving $1.1 million in Tax Benefits Due to 2013 Bill

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The state of Iowa has released data this week that shows more than $1.1 million dollars in tax benefits for Marion County.

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Prison Sentence For Knoxville Man Involved In Multiple Area Burglaries

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:54 am

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Thirty-four years in prison was the sentence handed down against a Knoxville man who pled guilty to several area burglaries.

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Area 911 Dispatchers Face Unique Challenges with Hydroelectric Construction Project

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:53 am

Red RockEmergency response teams will face some challenges unique to Marion County with the Lake Red Rock Hydroelectric Dam Project, and say they need people from area communities to help when emergencies happen.

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Dontations Requested For Knoxville Fire Prevention Packets

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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The Knoxville City Fire Department is looking for donations to help them create packets for students to be given out during Fire Prevention Week next month.

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Historic Pella Trust Holding 20th Anniversary Quilt Fundraiser

Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:51 am

pella_HPT_AnnualMeeting_20thAnniversary_Quilt_2014 (3)Historic Pella trust is holding a special fundraiser for their 20th anniversary celebration.

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September 27th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 9:00 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: 89 CALLS, 20 911 CALLS

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Knoxville PD Urges Citizens To Secure Vehicles After Several Break-Ins

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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A series of motor vehicle burglaries has the Knoxville Police Department urging drivers to secure their vehicles.

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Pella Police and Marion County Sheriff’s Office Taking Part in National Drug Drop Off

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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The Pella Police Department and Marion County Sheriff’s Office will be participating in a program today aimed at allowing residents to safely dispose of prescription drugs.

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LIHEAP Applications To Be Accepted By RRACAP Beginning Next Week

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 5:58 am

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program will soon be getting underway.

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Pella High School Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at Homecoming Pep Rally

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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Pella High School staff and students participated in a special fundraiser as a part of a recent national trend.

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Miller, Helle To Remain Heads Of Knoxville School Board

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville School Board held their Election of Officers earlier this week.

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