Today’s Local News

Power Plant Deconstruction Work to be Finished on Friday

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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Work is expected to be completed at the site of the old power plant in Pella this week.

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New Knoxville National’s Race Parade Route

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville National’s Race Parade Route has been announced.

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Pella Police and Pella Schools Caution Businesses of Phone Promotions

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella Police Department received a complaint about possible fraudulent sales tactics on Monday.

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Knoxville Soccer Club Looking to Build Soccer Complex

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Soccer Club is looking for room to grow. Steve Linsley tells KNIA/KRLS News that the club has grown from three teams in 2009 to 13 this year, with over 135 kids participating.

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City of Pella Sees Economic Benefits from Nationals

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The City of Pella expects to see some of the economic boost from Knoxville’s Nationals over the next few weeks.

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Wooden Playground at Auld Park to be Treated

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:54 am

The wooden playground at Auld Park in Knoxville will be closed on Thursday.

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Army Corps of Engineers Reminds Swimmers of Algae Bloom Dangers

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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The Army Corps of Engineers says to be aware of the water changing colors this summer and to be mindful of the effects.

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K-Act to Hold Auditions

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Auditions for the Knoxville Area Community Theatre fall production of Nuncrackers will be held August 11, 14 and 16 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.

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Pella Regional Employees Recognized as Summer Shining Stars

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 5:51 am

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Two Pella Regional employees were recognized for their work in June and July.

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IN DEPTH: Teaching Kids Computer Programming

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Why is important that our kids learn computer programming? How is it being taught?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Stephen Fyfe, Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science at Central College, Pella.

Let’s Talk Knoxville-Terry Branstad

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Join us today on Let’s Talk Knoxville with Iowa Governor Terry Branstad

Let’s Talk Pella – Pros and Cons for Pella Christian Grade School Project

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Pella Christian Grade School Principal David De Jong discusses the pros and cons for three options of either renovation or new construction as the Pella Christian School District grows.

Pella PD Urges Caution Regarding Promotion

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 10:29 am

The Pella Police Department reports that on 07/28/14 the Pella Police Department fielded a complaint about possible fraudulent sales tactics in the Pella area.

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July 19 Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 9:40 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 79 PHONE CALLS, AND 6 911 CALLS.

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Governor Branstad Visits Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad was in Knoxville on Saturday to visit with the public and answer questions.

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Vermeer Road Construction Moves East

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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Construction will continue on Vermeer Road this week as crews are headed east to make more repairs.

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Knoxville Couple Injured in Truck/Motorcycle Collison

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 5:58 am

A Knoxville couple heading to Indianola to attend the Indianola Balloon Classic were seriously injured in a vehicle accident Sunday night.

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Pella Police Speed Sign Clocking Speeds on East 8th Street

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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A new speed sign is clocking speeds of drivers in Pella.

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Investments Increase in Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Development in Knoxville is continuing to grow.

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“Ag in the City” Featured Theme for Thursdays in Pella This Week

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 5:55 am

Ag in the Cityhe final Thursdays in Pella of 2014 will celebrate agriculture in Marion County.

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