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Comprehensive Health Needs Assessment Review Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:53 am

UPDATE: This event has been cancelled.

The results of a comprehensive health needs assessment was schedule to be discussed in Pella tonight.

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CARE-A-Vanners to Help Habitat for Humanity

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:52 am

RV’s will soon be rolling into Marion County. Habitat For Humanity will host the RV Care-A-Vanners program next month.

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Pella Chamber Prepares for Annual Golf Outing

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Local golfers will have the opportunity to get a few rounds in before autumn officially begins.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame & Museum Executive Director Bob Baker

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we hear from National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum Executive Director Bob Baker about the “Expand The Dream” program.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Opera House Releases 2014-15 Season

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Pella Opera House Executive Director Kevin McQuade discusses the upcoming slate of shows at the Pella Opera House.

August 25th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 11:00 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: 83 CALLS, 18 911 CALLS

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IN DEPTH: Back to School Part 1; Lt. Paul Haase

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 10:00 am

The kids are back. Back to school. What do we need to know to help keep them safe? In the first part of a five part program

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Lt. Paul Haase, with the Pella Police Department.

KHC Project Gets USDA Funding

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville Hospital and Clinics are the beneficiaries of a $1 million Rural Economic Development Loan announced by Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack Friday.

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Man Dies From Heart Attack While Boating On Whitebreast Bay

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:00 am

A Bondurant man has died after suffering a massive heart attack while boating in Whitebreast Bay.

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Des Moines Man Arrested After Police Chase Near Pella Saturday

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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A Des Moines man was arrested and charged with multiple offenses after a police pursuit on Highway 163 started near Pella late Saturday.

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“Expand The Dream” continues on pace for National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame & Museum

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:58 am

The National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame and Museum is making progress gathering funds for a planned expansion project.

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Pella Opera House Releases 2014-15 Season Schedule

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Pella Opera House 2014The Pella Opera House has released the schedule of productions for the 2014-15 season.

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Corn Prices Could Mean Bad News Even With Record Crop

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:56 am

It may be a record corn crop for Iowa, but that doesn’t necessarily mean good news for farmers.

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Pella School Board to Review Wellness Policy Today

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The Pella Community School Board will review the Wellness Policy at their regular meeting Monday.

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‘Gateway To College’ On Agenda For Knoxville School Board

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:54 am

The Knoxville School Board will meet later today.

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Law Enforcement Agencies to Add Patrols for sTEP Enforcement Period

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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Police officers throughout the county and state will have extra patrols on the road over the next two weeks.

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Marion County Supervisors To Meet Today

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:52 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet Tuesday morning.

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Pella Regional Hosting Demonstration for New Surgical Technology

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Pella Regional Health Center is showcasing new technology at the hospital today.

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August 24th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 2:44 pm

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 69 PHONE CALLS, AND 8 911 CALLS,

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Des Moines Man Arrested After Police Chase Near Pella Saturday

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 8:02 am

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A Des Moines man was arrested and charged with multiple offenses after a police pursuit on Highway 163 started near Pella late Saturday.

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