Today’s Local News

IN DEPTH: E-911

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Changes are coming to the E-911 Office in Marion County.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with John McCoy, Director of the E-911 Office, Knoxville.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Aquatic Center is Open

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Aquatic Center Manager Mallary Westhoff discusses the $2.9 million renovations to the indoor Aquatic Center in Pella.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – 2015 Legislative Session with District 28 Rep. Greg Heartsill

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 1:00 pm
Greg Heartsill

Greg Heartsill

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by District 28 Representative Greg Heartsill to talk about the upcoming legislative session.

Emerald Ash Borer in Marion County

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 9:18 am

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources reports that the emerald ash borer has been positively identified for the first time in rural Iowa.

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December 15th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 62 CALLS INCLUDING 4 911 CALLS.
THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 35 SUBJECTS.

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Knoxville Man Enters Plea in Attempted Murder Case

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 6:00 am
Ricky Lee Hyatt

Ricky Lee Hyatt

A not guilty plea was entered by a Knoxville man accused of shooting another person in the head.

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Pella Indoor Aquatic Center to Open Today

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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The Pella Indoor Aquatic Center is open for business.

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Heartsill Focusing on Budget, Safe Communities for 2015 Legislative Session

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:58 am
Greg Heartsill

Greg Heartsill

The 2015 Iowa Legislative Session is now less than a month away and District 28 Representative Greg Heartsill is preparing for the road ahead.

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Pella School Board to Review Construction Projects at Final 2014 Meeting

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella School Board is holding its final meeting of calendar year 2014 on Monday.

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Fire Codes Presentation on Agenda for Knoxville City Council Meeting

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Knoxville City Council

A comparison of the Uniform and International Fire Codes will be part of a presentation to the Knoxville City Council during their final regular meeting of the year tonight.

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Fresh Off of Successful Christmas Performance, Union Street Players Hold Auditions for February Show

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:55 am

Coming off of a successful Christmas production, the Union Street Players are gearing up for their spring performance.

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Assistance Signing Up for Health Insurance Coming to Marion County Public Health

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Marion County Public Health is hosting an event that will help people navigate through the health insurance marketplace.

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Pella Dollars for Scholars and Rotary to Raise Funds at Basketball Showdown Friday

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:53 am

Those who are heading to Friday night’s showdown between the Little Dutch and Eagles’ basketball teams can help contribute to scholarships for students.

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Open House Being Held at Knoxville Public Library Tuesday

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Knoxville Public Library

The Knoxville Public Library will be holding an open house and musical event with band members from the Knoxville Middle School on Tuesday afternoon.

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Pella High School Vocalists Presenting Winter Concert Tonight

Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 5:51 am

The Pella Community High School Vocal Department is presenting their winter concert tonight.

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December 14th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, December 14th, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 116 CALLS INCLUDING 9 911 CALLS.

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Knoxville Man Enters Plea in Attempted Murder Case

Posted: Sunday, December 14th, 2014 at 6:00 am
Ricky Lee Hyatt

Ricky Lee Hyatt

A not guilty plea was entered by a Knoxville man accused of shooting another person in the head.

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Heartsill Focusing on Safe Communities, Budget for 2015 Legislative Session

Posted: Sunday, December 14th, 2014 at 5:58 am
Greg Heartsill

Greg Heartsill

The 2015 Iowa Legislative Session is now less than a month away and District 28 Representative Greg Heartsill is preparing for the road ahead.

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Scheduling Conflict Delays Rider Sex Abuse Trial

Posted: Sunday, December 14th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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There’s been a delay in the trial of a former Knoxville teacher accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old student.

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Knoxville CPA offers advice on End of Year Donations

Posted: Sunday, December 14th, 2014 at 5:54 am

The holiday season often brings out the generosity in people.

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