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City Council to Discuss Water Improvement Finances at Meeting Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella City Council will hold their second September meeting on tonight.

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Marion County Public Health Showcased To CDC

Posted: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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Marion County Public Health was on display last week when they received a compliance visit from the Center For Disease Control and Prevention and the Iowa Department Of Public Health.

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Unwell Marion County Farmer Getting Help With Pumpkin Harvest

Posted: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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Family members, friends, even strangers are gathering to help a Marion County Farmer.

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Central College and Area Churches to Host Israel Discussion Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:55 am

Central College is partnering with the Center of Public Justice and area churches to host a four-part public dialogue about peace in Israel this fall.

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Union Street Players to Hold Auditions This Week for Fall Production

Posted: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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The Union Street Players are holding auditions for their fall production this week.

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Registration Continues For 4th Annual Nana Jana Fun Run In Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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Pre-registration for the 4th Annual Nana Jana Fun Run will end this Saturday.

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Annual Golf Tournament in Honor of Central Coach Raises Funds for Scholarships

Posted: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:51 am

The sixth annual Ron Schipper memorial golf tournament is set for the Friday of this year’s Central College homecoming celebration.

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IN DEPTH: Health in the Workplace

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

Is the pace of your hectic workplace impacting your health?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Barry Westerkamp, with Anytime Fitness, Pella.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – “Doreen’s Jazz New Orleans” With Dr. Randy Flack

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

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we hear from Dr. Randy Flack about the upcoming concert the Knoxville Performing Arts Center, Doreen’s Jazz New Orleans.

Let’s Talk Pella – Teacher Leadership Program

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

Superintendent Greg Ebeling says a Teacher Leadership Program initiative is in the process of being implemented statewide at schools, after the Iowa Legislature in 2013 was looking for ways to improve leadership in schools across the state. They were one of 39 schools that applied and were accepted.

Marion County Historical Society to hold Annual Meeting Tonight

Posted: Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 10:01 am

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The Marion County Historical Society will hold their annual potluck supper tonight at 6:30pm at the Methodist Church Annex on Robinson St.

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September 15th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 7:58 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 16 CALLS FOR SERVICE

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All-Hazards Approach Taken By Marion County Public Health

Posted: Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 6:00 am

2014 Emergency Preparedness Month
September is National Emergency Preparedness Month and while some maybe prepared for threats that can be seen, sometimes forgotten are the threats that are unseen, such as biological threats.

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One Woman Arrested After Alleged Car Theft This Weekend

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

One woman is in custody after a brief police chase this weekend.

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“Brews & Muse” Block Party Set For Saturday In Knoxville

Posted: Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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The party is coming back to Knoxville as Peace Tree Brewing Co. will hold their 4th annual Brews & Muse outdoor block party this coming weekend.

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Pella Police Warn Residents of Phone Scam Involving Computer Viruses

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

IMAG1033The Pella Police Department recently received reports of a scam that involves computers.

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Marion County Residents Encouraged To Register To Vote Early

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

The General Election is right around the corner and there’s still plenty of time to register to vote in Marion County.

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Parade Entries Being Accepted For Knoxville Homecoming

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

Parade entry forms are now available for Knoxville High School’s Homecoming Parade.

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Crossroads of Pella Fall English Classes Start Tonight

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

Crossroads of Pella is bringing back English Learning classes for the fall.

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Central Hosting Woodworking Exhibit Through Friday

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

Central College is hosting an exhibit through the end of the week featuring local woodwork.

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