Today’s Local News

Knoxville’s Grand Theater Foundation Offers Naming Rights to Main Auditorium

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville’s Grand Theater Restoration project is progressing, says Foundation President Dylan Morse.

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Vermeer Wins Award for Second Consecutive Year

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:59 am

For the second consecutive year, Vermeer Corporation was awarded “Dealer’s Choice” in the Ag/Shortline Manufacturer category by the North American Equipment Dealers Association.

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Knoxville Community Chorus Encore Performance Sunday

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Community Chorus encore performance will be Sunday afternoon at 3, at New Covenant Church at 1510 West Madison in Knoxville.

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Pella Library Having a Book Sale Today – Knoxville’s is Next Week

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella Public Library is having a sale today.

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Pleasantville Fire Department Holding Vendor/Craft Fair Fundraiser Today

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Pleasantville Emergency Services is hosting a Vendor/Craft Fair and bake sale, Saturday from 9 to 2, with more than 30 vendors and craft booths, as well as farmers market items.

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Grammy Winner Performing in Pella Tonight

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:55 am

A free concert for the public will be held in the Cox-Snow Recital Hall tonight, when critically acclaimed jazz singer Catherine Russell takes the stage at 7:30pm.

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Knoxville Prom is Tonight – Here’s the Route

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Knoxville’s Prom is Saturday evening.

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How to Rid Your Yard of Crabgrass

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:53 am

Sheryl Nunnikhoven, owner of Dutch Meadows in Pella, says it’s time to start putting down crabgrass preventer.

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Melcher-Dallas Library Expansion Fundraiser Dance is Tonight

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Interior of proposed library site

Friends of the Melcher-Dallas Public Library will host a dance Saturday night at the Community Center, with music performed by The Hortons, a family band from Humeston.

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Three Easter Eggs Hunts in Marion County Today

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Easter is still a week away, but three Marion County communities will be holding events today.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report – Saturday, April 12

Posted: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 at 5:15 am

ON FRIDAY, MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 31 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ONE WANTED PERSON, ONE RESCUE, THREE VEHICLE UNLOCK, ONE SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE, ONE THEFT, ONE DOG, ONE RETURN PHONE CALL, ONE EXTRA PATROL, ONE ILLEGAL BURN, ONE DEBRIS IN ROADWAY, TWO GRASS FIRE, ONE BURGLARY, ONE FOLLOW UP, SIX PAPER SERVICE, ONE CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, ONE ASSAULT, ONE DOMESTIC, TWO CONTROLLED BURN, ONE ACCIDENT PROPERTY DAMAGE ONLY, ONE MOTORIST ASSIST, ONE RECKLESS DRIVER, AND ONE JUVENILE.

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IN DEPTH: Pleasantville Emergency Services Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Pleasantville Emergency Services is holding a special event this Saturday. It’s an opportunity to support their efforts, to learn more about what they do-AND shopping is involved.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jonna Van Ness and Jordan Van Ness with Pleasantville Emergency Services.

Knoxville’s Prom Route

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 1:41 pm

Knoxville’s Prom is Saturday evening.

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Let’s Talk Pella at the Strawtown Gallery and Giftshop

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Pella, Justin Webster takes a tour of the Strawtown Gallery and Giftshop that opened today.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Diane Ellis, Assistant Director of Marion County Public Health

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Karen Overgaard visits with Marion County Public Health Assistant Director Diane Ellis.

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Congressman Dave Loebsack to Tour Knoxville Fire Department

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 12:29 pm

Congressman Dave Loebsack will be in Knoxville Saturday.

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Marion County Burn Ban Remains in Effect Until Further Notice

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Marion County Chief Deputy Troy Fisher tells KNIA KRLS News that Marion County is currently under a burn ban.

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AFRAID Fundraiser Only a Month Away

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 5:59 am

On May 17th the Pella Triathlon Club will make their 4th trip across Iowa in support of Bethany Christian Services.

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Marion County Part of GTSB High Five Program

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 5:58 am

The High Five program is an initiative put forth from the Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau.

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Strawtown Gallery and Gifts Opens Today

Posted: Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Strawtown Gallery and Gift Shop will open their doors for business beginning today from Noon to 8pm.

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