Today’s Local News

Heartsill: Budget Constraints will Limit Supplemental State Aid

Posted: Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 5:58 am
Greg Heartsill

Greg Heartsill

District 28 State Representative Greg Heartsill met with Knoxville Superintendent Cassi Murra Friday to discuss Supplemental State Aid to schools.

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Probation Given to Knoxville Man Involved in Multiple Assaults

Posted: Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 5:56 am

Henry Clay Saul

A Knoxville man has been given probation after pleading guilty to multiple assault charges.

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Dollars for Scholars and Pella Rotary to Host Dual Fundraiser on Friday

Posted: Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 5:55 am

A pair of local non-profits are teaming up for a fundraiser at Pella High School.

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Knoxville City Council Extends Contract of City Manager Stewart

Posted: Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 5:54 am

The Knoxville City Council voted earlier this week to give City Manager Harold Stewart a six-year contract extension.

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Pella Food Shelf Asks for Continued Donations and Support

Posted: Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 5:53 am

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Despite a successful winter donation drive at the Pella Food Shelf, help is always needed to feed the less fortunate in Marion County.

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Bank Drawing at Knoxville Senior Center Monday

Posted: Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 5:52 am

The Knoxville Senior Center will be holding a bank drawing Monday courtesy of Iowa State Savings Bank.

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Pella Regional Welcomes New Chaplain

Posted: Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 5:51 am

Chaplain-Jessica

Pella Regional Health Center has a new chaplain.

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Pella Christian Names 2015 Homecoming Queen and King

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 4:07 pm

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Pella Christian High School announced their 2015 Homecoming Queen and King at a ceremony this afternoon.

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IN DEPTH: Radon Mitigation

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 2:00 pm

It’s National Radon Action Month. How do we mitigate radon in our homes?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dean Van Ryswyk, with Van Ryswyk Plumbing and Heating, Monroe.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Glaucoma with Dr. Jason Maasdam of Eye Health Solutions

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Dr. Jason Maasdam with Eye Health Solutions in Knoxville to talk about glaucoma and what can be done to prevent it.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Pastor Shares Russian Experience

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Pastor Brian Purcell with the Slavic Reformation Society is visiting Pella and Leighton, and he joins the program to share some of his anecdotes.

January 23rd Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 72 CALLS INCLUDING 3 911 CALLS.

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Murra, Heartsill to Discuss State Supplemental Aid

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 6:00 am

Heartsill-Murra

State Supplemental Aid or SSA is a subject of great importance to Knoxville Superintendent Cassi Murra.

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Pella City Council Approves Engineering Agreement for Washington Street Electric Conversion

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 5:59 am

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The City of Pella has infrastructure projects on the docket when spring makes its return, including a focus on Washington Street.

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Oskaloosa Man Arrested on Marion County Warrant

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 5:58 am

Chadwick Paul Hynick

An Oskaloosa man involved in a vehicle chase last November has been taken into custody on a Marion County warrant. 30-year-old Chadwick Paul Hynick was arrested Tuesday.

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January is National Radon Action Month

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 5:57 am

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This month is National Radon Action Month.

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Cancer Fundraising Sporting Events Being Held by Knoxville, Pleasantville Schools

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 5:56 am

Area high schools will take to the hardwood this weekend to not only compete against their opponents, but to take on an additional battle as well… the battle against cancer.

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2014 Deer Harvest Up Slightly from 2013

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 5:55 am

Deer season closed this month, and according to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, numbers are slightly up from one year ago.

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Knoxville Eye Doctor Encourages Getting Exams to Treat Glaucoma Early

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 5:54 am

It’s a sight-stealing disease that you may not know you have.

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Missoula Children’s Theatre Brings Aladdin to Pella Opera House Tonight

Posted: Friday, January 23rd, 2015 at 5:53 am

Area children have spent a week at the Pella Opera House learning about the stage, and they will take part in a special pair of performances to show off their hard work.

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