Today’s Local News

“Blackbeard” Auditions Take Place Today At Celebrate Community Church In Knoxville

Posted: Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Auditions begin today for the upcoming Knoxville performance of the Missoula Children’s Theatre production “Blackbeard the Pirate.”

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Central College to Remember Pioneer in Physical Therapy Field

Posted: Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Central College will hold a dedication ceremony for the Helen Jean Hislop Center next Saturday.

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October 26th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 85 CALLS INCLUDING 6 911 CALLS.
THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 49 SUBJECTS.

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Pella School Board Hopes to Approve Plans, Award Bid for Lincoln Monday

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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The Pella School Board is looking to award a contract for a new Lincoln Elementary facility at their meeting on Monday.

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Candidates Making Stops in Pella as Election Nears

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Iowa-Governor-Terry-Branstad

Numerous politicians will stop by Pella as the election nears.

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Knoxville Man Admits To Shooting

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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A Knoxville man has admitted to shooting another man in the head earlier this week.

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Investigation Into Knoxville Break-Ins Continues

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Coast Hardware burglary - 10-21-14

Knoxville Police are investigating a break-in and an attempted break-in to businesses in the downtown area Tuesday.

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Tickets on Sale Tuesday for Tulip Time Royal Court Presentation

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:53 am

Tickets are on sale Tuesday for the night the 2015 Tulip Queen and Court will be crowned.

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Politicians To Visit Knoxville-Area As Election Nears

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Barbara Grassley, wife of Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley, and Second Congressional District candidate Dr. Mariannette Miller-Meeks will visit the Knoxville Hospital & Clinics next week.

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Crossroads Offering Medicare Assistance Through State Program

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Crossroads of Pella is offering Medicare and prescription drug plan assistance during the open enrollment period.

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Plenty Of Area Playoff Action Wednesday Night On KNIA/KRLS

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:31 am

All seven KNIA/KRLS area teams have made the postseason in football. Here’s a list of area pairings for the first round of the playoffs to be played Wednesday night:

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Full List of 2014 IHSAA Football Playoff Pairings – Round 1

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:09 am

First round pairings for the 2014 IHSAA Football Playoffs:

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October 25th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 6:30 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 98 CALLS INCLUDING 8 911 CALLS.
THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 45 SUBJECTS.

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Volunteers to Assist City Staff in Planting Tulips Today

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 5:59 am

tulip planting

City of Pella staff will be joined by volunteers for city-wide tulip bed planting this weekend.

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Loebsack Visits With Pleasantville Students

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 5:58 am

Loebsack in Pleasantville

About 60 students came to see Congressman Dave Loebsack as he spoke with the eighth grade civics class at Pleasantville High School Friday.

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Local Business Earns State Award for Tourism Impact

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 5:57 am

A Pella business has earned statewide recognition for their impact on tourism.

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Culver’s to Partner with Pella FFA to Thank Farmers Monday

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 5:55 am

Culver’s of Pella is partnering with the Pella FFA as part of a nationwide effort to thank farmers.

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Area Authorities Encouraging Safe Beggar’s Night

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Beggar’s Night is less than a week away and area law enforcement wants everyone to have a safe holiday.

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Pella Lions Holding Fall Fundraiser Next Weekend

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 5:53 am

The Pella Lions are holding a special fundraising breakfast next Saturday.

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2014 Center Of Influence Event Coming Next Month For Knoxville Employers

Posted: Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Wanna take a ride in a Chinook helicopter?

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