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August 26th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 8:23 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: 105 CALLS, 12 911 CALLS

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Suhr Thanks Volunteers, Reminds Of Early Voting At Marion County Open House

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 6:00 am
Candidate Megan Suhr Presents Certificate of Appreciation to Volunteer Ted Eller

Candidate Megan Suhr Presents Certificate of Appreciation to Volunteer Ted Eller

Nearly 40 people attended the Open House at the Marion County Democratic Headquarters on Sunday afternoon.

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Preliminary Hearing Set for Pella Man Accused of Burglary

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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A preliminary hearing date has been set for a Pella man who is accused of burglarizing an area business.

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New DMACC Advisor Has Knoxville Ties

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:58 am

Knoxville has a new academic advisor for the Des Moines Area Community College.

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Pella City Council to Hold Special Meeting Tuesday

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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The Pella City Council is holding a special meeting this week to discuss the city’s long term water supply plan.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Unit Looking For New Members

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a meeting Wednesday evening to welcome anyone interested in learning more about becoming a member of the Marion County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Unit.

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Registration is Open for 2014 Central College Homecoming

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:55 am

Registration is now open for alumni, family and friends of Central College to attend homecoming celebrations.

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Vaccinations are Important

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:54 am

More and more children are going back to school without getting their vaccinations.

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Comprehensive Health Needs Assessment Review Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:53 am

UPDATE: This event has been cancelled.

The results of a comprehensive health needs assessment was schedule to be discussed in Pella tonight.

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CARE-A-Vanners to Help Habitat for Humanity

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:52 am

RV’s will soon be rolling into Marion County. Habitat For Humanity will host the RV Care-A-Vanners program next month.

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Pella Chamber Prepares for Annual Golf Outing

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Local golfers will have the opportunity to get a few rounds in before autumn officially begins.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame & Museum Executive Director Bob Baker

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we hear from National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum Executive Director Bob Baker about the “Expand The Dream” program.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Opera House Releases 2014-15 Season

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Pella Opera House Executive Director Kevin McQuade discusses the upcoming slate of shows at the Pella Opera House.

August 25th Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 11:00 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: 83 CALLS, 18 911 CALLS

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IN DEPTH: Back to School Part 1; Lt. Paul Haase

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 10:00 am

The kids are back. Back to school. What do we need to know to help keep them safe? In the first part of a five part program

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Lt. Paul Haase, with the Pella Police Department.

KHC Project Gets USDA Funding

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville Hospital and Clinics are the beneficiaries of a $1 million Rural Economic Development Loan announced by Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack Friday.

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Man Dies From Heart Attack While Boating On Whitebreast Bay

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:00 am

A Bondurant man has died after suffering a massive heart attack while boating in Whitebreast Bay.

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Des Moines Man Arrested After Police Chase Near Pella Saturday

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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A Des Moines man was arrested and charged with multiple offenses after a police pursuit on Highway 163 started near Pella late Saturday.

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“Expand The Dream” continues on pace for National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame & Museum

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:58 am

The National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame and Museum is making progress gathering funds for a planned expansion project.

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Pella Opera House Releases 2014-15 Season Schedule

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Pella Opera House 2014The Pella Opera House has released the schedule of productions for the 2014-15 season.

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