Today’s Local News

Pella School Board to Review Lincoln Bids at Next Meeting

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The Pella School Board will review bids for the Lincoln Elementary construction project at their next regular meeting.

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Jog-A-Thon Begins Today In Northstar In Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Knoxville’s annual Jog-A-Thon fundraiser will get underway today at Northstar Elementary.

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Special Winter Clothing Drive Ending Friday at Pella Schools

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 5:53 am

A special donation event that aims at keeping kids warm as winter approaches is ending Friday.

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Stepping Stones To Hold Annual Fundraiser 5K Saturday

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 5:52 am

The 9th annual Stepping Stones Spooky Stroll 5K and KNX Survival Obstacle Course will take place this weekend.

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Lake Red Rock Hosting Autumn Hike Saturday

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 5:51 am

This week marks peak color season and peak autumn weather for a hike around Lake Red Rock.

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IN DEPTH: Fair Haven Memorial Garden

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

fair haven sketch

During and after World War II, the people of Pella reached out to help the people of the Netherlands who suffered under Nazi Germany. A project underway now continues to commemorate that relationship as well as those who served.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with David Goos with WesleyLife.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – The Latest Knoxville School Board Meeting With Superintendent Cassi Murra

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Cassandra Murra

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Superintendent Cassi Murra to talk about the latest Knoxville School Board meeting.

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Let’s Talk Pella – School Board Legislative Session

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Greg Ebeling talks about the legislative round table at Monday’s Pella Community School Board meeting.

October 15th Knoxville PD Report

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 8:32 am

The following criminal, traffic or civil charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

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October 15th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 8:30 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 104 PHONE CALLS INCLUDING EIGHT 911 CALLS.

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Weather Related Road Closings

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The following roads are closed in Marion County due to heavy rain:

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KNIA/KRLS Breast Cancer Awareness Save-A-Life Radiothon At Knoxville Hospital & Clinics Is A Success

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Radiothon 2014

Part one of the 8th Annual KNIA/KRLS Breast Cancer Awareness Save-A-Life Radiothon took place at Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Tuesday evening.

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Pella School Board Discussed Issues with Legislators and Candidates Monday

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Legislative Roundtab

The Pella School Board hosted area legislators and candidates for election at a round table discussion at their meeting Monday.

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Open Enrollment, Early Start Calendar Discussed At Knoxville School Board Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:58 am

Knoxville School Board

An early look at open enrollment figures shows that Knoxville Community School District is moving in the right direction.

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Heavy Rain Monday and Tuesday Fills Area Streams and Approaches October Records

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Heavy rainfall this week had area streams overflowing their banks and has the county nearing the record for the wettest October on record.

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Smith Named Kiwanis International Layperson Of The Year

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Ernie Smith - Layperson Of Year

Ernie Smith has been named the Nebraska-Iowa District Kiwanis International Layperson Of The Year.

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City of Pella Holding Appliance Take Back for City Electric Customers

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:55 am

City of Pella Electric Customers will have the chance to dispose of large appliances next week.

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Fundraiser Dinner Being Held Saturday For Clay Township Fire & Rescue In Tracy

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:54 am

The Clay Township Fire & Rescue in Tracy will have a fundraiser this week.

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Owner Presented Habitat For Humanity Home In Pleasantville

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Pleasantville Habitat Home

Habitat For Humanity of Marion County held a ceremony this weekend to present Tawnia Martin with her new home in Pleasantville.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – The KNIA-KRLS Radiothon With Knoxville Hospital & Clinics’ Katrina Nelson & Cindy Crozier

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Breast-Cancer-Save-A-Life-Radio-A-Thon
Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Katrina Nelson and Cindy Crozier from Knoxville Hospital and Clinics to talk about the 8th Annual KNIA-KRLS Breast Cancer Awareness Save-A-Life Radiothon.

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