Today’s Local News

$1 Million Loan Received For KHC Project

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Knoxville Hospital & Clinics

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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Law Enforcement Agencies to Add Patrols for sTEP Enforcement

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:59 am

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Police officers throughout the county and state will have extra patrols on the road over the next two weeks.

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National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame & Museum Working To ‘Expand The Dream’

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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

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Pella School Board to Review Wellness Policy Monday

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella Community School Board will review the Wellness Policy at their regular meeting Monday.

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Lightning Sparks Damage To Marion County Home

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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A lightning strike damaged the electrical system of a home in rural Marion County.

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Swimming Not Recommended at North Overlook Beach

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:55 am

Red Rock Beach and Boating

Recent bacterial sampling at North Overlook Beach at Lake Red Rock has shown elevated bacterial counts.

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Marion County Looking For New Assistant Attorney

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Marion County has already begun searching for a new assistant attorney.

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T-15 Reopens for Weekend, Back to One Lane on Monday

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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Both lanes of Highway T-15 on the Red Rock Dam will be open to traffic this weekend.

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FY14 Knoxville City Budget Showing Surplus

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:52 am

The numbers look good.

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Historic Pella Trust to Celebrate Milestone Anniversary Next Month

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 5:51 am

The Historic Pella Trust is celebrating their 20th anniversary in September.

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August 23rd Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 8:45 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 69 PHONE CALLS, AND 8 911 CALLS,

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Knoxville Chamber Taking Vendor Requests For RVTV Event

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:00 am

Planning is well underway for the RVTV event coming up next month.

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One Car Ends Up on Its Side After Multiple Vehicle Accident Friday Evening

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 5:59 am

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One person was injured after a three-vehicle crash on Highway 163 Friday evening.

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Knoxville Raceway Closing Out Exciting Season

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 5:58 am

The point’s championship is on the line tonight at Knoxville Raceway in the final Sprint Car race of the season.

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T-15 Reopens for Weekend, Back to One Lane on Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 5:57 am

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Both lanes of Highway T-15 on the Red Rock Dam will be open to traffic this weekend.

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Best Numbers In Nearly A Decade For National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame and Museum

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 5:56 am

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The National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame and Museum saw their highest number of visitors in the past 9 years during the Knoxville Nationals earlier this month.

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Historic Pella Trust Celebrates Milestone Anniversary Next Month

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 5:55 am

The Historic Pella Trust is celebrating their 20th anniversary in September.

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Open House At Marion County Democrats HQ Sunday

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 5:54 am
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The Marion County Democrats are holding an open house at their headquarters in Knoxville Sunday.

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Central College Move-In Takes Place Today and Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 5:53 am

Kids at area high schools are the only ones starting classes.

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State Fair Cribbage Title Goes To Knoxville Man

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 5:52 am

It was all in the cards for Knoxville’s Damian Rankin.

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