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February 26th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 93 CALLS INCLUDING 8 911 CALLS.

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Afternoon and Evening Snow Brushes Through Marion County

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 6:01 am

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A late afternoon snow storm prompted snow ordinances and school early outs in Marion County on Wednesday.

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Knoxville Hospital & Clinics CEO Kincaid Pleased with Iowa Delegates’ CBOC Inquiry

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Three of Iowa’s federal delegates have joined together to find out why a Community Based Outpatient Clinic for veterans in Knoxville has yet to be awarded.

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New Class Schedule could be in the Works for KHS Students

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville School Board heard a proposal Tuesday that would change the schedule for high school students.

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Finale of KNIA/KRLS Home Shopping Extravaganza Today

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 5:56 am

There will be one last chance to save big with the KNIA/KRLS Home Shopping Extravaganza.

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Downstream Work at Red Rock Dam Prepares for Powerhouse Construction

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 5:55 am

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Construction continues at the Red Rock Dam hydroelectric power plant site. Much of the current work is in preparation for construction of the powerhouse, which is expected to begin this summer.

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SSMID Fund Pays for Facades of Two Knoxville Buildings

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 5:54 am

SSMID funds for a new façade at two downtown businesses were presented by the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors Tuesday.

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Soybean Yield Last Year Approaches Record Breaking Numbers

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 5:53 am

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Soybean production was the third largest on record last year, with more 506 million bushels produced by Iowa’s farmers.

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Marion County Slightly Under State Average for Corn Production in 2014

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 5:52 am

The Department of Agriculture reports that Iowa corn growers produced 2.37 billion bushels in 2014, the third largest on record, 2 percent below the record high set in 2009.

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Two Area Teams Playing for Substate Round Tonight

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 5:51 am

Two area teams will be playing for trips to Substate tonight on KNIA/KRLS.

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Snow Ordinances will be In Effect for Knoxville, Pella

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 3:33 pm

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Police in Knoxville and Pella have issued their snow ordinance to go in effect later this evening.

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Winter Storm Warning Cancelled; 3 to 5″ of Snow Still Expected

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

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Snow is expect to cause some travel issues later today, but the storm has shifted east.

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IN DEPTH: Beet Road Treatment from Marion County

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

When the snow flies, a de-icing product containing beet juice will be hitting highways and parking lots throughout North America. And it will likely be coming from Marion County.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Max Smith and Chad Lynch with Smith Fertilizer and Grain, Knoxville.

Let’s Talk Pella – Anne of Green Gables Comes to Pella

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

The Union Street Players preview their upcoming performance of Anne of Green Gables.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Chamber Banquet & Annual Meeting with Executive Director Josh McKenna

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Knoxville Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Josh McKenna to talk about the recent Chamber Banquet award-winners and the direction the chamber talked moving in during their annual meeting.

Fire at Pella Sports Park Causes Damage to Maintenance Shed

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 10:45 am

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One building at the new Pella Sports Park is damaged after a fire earlier today.

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Cancellation/Delay Alternate Number

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 10:23 am

Due to increased call volume during the KNIA/KRLS Home Shopping Extravaganza, if you are having difficulty contacting us through our main lines please call 641-871-0507 between 10a-5p.

February 25th Knoxville PD Report

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 8:30 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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February 25th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 102 CALLS INCLUDING 7 911 CALLS.

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Snow Storm Moving Through This Afternoon: 5-8″ Expected During Daytime Hours

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 7:30 am

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Two rounds of snow are expected this week, with a system clipping the area on Wednesday.

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