Today’s Local News

Section of Vermeer Road Closed This Weekend; More Work to Be Done Through August

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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Road repairs will delay drivers that regularly drive along Vermeer Road in Pella over the next two weeks.

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Knoxville Nationals Queen Contest Candidates Named

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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Thirteen young ladies are competing the title of 2014 Knoxville Nationals Queen. Among the candidates are entrants from Iowa, West Virginia, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Nebraska, and Texas.

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Thursdays in Pella Theme This Week Celebrates Summertime Fun

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 5:55 am

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Thursdays in Pella was all about summer time fun with the theme “Splish Splash Summer Bash.”

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Knoxville Public Library to Hold Drawings

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 5:54 am

The Knoxville Public Library is having two promotions this month for library patrons.

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Pella School Board to hold Closed Session Before Regular Meeting Monday

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 5:53 am

The Pella School Board meets Monday for the second of two regular meetings this summer.

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Marion County Boys win KNIA/KRLS Fair Drawing

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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Two lucky Marion County boys were the winners of a KNIA/KRLS drawing at the Marion County Fair.

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Busy Weekend Continues at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 5:51 am

A busy weekend filled with activities continues at Lake Red Rock.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Director of Seussical the Musical Previews Tonight’s Show

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

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Director Kim Beyer with the Union Street Players talks about the theatre troupe’s performance of Seussical the Musical.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville–Robyn King

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On Let’s Talk Knoxville today we are joined by Robyn King, who talks about her and her husband Wes’ time filming a reality show in Des Moines.

July 25 Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 8:23 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: NINTY TWO CALLS, SIXTEEN 911 CALLS, AND ONE INC 911 CALL.

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Single-Vehicle Crash on Friday Morning Injures Multiple

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 8:09 am

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Multiple people were injured in a single-car crash Friday morning after their vehicle ended up in a ditch.

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“Ag in the City” Showcases the Industry in Pella Next Week

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 6:01 am

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The Pella Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Marion County Farm Bureau for the final Thursdays in Pella next week.

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US Geological Survey Crew in Marion County

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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A US Geological Survey team was in Marion County this week checking the status of river depth monitoring equipment.

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Jasper County Woman Prompts Search and Rescue for Multiple Law Enforcement Agencies

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:59 am

A Jasper County woman is recovering after numerous police agencies searched for and eventually rescued her from a pond on Wednesday.

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Candidates Visit Knoxville and Pella

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:58 am

Marion County Republicans are having two candidate coffees tomorrow.

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Pella Business Offer Items at Rock-Bottom Prices for Ridiculous Day Saturday

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Many businesses in Pella will have their doors open early Saturday morning as a part of the annual “Ridiculous Day Sale.”

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Knoxville Residents on Reality Show

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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Want to be on a television reality show? Two Knoxville residents know what it’s like.

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Golf Classic a Success

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:54 am

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The 3rd annual Knoxville Hospital & Clinics Foundation Golf Classic to benefit the Knoxville Hospital & Clinics Foundation raised over $5,000 at the event held last week, at Pine Knolls Country Club in Knoxville.

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Seussical the Musical Opens Tonight in Pella

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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Tonight is Opening Night for the Union Street Player’s performance of Seussical the Musical.

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Lions Contribute to Grand Theater Renovation

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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The Knoxville Lions Club has donated $1,000 to the Grand Theater Renovation Project.

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