Today’s Local News

Pella Middle School Hosting Movie Night to Raise Funds for East Coast Trip

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 5:51 am

A movie night in Pella is being held to raise funds for a trip to the east coast for local students.

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IN DEPTH: Freedom Rock in Knoxville

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 2:00 pm

A patriotic young man is traveling Iowa’s 99 counties and honoring our veterans by painting a “Freedom Rock.” Marion County’s Freedom Rock is now in Knoxville.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Ray Sorenson, from Greenfield.

School is in Session for Area Kids in Less Than a Month

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 11:29 am

Kids might want to cover their ears for this bit of news, because there’s only a month left in summer vacation for many students in the area.

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Caution Urged on Robinson Today in Knoxville

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 9:55 am

Knoxville City Street Crews will be doing street and gutter patchwork on Robinson between 10th and Lincoln today.

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July 21 Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 8:01 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS

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Heat Advisory in Effect

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:01 am

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The National Weather Service reports that the hottest temperatures of the summer will build into the state today and tomorrow with highs rising well into the 90s across central Iowa both days.

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Knoxville Fire & Rescue is Looking for a Few Good…Volunteers

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville Fire and Rescue needs your help.

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Pella Indoor Pool Renovation Still on Schedule Despite Numerous Change Orders

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:59 am

Aquatic Center Renovation

The Pella City Council discussed the indoor pool renovation project with the project’s engineering firm at a special Policy and Planning meeting after the most recent city council meeting.

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Knoxville’s Freedom Rock

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:58 am
Ray Sorensen

Ray Sorensen

You may have noticed a new addition to the entrance at Young’s Park in Knoxville, near Highway 14.

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Former Pella High Student Looking for Help in Documenting the Impacts of Bullying – AUDIO

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:55 am

A former Pella High School student is trying to document the impacts of bullying in the Midwest.

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Knoxville’s City Council to Discuss Housing Project

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:54 am

The Knoxville City Council will meet this evening at 6:15, at City Hall.

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Crossroads Wraps Up New English-Learning Class

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:53 am

Crossroads of Pella wrapped up their first solo attempt at English learning classes for local residents.

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Knoxville School Board to Meet With New Superintendent

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:52 am

Knoxville’s school board will convene for their first meeting with new superintendent Cassi Murra, this evening.

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Pet Safety Reminders as Warm Weather Approaches

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:51 am

The “dog days” of summer are fast approaching.

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Local School Registration Information

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:50 am

Before classes begin, registration must take place.

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Knoxville Fire & Rescue is Looking for a Few Good…Volunteers

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Knoxville Fire and Rescue needs your help.

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Pella Indoor Pool Renovation Still on Schedule Despite Numerous Change Orders

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Aquatic Center Renovation

The Pella City Council discussed the indoor pool renovation project with the project’s engineering firm at a special Policy and Planning meeting after the most recent city council meeting.

Read the rest of this entry »

Knoxville’s Freedom Rock

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:58 am
Ray Sorensen

Ray Sorensen

You may have noticed a new addition to the entrance at Young’s Park in Knoxville, near Highway 14.

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School is in Session for Area Kids in Less Than a Month

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Kids might want to cover their ears for this bit of news, because there’s only a month left in summer vacation for many students in the area.

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Registration Dates for Area Schools

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Before classes begin, registration must take place.

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