Today’s Local News

Sixth Annual Pella in Pink Raises Funds for Breast Cancer Screenings at Pella Regional

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:59 am

IMAG1322Hundreds of people in Pella donned pink and gathered at West Market Park for the 6th Annual Pella in Pink celebration on Saturday.

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Knoxville Chamber Welcomes “Perk Cup” To City

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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The Knoxville Chamber Of Commerce is welcoming a new business to the city.

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Area Marching Bands Earn High Marks at State Contest

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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The sounds of marching bands from across the state echoed the campus of Pella High this weekend.

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Knoxville PD Offers Safety Tips For Beggar’s Night

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Several area towns will be participating in Beggar’s Night next week as part of the Halloween festivities.

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Pella City Council to Hold Public Hearings for Large Scale Projects This Week

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The Pella City Council will hold public hearings on multiple large-scale projects at this week’s meeting.

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GOP Candidates Flock To Knoxville, Pella For Coffee Candidate Event

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:54 am

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A pair of Coffee Candidate events were held in Knoxville and Pella this weekend.

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Candidate Coffee Event in Pella Features Speeches from Republicans on the Ballot

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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The second of the two coffee talks was held in Pella at Monarch’s.

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Knoxville Public Library To Host Holiday Program, Author Visit

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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A pair of historical programs are coming to the Knoxville Public Library, including one with a holiday theme.

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Pella Historical Society Hosting Halloween Party This Week

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:51 am

A family friendly Halloween party is taking place one week ahead of the official holiday in Pella.

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October 19th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 8:30 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 103 CALLS INCLUDING 14 911 CALLS.

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KNIA-KRLS Radiothon Has Solid Turnout

Posted: Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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Part one of the 8th Annual KNIA-KRLS Breast Cancer Awareness Save-A-Life Radiothon took place at Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Tuesday evening, and part two at Pella Regional Health Center.

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Pella Pastor Convicted of Sexual Exploitation Turns Himself In to Sheriff’s Office

Posted: Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 5:55 am

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A former Pella pastor convicted of four counts of sexual exploitation turned himself in to the Marion County Sheriff’s office on Thursday.

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Northstar Students Get Jog-A-Thon Underway In Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 5:54 am

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The Fourth Annual Jog-A-Thon began Thursday at Northstar Elementary. Students ran laps over a distance of an eighth of a mile to earn funds for the Knoxville PTO.

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Multiple Groups in Pella Teaming Up to Bring Back World War II Memorial Gift

Posted: Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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The Pella Garden Club, Historic Pella Trust, the American Legion and Hearthstone are teaming up to bring back garden that stood as a sign of thanks from the Netherlands.

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Knoxville Police Officer Celebrates 36 Years On The Force

Posted: Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 5:52 am

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One of Knoxville’s finest is celebrating his 36th anniversary on the force today.

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Fire In Tracy Destroys Trailer

Posted: Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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A trailer in Tracy was completed destroyed by fire Thursday evening.

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Steve Lippia Next Bravo! Concert Series Event Coming To KPAC Next Month

Posted: Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 5:58 am

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Following up on the success of Tonic Sol-Fa, the Bravo! Concert Series is bringing another high-end entertainer to the area.

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Pella Girl to Be Featured as Kid Captain at Today’s Hawkeyes Game

Posted: Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 5:57 am

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A Pella girl will be featured as the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics Kid Captain at this weekend’s Iowa Hawkeyes game.

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LIHEAP Application To Be Accepted By Red Rock Area Community Action Program

Posted: Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Red Rock Area Community Action Program will begin taking applications for the 2014-2015 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program starting next month.

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Boat’s Home Furniture Makes Ownership Transition

Posted: Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 5:55 am

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A fixture in the home furniture business in Pella will see new ownership take over.

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