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  • Van Wyk.jpg Van Wyk's Jasper County voter registration canceled

    Following a hearing Thursday afternoon, Jasper County Auditor Dennis Parrott has canceled the voter registration of former Republican House District 28 Candidate Jon Michael Van Wyk. 

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kville school board 2013.jpg Knoxville School Board meets Monday

    The Knoxville School Board is expected to accept several personnel placements for the coming school year at its regular meeting on Monday, April 14, at 5:30 p.m. 

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Democrat education event.jpg Education discussed at Democrats' forum

    The Marion County Democrats welcomed Rep. Sharon Steckman and Sen. Todd Bowman to Knoxville Wednesday night, to hear more about the status of education in Iowa. 

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • JJ Dinner-Loebsack.jpg Loebsack not surprised by council decision

    Rep. Dave Loebsack said he was not surprised by the Knoxville CIty Council's decision to withdraw its support of the Knoxville Veterans Alliance. 

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • New Governor-Branstad.jpg Flags ordered at half-staff on Friday

    Gov. Terry Branstad has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff in Iowa from 5 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, until 8 a.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, in honor of U.S. Army Air Corps 1st Lt. Louis L. Longman, formerly of Clinton, Iowa.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • City, County support hospital project The Knoxville City Council and Marion County Board of Supervisors each took action this week to move forward with their support of the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics' renovation project. As reported, KHC intends to invest $15 million to update and mo

    April 10, 2014

  • Knoxville Raceway expecting a good season Knoxville Raceway General Manager Brian Stickel said one can expect many highlights this racing season. Among them is the 410 class. The number, and quality, of drivers expected to race in Knoxville this year is one of the best the track has seen. Ra

    April 10, 2014

  • Steve Kinser Kinser is subject of "Salute to Champions" By Steve Woodhouse Editor Kinser is subject of "Salute to Champions"

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Middle school students prepare for D.C. trip Knoxville Middle School eighth graders are preparing for their annual trip to Washington, D.C. Forty-eight students and seven adults will leave early Thursday morning, April 17, and return late Sunday night, April 20. Students have been going to D.C.

    April 10, 2014

  • Knoxville theater photo Grand Theatre Foundation sets Donor Levels Over the four months since the Grand Theatre Foundation earned its nonprofit status, the organization has successfully raised over $160,000 of its $500,000 goal. The foundation announced this week that donor levels have been established. They are as

    April 10, 2014 2 Photos