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  • Grassley Grassley addresses different issues

    Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley expressed disappointment with President Barack Obama during his weekly Capitol Hill Report Thursday afternoon, July 10. 

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rick Hurt.jpg Household Hazardous Waste Collection event Saturday

    The South Central Iowa Solid Waste Agency (SCISWA) will hold a household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday, July 12, from 9 a.m.-noon at the City shop on North Roche in Knoxville. 

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Theater 3M donation.jpg 3M Gives donates to Theater

    3M Gives presented the Grand Theater Foundation with a $20,000 check Thursday morning, July 10. 

    July 10, 2014 7 Photos

  • Chirch mug Chirch pleads guilty Aaron Lee Chirch, 34, submitted a written plea of guilty to a charge of domestic abuse assault-second offense, on July 7. In open court Monday afternoon, church pled guilty to second-degree burglary and stalking, as well as violating the terms of his

    July 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Knoxville Enlists in Program to Bridge Technology Gap Knoxville community leaders recently held a kick off meeting to join Connect Iowa’s Connected Community Engagement Program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents through increased access, adoption, and use of broadban

    July 9, 2014

  • Warning test date changes

    The Marion County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center in conjunction with Marion County Emergency Management and the Knoxville Police Department would like to inform the citizens of Knoxville and the surrounding area of a change in the dates for the testing of the Outdoor and Indoor Warning System. 

    July 8, 2014

  • care facility.jpg CCI left unpaid bills at Care Facility

    Ben Wright, Executive Director of Tenco Industries, updated the Marion County Board of Supervisors regarding the transition of control at the Marion County Care Facility from Community Care, Inc., to Tenco, on Tuesday. There were two issues that stood out as making the transition difficult, but Wright believes the transition has gone fine overall. 

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Emily Humeston.jpg Humeston wins contest

    An essay describing her blended family has provided six-year-old Knoxville resident, Emily Humeston, the opportunity to have her own lemonade stand at Valley West Mall on July 18. 

    July 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • Newton man sentenced for child pornography

    On July 2, 2014, James Wiley Brock, a resident of Newton, Iowa, was sentenced in United States District Court by Judge John A. Jarvey to 8 years in prison for possessing child pornography announced United States Attorney Nicholas A. Klinefeldt.

    July 7, 2014

  • Heavy rain not expected over weekend

    The National Weather Service does not expect widespread heavy rainfall across the state this weekend. 

    July 3, 2014