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  • High Five logo High Five Traffic Safety Project begins

    Marion County, four others to pilot the program According to data from the Iowa Governor's Traffic Safety Bureau, in 2012, 72 percent of fatal crashes in Iowa occurred on secondary rural roads. Approximately 79 percent of Iowa's total roadways are

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • April Lake Red Rock programs April 12 - Snake "Lunch Time" - 1:00 p.m. - Red Rock Visitor Center It's a feeding day at the visitor center! Stop by to learn about the visitor center's resident snakes and watch them have a bite to eat! Sat., April 19 - Let's Go Muddin'! - 10:00 a.

    April 9, 2014

  • Service day photo Central College Community Service Day April 15 Central College's annual Community Service Day is April 15. Central students, faculty, staff and alumni will participate in more than 50 community service projects in Pella and surrounding areas. Projects will last either full or half days. In Pella,

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • ACTS announces Service Surge A Call To Serve (ACTS) Ministries of Iowa has announced that its annual Service Surge will be held in multiple communities on the same day scheduled for May 10, 2014, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. (The rain date is scheduled for June 7, 2014.) Volunteers wil

    April 9, 2014

  • field fire 4.jpg Video: Burn ban in place in Marion County

    The dry weather, coupled with numerous grass fire calls over the past several days, has led to the fire chiefs of Marion County to support a burn ban. The ban went into effect at 10 a.m. Tuesday morning. 

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo 1 Video

  • image_large-1.jpg Law enforcement seeks help

    The Marion County Sheriff's and Attorney's Offices, along with the police departments of Pella, are helping the FBI locate an unidentified 28-year-old male suspected of having ties to child pornography. 

    April 7, 2014 3 Photos

  • 93.jpg Pella Community Calendar of Events

    April 3 - 13

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • EPA names Pella Corp 2014 ENERGY STARĀ® Partner of the Year

    Seventh time Pella® Windows and Doors team earns prestigious honor 

    April 3, 2014

  • Marion County Fair Queen applications now available 2014 Marion County Fair Queen Applications are now available in area high school offices, the Knoxville Raceway Office and the Marion County Extension Office. The Marion County Fair Queen Competition is open to girls ages 16-21 and offers a great way

    April 3, 2014

  • Braley photo Braley Talks Local Economic Issues with Pella Business and City Leaders Braley Talks Local Economic Issues with Pella Business and City Leaders

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

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