Pella Chronicle

Local News

Local News
  • Public Housing loses health insurance The 2010 federal health care law has forced Knoxville Public Housing, and other small housing agencies in Iowa, to discontinue offering health insurance to its directors. Health insurance was a benefit offered to Knoxville Public Housing Director Jan

    March 26, 2014

  • Pella Garden Club to host floral design program, potluck Pella Garden Club is hosting a guest day floral design program at 11 a.m., followed by a pot luck salad luncheon at noon on Wednesday April 2, 2014, at Scholte Church, 501 Franklin St. Guest designer Sandy Gossman from the Ames Garden Club with demon

    March 26, 2014

  • Tom VW photo USP works on spring production Union Street Players, Pella's award-winning community theatre is working on their spring production, "Ham Buns and Potato Salad" a thoughtful comedy about small town Iowa. The show is being directed by Central College's Ann Wilkinson, who recently wo

    March 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Bird photo Business good for Pella Parks and Recreation Business is picking up for the Pella Parks and Recreation Department, as it makes the transition from pushing snow to preparing to mow. Parks Supervisor Chandler Nunnikhoven and his crew have been busy lately interviewing summer seasonal employees. W

    March 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • PCHS play photo PCHS concludes theatre season with "Our Town" this weekend Pella Christian High School will be presenting their spring drama, Our Town, this Friday and Saturday, March 28 and 29, 2014. Both performances will begin at 7:00 pm in the Vermeer Auditorium at Pella Christian High School, 300 Eagle Lane. Written by

    March 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Roorda photo Roorda wears 'several' hats Jerry Roorda describes himself as a man who has "worn several hats" over his career. A police officer, a certified arborist and now the man running In't Veld's Meat Market -- a local establishment since 1911. Behind the meat market's counter at 820 M

    March 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Chohan pleads not guilty Nyran Chohan, 19, of Pella, has pled not guilty to three counts of third-degree sexual abuse. Chohan is accused of abusing three teenage girls on three separate occasions. Charges were filed on March 7. A trial has been scheduled for Aug. 19 at 8:30

    March 26, 2014

  • PRHC logo Nominate an extraordinary Pella nurse The DAISY award is given to registered nurses who exemplify extraordinary nursing. The hospital wants to hear from patients and visitors about the Pella Regional nurses they believe deserve this award. Write a paragraph, telling a story about a regis

    March 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • PastCourt.JPG Dutch Costume Exhibit on display

    March 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Grassley and Pella folks.jpg Pella representatives meet with Grassley

    Representatives from the Pella area are on their annual trek to Washington, D.C., this week. Sen. Chuck Grassley recently shared what they discussed with him. 

    March 24, 2014 1 Photo

Features
Facebook
AP Video
U.S. Paratroopers in Poland, Amid Ukraine Crisis US Reviews Clemency for Certain Inmates Raw: Violence Erupts in Rio Near Olympic Venue Raw: Deadly Bombing in Egypt Raw: What's Inside a Commercial Jet Wheel Well Raw: Obama Arrives in Japan for State Visit Raw: Anti-Obama Activists Fight Manila Police Motels Near Disney Fighting Homeless Problem Michigan Man Sees Thanks to 'bionic Eye' Obama to Oso: We'll Be Here As Long As It Takes Bon Jovi Helps Open Low-income Housing in Philly S.C. Man Apologizes for Naked Walk in Wal-Mart New Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Named 'Piles' of Bodies in South Sudan Slaughter SCOTUS Hears Tv-over-Internet Case Chief Mate: Crew Told to Escape After Passengers
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Obituaries