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The Southern Iowa Mustang Club held its car show on June 15 at the town square in Pella. There were 62 entries from around the state, with Mustangs ranging from all years of production.

DES MOINES — A Pella man federal prosecutors say ran a "Ponzi-like" scheme that cost investors millions has pled guilty and faces 20 years in federal prison.

Eight students from Marion County were named to Academic and President’s Honor Rolls at Northwest Missouri State University for the spring 2019 semester.

SAINT PAUL, MINN. – Five local students have been named to the Dean's List for academic excellence for the spring 2019 semester at Bethel University.

Isaiah Martin and Austin Adrian of Pella were two among more than 600 students at the University of Iowa to be named to the President’s List for the spring 2019 semester.


LAKE RED ROCK — Hydroelectric Plant Supervisor Vern Cochran presented an overview of the Red Rock Hydroelectric Project on Saturday.

BETHLEHEM, Penn. — Hailey Pascoe, of Pella, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree with majors in Psychology and Health, Medicine, and Society with High Honors from Lehigh University this spring.

AMES – Seven Pella natives graduated from Iowa State University's largest-ever graduating class of 5,248 during four spring commencement ceremonies on May 9 and May 11.

Senator Joni Ernst answered questions from Iowa journalists about the disaster relief bill, tariffs on Mexican imports and an update on President Trump’s trade war with China that could affect Iowa farmers during a conference call on Thursday.

A Pella native earned a baseball scholar-athlete honor from the National Christian College Athletic Association for the 2018-19 academic year.


Before Lieutenant Elmer “Dutch” Vermeer was blowing up German bunkers in the D-Day invasion, he was splitting tree logs with explosives on the family farm in Pella.


Pella Christian High School's Theatre Troupe concluded their successful theatre season by earning eight awards at the Des Moines Performing Arts Civic Center from the Iowa High School Musical Theatre Awards Showcase.

Despite the rain and cold temperatures, Bethany Christian Services of South Central Iowa hosted a 24-hour fundraising event, Tour de Toren 2019, on the Tulip Toren

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