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Two years removed from his brother’s death, Pella (Iowa) soccer star Ethan Poulter finds strength and purpose  USA TODAY High School Sports

Ethan Poulter recently led Pella (Iowa) to a Class 2A state soccer title. Turns out, he played for more than just for the love of the game.

Teacher's resignation draws chorus of concern | Southeast Iowa  Ottumwacourier

PELLA — Michelle Chaplin's resignation as vocal music teacher at Pella High School was accepted Monday night, but only after 20 people spoke in support of ...

From the archive: Pella's Korvers are the first family of Iowa basketball  Des Moines Register

Kirk Korver — the youngest of the Korver brothers from Pella — died March 27, 2018 at the age of 27.

2019 Tulip Queen Nominations End Tuesday  KNIA / KRLS Radio

The deadline for high school seniors to be a part of the Tulip Queen selection process is Tuesday. The five girls selected to be on the Tulip Court this November ...

Pella High School Student Dies Overnight, School Providing Grief Counseling  KNIA / KRLS Radio

A Pella High School student has died. In an email to the community, Superintendent Greg Ebeling shared that Peyton Tighe, a junior, passed away overnight.

'You will always have four sons,' Kyle Korver tells parents at brother's funeral

At their family's church Monday morning, brothers Kyle, Klayton and Kaleb Korver shared Bible verses and spoke of their youngest sibling, Kirk, who died last ...

Knoxville HS Food Pantry to Open Next Week  KNIA / KRLS Radio

A food pantry for members of the Knoxville School District family is ready for use, just in time for the holiday season…one of the busiest times of the year for food ...

Pella, Football Town, USA  WHO TV Des Moines

PELLA - The town of 10000 is known for many things: The Tulip Festival, Dutch Letters, and more and more, Football. Pella High School is the traditional power ...

Unwarned Thunderstorm Knocks Down Trees in Pella Friday  KNIA / KRLS Radio

A reported wind gust close to 60 miles per hour swept through the community, especially south of downtown and near Highway T-17. A tree was uprooted at ...

Pella Tribute Turns State Title Game Into Much More Than Football  WHO TV Des Moines

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Waves of grey towels , not Pella Dutch green, spiraling through the UNI-Dome. "The color grey is the universal color for asthma ...

2018 Thursdays in Pella Themes Announced | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on  KNIA / KRLS Radio

Each Thursday this June and July, live entertainment, activities for kids and adults, food vendors, displays, and more will be featured at Central Park. This year's ...

Pella Teen Accused of Distributing LSD, Marijuana | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on  KNIA / KRLS Radio

Kortney Van Wyk, 18, is charged with five counts of a controlled substance violation, including a Class B felony for intent to deliver LSD and three class D ...

Cardinals notch win in program's 1000th game; Area Prep Football Roundup  Newton Daily News

In Week 3 football games, area high school teams went 3-2 and all were on the road. Newton, Prairie City-Monroe and Colfax-Mingo claimed victories while ...

Former teacher charged with exploitation bonds out of jail  KCCI Des Moines

A former Pella High School teacher and assistant band director has been charged in a sexual exploitation case. WATCH VIDEO. Advertisement. Benjamin ...

Pella Man Faces Numerous Felony Charges for Delivery of LSD | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on  KNIA / KRLS Radio

Carter Lane Staples, 18, faces three counts of a controlled substance violation, including a class B felony, class D felony, and aggravated misdemeanor.

High School Insider: Pella no longer slouch on diamond

PELLA, Ia. – Months before baseball season started at Pella High School, there was already a sense of confidence and enthusiasm in the school hallways.

Dordt lands Iowa transfer Clayberg  Sioux City Journal

SIOUX CENTER, Iowa | The Dordt College football program just got a whole lot better.

BREAKING: New Details Released in Crash That Killed Pleasantville Man Monday | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on  KNIA / KRLS Radio

Additional information has been been released about a crash that killed a Pleasantville man Monday afternoon. According to the Iowa State Patrol accident ...

Iowa high school football: Live updates and instant reaction from Week 6  Des Moines Register

The Register's Cody Goodwin brings you live analysis and updates from the top Iowa high school football action in Week 6.

2018 Tulip Queen Finalists Have Been Selected | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on  KNIA / KRLS Radio

Twelve high school seniors have been selected as finalists to become part of the 2018 Tulip Time Royal Court. The girls will perform a three-minute presentation ...

National Weather Service Confirms Track, Intensity of July 19th Tornadoes | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on  KNIA / KRLS Radio

The National Weather *Service* has confirmed 13 tornadoes hit central Iowa on July 19th. According to their storm survey, an EF-3 rated storm traveled ...

MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for August 27, 2018  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - America's Source for High School Sports and the leading volleyball organization team up to honor the nation's best. (Week of 8/27-9/2)

Notable Iowa deaths: A look back at who we lost in 2018  Des Moines Register

Iowa mourned many notable deaths in 2018, including political powerhouses, sports heroes, beloved journalists and young lives cut tragically short. Here's a ...

Osky high school jazz band season wrap-up  Oskaloosa Herald

OSKALOOSA —The high school jazz bands had a great winter season, said Director Rich Waddington.

Dallas Center-Grimes football hopes to battle back after missing 2016 playoffs

GRIMES, Ia. — Motivation can take on many forms, and in the case of the Dallas Center-Grimes football team, it sounds like reminders from coaches about last ...

Former Iowa band teacher gets probation in 1 of 2 sex cases against him

A former Iowa band teacher, facing sex charges in Marion County, has been given probation in a Floyd County sex abuse case.

The gift a father gave to his daughter before he died  Des Moines Register

Lexi Hewitt of Pella had yet to shoot her first buck deer. She wanted to follow in the footsteps of her late father. She felt him with her that day.

Meet the Des Moines Register's All-Iowa football team

The Des Moines Register's All-Iowa football teams are here, and each one of them — from Class 4A all the way down to Eight-Player — is loaded with talented ...

Why many Iowans won't be able to watch state wrestling on TV

Are Iowans tuning in to high school sports, or left with a blank screen?

Former Band Teacher Pleads Guilty to Three Counts of Sexual Abuse

FLOYD COUNTY, Iowa -- A former band teacher in the Pella Community School District has pleaded guilty to three counts of third-degree sexual abuse.

Marion County Candidates Set for Primaries  KNIA / KRLS Radio

Marion County has six candidates running for the open Board of Supervisors position, Kisha Jahner, Mike Moats, Rodney Johnson, Don Light, Stanley Bingham, ...

Bulldogs fall short, EBF wrestlers improve to 28-3 in duals  Ottumwacourier

PELLA — Records, sometime, can be deceiving. Case in point, look at Tuesday night's dual between two area wrestling teams in Pella. On paper, it would ...

Effectiveness Of Sexual Assault Prevention Education For High School Students Questioned

Attempts to educate students about sexual assault in a high school setting sometimes lack effectiveness, IowaWatch interviews with teachers, administrators and ...

Samantha Hedrick driven to succeed for Newton

The swimmer is one of the state's best for multischool program.

Jensen is new NHS boys' soccer coach  Newton Daily News

Zach Jensen has a history with the Newton High boys' soccer program. No, he did not play for the Cardinals. He played against the Cardinals in a substate ...

BUS ACCIDENT: Pella Teen To Make Full Recovery

A Pella teen run over by a school bus earlier this week will soon leave the hospital on crutches. Monday afternoon, 16-year-old Abby Fyfe tripped and fell in the ...

From Young Man to Marine: Graduation in San Diego  KCRG

Three months of high-intensity training culminates in the coronation of the earned title of United States Marine.

CHS marching band, color guard place well in competition  Centerville Daily Iowegian

The Centerville High School Marching Band competing in the Marching Band Classic in Fort Madison. Marching band members include Blayne Bailey, Julianna ...

New Store to be Built in Knoxville | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on  KNIA / KRLS Radio

Knoxville residents will soon have another place to shop as KNIA/KRLS News has confirmed construction for a Dollar Tree store will begin this spring. Recently ...

West Lyon strikes up the jazz band, earns district title  Sioux City Journal

Drew Balta's heart sank a bit on Monday as Paul McEntaffer announced the second-place finisher in Class 2A at the Northwest Iowa District Jazz Band Festival ...

Brobst – Lakin  Quad City Times

Alyssa Brobst and David Lakin were married August 2, 2014 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, Clinton, IA. A reception followed at Eagle Point Park Lodge.

Cardinal Regiment peaks in performances  Newton Daily News

With 125 members, the Newton High School Cardinal Regiment utilizes the talents of about 14.5 percent of the NHS overall enrollment, making it one of the ...

New teachers in Newton Community School District  Newton Daily News

Teachers new to the Newton Community School District for the 2012-2013 school year include the following:

Knoxville KFC/Taco Bell Closed After Years of Struggling According to Owner  KNIA / KRLS Radio

Owner Kevin Schlutz with Central Iowa KFC tells KNIA/KRLS News the store had many marginal and unprofitable years before the closure. Schlutz says the ...

Dordt focused on next step forward  Sioux City Journal

SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – The Dordt football team is coming off a strong season, but spring practice has a tone that rings true for teams at the top or those.

NXN Heartland Girls Team Scores: Wayzata Holds Strong  MileSplit

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Successful hoop coaches take on new challenges at Dordt  Sioux City Journal

SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – A couple of basketball coaches with fairly impressive resumes find themselves in a new spot, accepting the challenge of navigating ...

Des Moines Community Playhouse Presents 'Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka'  Newton Daily News

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents the musical, “Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka,” Friday through Dec. 18. Tickets may be purchased online at ...

Jim Carrey mixes laughs with advice at Iowa college graduation

Funnyman Jim Carrey gave some serious advice about self-discovery, fear and happiness to students graduating from an Iowa college Saturday. He also.

West Lyon makes most of first state bid  Sioux City Journal

West Lyon's boys basketball team had never earned a berth at the state tournament until 2012.

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 200m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 200 meter dash among wind legal F.A.T. times.

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 400m Hurdles  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 400 meter hurdles.

US Top 50 Sophomore Boys Indoor Returnees By Event

Check out the nation\'s top 50 boys returnees among the class of 2019 (sophomore) for the upcoming indoor season.

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