Spring-like weather finally arriving is now starting to show its impact on tulips in Pella ahead of the 83rd annual Tulip Time. According to city parks staff, multiple flower beds in the community are starting to show color, and they say many tulips will be blooming by next week if temperatures remain warm and the skies remain sunny. The National Weather Service has daytime highs in the 60s and low 70s expected over the next week, with little cloud cover anticipated.
Marion County Public Health is accepting diaper donations from residents to help serve families in Marion County. Rachel Garner with Marion County Public Health says diapers are often one of the biggest expenses for new parents struggling to pay bills or put food on the table, and often one of the first things cut which leads to stress on everyone in the household if the baby is not clean and happy. Donations of any brand, size, or style are accepted at Marion County Public Health located at 2003 N. Lincoln Street, Knoxville.