21 January 2020
Hunters, collectors and gun enthusiasts attend show at fairgrounds

Hunters, collectors and gun enthusiasts attend show at fairgrounds


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The blizzard conditions that chilled northern Iowa Friday and Saturday likely convinced some people to st...
Fire-related calls at CCFD comparable to last year

Fire-related calls at CCFD comparable to last year


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The numbers mirror last year’s totals for the Charles City Fire Department. For Charles City...
Charles City pastor Leeper opens 2020 Iowa legislative session with prayer

Charles City pastor Leeper opens 2020 Iowa legislative session with prayer


To the Press Russ Leeper, senior pastor of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church of Charles City, led the Iowa House of Representatives in the openi...
 
20 January 2020
Equal rights proclamation in Floyd County

Equal rights proclamation in Floyd County


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Floyd County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution Monday morning proclaiming 2020 to be “...
Martin Luther King Jr. remembered in Charles City

Martin Luther King Jr. remembered in Charles City


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Remembrance, honor and song. All three were intertwined Monday morning in the Zastrow Room of ...
Council awards $300,000 sanitary sewer lining contract to Black Hawk County construction company

Council awards $300,000 sanitary sewer lining contract to Black Hawk County construction company


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com A $300,000 bid to line approximately 9,700 lineal feet of sanitary sewer was awarded to Municipal P...
 
Rotary Club serves hot soup and pie on a cold winter night

Rotary Club serves hot soup and pie on a cold winter night


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com They weren’t about to call off the Charles City Rotary Club’s annual soup supper Saturday night. ...
New Floyd County hospital board sets hearing on first tax asking

New Floyd County hospital board sets hearing on first tax asking


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Floyd County Medical Center board of trustees on Monday evening began the process to do something...
New drug store planned for Charles City’s Main Street

New drug store planned for Charles City’s Main Street


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A new drug store is coming to Main Street in Charles City. Main Street Drug Inc. will be owned by ...
 
Award-winning dog meets with Lions

Award-winning dog meets with Lions


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The guest of honor at the Charles City Lions Club meeting was Zara. Because she’s a dog, Zara couldn...