25 May 2017
Iowa court offices to close for a day as judiciary struggles with budget cuts

Iowa court offices to close for a day as judiciary struggles with budget cuts


By Bob Steenson And The Associated Press Closing Iowa court offices Friday will save the state almost $365,000, although it might lead to dela...
Art center stairs project costs increase, but so does imagination

Art center stairs project costs increase, but so does imagination


Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The mortar under the Charles City Art Center stairs was in worse shape than expected, but the hole cr...
24 May 2017
BLDD hosts first high school design session

BLDD hosts first high school design session


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com The Charles City High School classroom's walls were covered in notes by 10 a.m. Wednesday, as the BLD...
 
Kim Reynolds sworn in as Iowa’s first female governor

Kim Reynolds sworn in as Iowa’s first female governor


DES MOINES (AP) — Kim Reynolds was sworn in as Iowa's governor on Wednesday, becoming the state's first woman to hold the job after taking over ...
23 May 2017
Judge will decide on Lindaman bail

Judge will decide on Lindaman bail


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com It will be up to a district court judge whether Douglas Lindaman will be released from jail while...
22 May 2017
Charles City convenience store robbed Sunday morning

Charles City convenience store robbed Sunday morning


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com An armed robber absconded with around $2,000 from Rush Stop early Sunday, May 21. The Charles Cit...
 
The 9th Charles City Flores de Mayo

The 9th Charles City Flores de Mayo


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The 9th annual Flores de Mayo or Flowers of May celebration was held in Charles City on Sunday. T...
21 May 2017
Rain doesn’t dampen the spirit of the Civil War Re-enactors

Rain doesn’t dampen the spirit of the Civil War Re-enactors


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Nashua hosted a Civil War re-enactment over the weekend that featured real-world weather hardships....
Court overturns Lindaman sexual assault conviction

Court overturns Lindaman sexual assault conviction


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com An Iowa Supreme Court panel on Friday reversed the 2016 sexual abuse conviction of Douglas ...
 
19 May 2017
Staudt ends Rockford career with high jump title

Staudt ends Rockford career with high jump title


By John Burbridgesports@charlescitypress.com DES MOINES — Alyssa Staudt has jumped higher. Nonetheless, her leap of 5 feet, 2 inches during the ...