28 October 2020
Destination shops like Mara help create a diverse downtown in Charles City

Destination shops like Mara help create a diverse downtown in Charles City


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Tiffany Rottinghaus saw her vision come to fruition almost exactly three years ago. Her business, Mara...
Charles City woman pleads guilty to drug charge, receives deferred sentence

Charles City woman pleads guilty to drug charge, receives deferred sentence


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Charles City woman charged with using a minor to help sell illegal drugs has pleaded guilty to one ...
26 October 2020
Floyd man pleads guilty to sex crimes with child

Floyd man pleads guilty to sex crimes with child


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Floyd man charged with child sexual abuse but originally found incompetent to stand trial, has plea...
 
Board discusses expansion of School-To-You program

Board discusses expansion of School-To-You program


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Attending class from home might not just be a temporary tactic employed to battle safety considerations cau...
Parade called off, but local WW2 vet honored virtually

Parade called off, but local WW2 vet honored virtually


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The “Honor Cruise” didn’t go on as planned, but plenty of people still took a moment to thank Art Zan...
Floyd County board, Charles City police chief discuss moving dispatchers – and keeping them happy

Floyd County board, Charles City police chief discuss moving dispatchers – and keeping them happy


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The new Floyd County Law Enforcement Center being built includes space for a county radio dispatch of...
 
Grob takes lead role in CCHS speech program

Grob takes lead role in CCHS speech program


To the Press A new director with a wealth of experience will coach students this winter as the new large group and individual speech director. Cha...
‘Generational shifting’: How Charles City School District changed busing for costs, staffing and student safety

‘Generational shifting’: How Charles City School District changed busing for costs, staffing and student safety


By Kate Hayden, Iowa Watch Vicki and Matt Bruening live on a Floyd County acreage with six children ranging from a fourth-grader to a sophomore in ...
Charles City automotive dealer nominated for national award

Charles City automotive dealer nominated for national award


To The Press Mike Molstead, owner and president of Mike Molstead Motors Inc. in Charles City, has been nominated for a national automobile dealers aw...
 
22 October 2020
CCHS to present old-time radio show next weekend

CCHS to present old-time radio show next weekend


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City High School Drama Department will present “The North Cedar Old Tyme Radio Revu...