29 June 2020
SOIL CONSERVATION: Farmers, landowners encouraged to apply for funding for water quality practices

SOIL CONSERVATION: Farmers, landowners encouraged to apply for funding for water quality practices


To The Press Farmers and landowners can now sign up for cost share funds through the Water Quality Initiative. The funds can be used to help insta...
SOIL CONSERVATION: Myers is bureau chief for field services

SOIL CONSERVATION: Myers is bureau chief for field services


To The Press Will Myers has been recently hired as bureau chief for field services at the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship. Mye...
28 June 2020
Volunteers help keep Charles City downtown lots clean

Volunteers help keep Charles City downtown lots clean


To The Press Members of the Charles City Rotary Club are pictured sweeping and cleaning up the parking lot around the Senior Center last week a...
 
Charles City Kids Day activities on tap for July 3

Charles City Kids Day activities on tap for July 3


To The Press July Fourth activities will look a lot different this year due to COVID-19, however there will still be a number of Kids Day activ...
Superintendent: ‘Equity is not a moment, it’s a movement’

Superintendent: ‘Equity is not a moment, it’s a movement’


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Achieving equity for all students is “a long journey that never stops,” according to the Charles ...
SOIL CONSERVATION: Charles City watershed project coordinator tells how to improve soil health

SOIL CONSERVATION: Charles City watershed project coordinator tells how to improve soil health


By Mary Pieper, Special to the Charles City Press Soil health is more critical than ever because of the increased demands on farmers to have big crop...
 
SOIL CONSERVATION: Floyd County farmer says no till, strip till have saved him time and money as well as increasing soil health

SOIL CONSERVATION: Floyd County farmer says no till, strip till have saved him time and money as well as increasing soil health


By Mary Pieper, Special to the Charles City Press Floyd County farmer Trent Dight caught the no-till bug when he saw his neighbors doing it. “...
Nashua-Plainfied educator named National History Day teacher of the year

Nashua-Plainfied educator named National History Day teacher of the year


To The Press A Nashua-Plainfield High School teacher whose students have a record of high achievement in the National History Day Contest has b...
27 June 2020
Second COVID-19 death reported in Floyd County as cases show a spike

Second COVID-19 death reported in Floyd County as cases show a spike


  By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The second COVID-19 death has been confirmed in Floyd County, the Floyd County Department...
 
25 June 2020
July 4th fireworks show back on in Charles City

July 4th fireworks show back on in Charles City


Soifer Family McDonald’s sponsoring alternative format By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com There will be a fireworks show after all ...