06 November 2019
Bernie Sanders plans Charles City visit Sunday

Bernie Sanders plans Charles City visit Sunday


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Sen. Bernie Sanders is planning a campaign visit to Charles City on Sunday evening, according to the ...
Complete results from Tuesday’s election in Floyd County

Complete results from Tuesday’s election in Floyd County


2019 Election results By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com On Tuesday, 2,653 Floyd County voters selected members of their local city...
Charles City Kmart to shutter doors and cease operation

Charles City Kmart to shutter doors and cease operation


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Kmart will apparently soon close its doors. That’s the news that one local st...
 
Early Thanksgiving Kids Day at museum

Early Thanksgiving Kids Day at museum


There was a Thanksgiving theme to Kids Day at the Floyd County Historical Museum on Saturday. The museum hosts children’s days on the first S...
05 November 2019
Pittman, Knighten elected to City Council; Starr receives third term

Pittman, Knighten elected to City Council; Starr receives third term


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescity.com Charles City voted in two new members and also re-elected a familiar face to serve on the City Council...
Retired educators Bergland, Rottinghaus elected to school board

Retired educators Bergland, Rottinghaus elected to school board


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The voters in the Charles City Community School District chose two retired teachers over the current ...
 
Floyd County voters OK organization change to let medical center collect taxes

Floyd County voters OK organization change to let medical center collect taxes


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Voters gave the Floyd County Medical Center an overwhelming go-ahead to organize under a different ch...
Charles City FFA members attend national convention

Charles City FFA members attend national convention


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Members of the Charles City FFA traveled to Indianapolis recently for the National FFA Convention. While ...
Election runs smoothly under new voter ID laws — with at least one exception

Election runs smoothly under new voter ID laws — with at least one exception


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com According to poll workers at the Floyd County Courthouse in Charles City on Tuesday, the first election u...
 
Shopping locally: Dollars spent in Charles City stay in Charles City

Shopping locally: Dollars spent in Charles City stay in Charles City


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com If someone can save a couple bucks by ordering an item online, why not do it? According to Mark Wicks, t...