28 July 2020
TLC meets challenges of providing child care during COVID crisis

TLC meets challenges of providing child care during COVID crisis


By Mary Pieper, Special to the Charles City Press Although some Charles City area parents are home with their kids during the COVID-19 pandemic, ot...
27 July 2020
Governor extends some emergency provisions; Floyd County treasurer lists impact

Governor extends some emergency provisions; Floyd County treasurer lists impact


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Gov. Kim Reynolds extended her Public Health Disaster Emergency declaration on Friday, one day before...
26 July 2020
Carrie Lane High School graduates Class of 2020

Carrie Lane High School graduates Class of 2020


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Carrie Lane High School graduated 10 members of the Class of 2020 Saturday evening at a ceremony at...
 
23 July 2020
Charles City Council advances $13 million senior residence project

Charles City Council advances $13 million senior residence project


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council took the first official step this week toward approving a financial incent...
Charles City Area Development Corp. OKs funds as part of Cambrex expansion project package

Charles City Area Development Corp. OKs funds as part of Cambrex expansion project package


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A quick Charles City Area Development Corp. meeting Wednesday provided several updates on various com...
Charles City pianist gets Major League support for virtual rendition of ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’

Charles City pianist gets Major League support for virtual rendition of ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’


To The Press In May, Harrison Sheckler put together a virtual rendition of Rodger and Hammerstein’s “You’ll Never Walk Alone” that earned m...
 
Waterloo man gets life sentence for 2017 murder in Floyd County

Waterloo man gets life sentence for 2017 murder in Floyd County


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Waterloo man convicted of murdering a Grundy Center man in Floyd County over a drug deal gone bad h...
22 July 2020
Charles City School District considers leaving conference; won’t play Waverly-Shell Rock next year after racism incident

Charles City School District considers leaving conference; won’t play Waverly-Shell Rock next year after racism incident


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City School District isn’t satisfied with the response of another school that was inv...
Nora Springs man sentenced to 40 years on child porn charges

Nora Springs man sentenced to 40 years on child porn charges


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Nora Springs man who pleaded guilty to two charges of child pornography in federal court has been s...
 
21 July 2020
Charles City women start YouTube cooking show for kids

Charles City women start YouTube cooking show for kids


To The Press Jayne Stowe and Ann Troge, both Charles City natives, have started their own YouTube Channel cooking show for kids of all ages entitle...