29 March 2016
Lime Sales Program sees first proposal

Lime Sales Program sees first proposal


City Council reviews agreement with local farm By Kate Hayden khayden@charlescitypress.com Lime sludge doesn’t sound like much use to anyon...
First dog park run to be fenced by May 31

First dog park run to be fenced by May 31


USDA grant puts deadline on Girl Scouts’ initial project   By Kate Hayden khayden@charlescitypress.com With the help of Parks and R...
Public offers input on school district cuts

Public offers input on school district cuts


Pool, technology class supporters speak By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com Teachers, staff and community members composed the audienc...
 
Classwork in 3D: Levy funds change class experience for kids

Classwork in 3D: Levy funds change class experience for kids


By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com Charles City High School Junior Dan Swartzrock sits next to a laptop, connected to a laser burner...
27 March 2016
Budget, cost reductions, calendar focal points for school board

Budget, cost reductions, calendar focal points for school board


School Board tentatively plans to approve budget on a zero percent SSA By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com Tonight the Charles City Sc...
24 March 2016
Most area counties losing population

Most area counties losing population


Floyd County, CC see population drop from 2010 DES MOINES (AP) — U.S. Census estimates released Thursday show more than two-thirds of Iowa counti...
 
Floyd County to purchase former service station, possibly for jail

Floyd County to purchase former service station, possibly for jail


Cost of a building and operating a facility concerns former sheriff By Chris Baldus cbaldus@charlescitypress.com Whether or not the former se...
School bus slides off Colwell road

School bus slides off Colwell road


Weather math: Icy storm plus broken branch equals trapped school bus By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com COLWELL — Colwell resid...
23 March 2016
ISL, PPEL levy elections set for April 5

ISL, PPEL levy elections set for April 5


Taxes will not increase if levies are not approved, school board said By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com Voting opens April 5 for res...
 
22 March 2016
Fresh Perspectives

Fresh Perspectives


RRMR students learn life skills with Subway By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock Special Education teache...