12 June 2016
Obama decries Orlando shooting as an ‘act of terror’

Obama decries Orlando shooting as an ‘act of terror’


KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama decried the deadliest mass shooting in ...
10 June 2016
Government meetings: June 15

Government meetings: June 15


CC Council to meet June 15: The Charles City Council and staff will meet in a planning session beginning at 7 p.m. June 15, in the City Hall council ...
Ex-Iowa patrol sergeant charged with stealing drug evidence

Ex-Iowa patrol sergeant charged with stealing drug evidence


By Ryan J. Foley,  |   The Associated Press IOWA CITY (AP) — A former Iowa State Patrol sergeant has been charged with repeatedly stealing pres...
 
Iowa panel takes another step toward alcohol ban at beaches

Iowa panel takes another step toward alcohol ban at beaches


DES MOINES (AP) — The state has taken another step toward banning alcohol from two Iowa park beaches. The Iowa Natural Resources Commission vot...
Hampton City Council backs county efforts to land pork plant

Hampton City Council backs county efforts to land pork plant


HAMPTON, Iowa (AP) — The Hampton City Council is supporting the possibility of locating a pork plant in Franklin County. The council voted unan...
09 June 2016
CC man charged with drug tax crime, domestic abuse

CC man charged with drug tax crime, domestic abuse


Alleged victim went into a seizure after punch knocked her down By Chris Baldus cbaldus@charlescitypress.com A Charles City man is facing mul...
 
Board to review non-union pay hikes

Board to review non-union pay hikes


Some adjustments improve compensation consistency By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com Charles City School Board members will discuss t...
School Board meetings move to CCHS for summer

School Board meetings move to CCHS for summer


By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com Charles City Community School District School Board members will continue to hold meetings throughout...
‘Hack-a-thon’ builds school-business ties

‘Hack-a-thon’ builds school-business ties


Teachers meet with businesses, groups about possible projects By Amie Johansen amie@charlescitypress.com Four school districts were among...
 
Zika transmission threat low in Iowa, Health Dept. says

Zika transmission threat low in Iowa, Health Dept. says


Zika transmission threat low in Iowa, Health Dept. says West Nile virus should concern Iowans more than Zika, whose host mosquito are not native ...