07 February 2019
Charles City still working with AMR to come up with new contract

Charles City still working with AMR to come up with new contract


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The future of critical life-saving ambulance service in Charles City and beyond is in limbo. ...
GROB: The story I never wanted to write

GROB: The story I never wanted to write


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com I was the first journalist to read the full arrest record in detail. I was the first news writer to see the...
17 January 2019
GROB: Expressing ‘outrage’ over razors and burgers

GROB: Expressing ‘outrage’ over razors and burgers


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com People are outraged. Or so they tell us. Yesterday, I saw an advertisement that purported to be about raz...
 
28 December 2018
Laptop for sale leads to multiple arrests for guns, drugs

Laptop for sale leads to multiple arrests for guns, drugs


To The Press An attempt to sell an allegedly stolen laptop ultimately landed three men behind bars on Thursday. According to the Charles City ...
27 December 2018
One statehouse election still in question, over 29 votes

One statehouse election still in question, over 29 votes


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Kayla Koether, Democratic candidate for Iowa House district 55, believes that 29 uncounted ballots in Winne...
GROB: Teaching gun safety in school is just common sense

GROB: Teaching gun safety in school is just common sense


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com When I was in eighth grade, the state of Iowa made it mandatory for every kid to take a certified gun-safet...
 
26 December 2018
Education Report: CCHS and CCMS behind state average

Education Report: CCHS and CCMS behind state average


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com According to the latest school report cards, Charles City High School and Charles City Middle School are be...
No white Christmas, but snow could be on its way later this week

No white Christmas, but snow could be on its way later this week


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com One could only dream about a white Christmas this year in Charles City. There were no snowflakes...
14 December 2018
Two Nora Springs men injured when pickup crashes into semi trailer near Marble Rock

Two Nora Springs men injured when pickup crashes into semi trailer near Marble Rock


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Two Nora Springs residents were injured in a crash 5 miles west of Marble Rock Friday morning when ...
 
12 December 2018
GROB: Merry Christmas, and don’t let the Scrooges and Grinches bring you down

GROB: Merry Christmas, and don’t let the Scrooges and Grinches bring you down


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com I love Christmas music. It’s OK if you don’t. I understand if you hate it. I understand if you’re ti...