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By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A light rain didn't deter hundreds of people from turning out for an open house Friday evening for the new Floyd...

Staff Report A new 3,900-square-foot hangar will be built at the Northeast Iowa Regional Airport, expected to be completed by late summer. The North Iowa Aviation...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com A small group of Charles City volunteers are fostering ideas of new resources for Floyd County residents caught up in drug addiction...

By Mariah McKenzie, contributor On Tuesday, March 28 the jazz program of the Charles City High School will be holding the annual Jivin with Jazz...

FFA students begin designing 'donor wall' for new Youth Enrichment Center By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com When the new laser engraving machine was set up in the...

Staff report Charles City High School honored 31 juniors and seniors Thursday night as they were inducted into the National Honor Society. The students were...

By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — In bowling, there are award scores and there are AWARD scores. On March 15, Brent Gerleman almost got the...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com Rep. Todd Prichard, D-Charles City, is announcing the formation of a exploratory committee as he considers a run for governor. "I'm working...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com It's not often Charles City students find a giant Hercules beetle chilling out on their arms. They don't usually zip-line through a...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Being able to spot a storm does not necessarily make a person a storm chaser. Next week is Severe Weather Awareness Week, and...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council voted unanimously Monday night to approve a 30,000-acre target area for an Iowa Soybean Association-partnered project. The area...

    Staff Report THURSDAY, 9 a.m.: This story was updated to correct the street name. A kitchen fire on Ellis Drive was quickly put out with a joint effort...

Staff Report A young woman sustained minor injuries in a single-vehicle rollover accident early Wednesday afternoon on the Avenue of the Saints south of Charles...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com An investigation is ongoing after police detained a 15-year-old male for social media posts regarding the Charles City Middle School, police and...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Andy Campbell grew up in Rudd and has used sports analytics to create a nationally recognized start-up. Impakt Sports, Campbell's business, is...

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: Floyd County Youth Enrichment Center Grand Opening, Floyd County Fairgrounds. 5-11 p.m.; park across the street at Floyd County Agriculture. Shuttles will...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com Pam Johnson left her family farm right after graduating Osage High School, intending to follow a nursing path. It didn't quite...

Rockford’s two-time Golf state qualifier Sydney Fullerton signs on to play for NIACC By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com ROCKFORD — Sydney Fullerton apparently didn’t get the memo. “They should...

Staff report Residents visiting U.S. schools on behalf of the Charles City Community School District have a lot to think about. As members of the 21st...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com New improvements on a middle school parking could have some traffic complications before it's even ready to open — unless contractors plan...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com One week after Charles City received almost eight inches of snow Floyd County Search and Rescue is going into the Cedar...

Annual North/South All-Star Wrestling Meet to be held in Charles City Middle School's competition gym Staff Report CHARLES CITY — The 39th-annual North/South All-Star Wrestling Meet...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Farmer's Market will be on Blunt Street, going from Main Street to North Jackson Street. The Charles City Council...

Staff report A Sunday evening kitchen fire may have been caused by an electrical malfunction, Charles City Fire Chief Eric Whipple said on Monday. The department was called...

By Bob Fenske, editor@nhtrib.com The new editor of the Charles City Press brings a wide breadth of experience and local knowledge to his new post. Bob Steenson...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Charles City residents went from bar to bar with help a team of buses Saturday night. The day after St. Patrick's Day...

  By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Residents from all over came out to celebrate the day after St. Patrick's Day on the 24th St. Patrick's Day parade in...

Charles City native Cary Perez returns to purchase city’s lone 18-hole course By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Cary Perez often carries his golf equipment with...

Staff report A smoking refrigerator prompted a response to the Charles City Fire Department early Sunday evening to a residence west of Charles City. Smoke was...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Floyd County Sheriff and Charles City Police Department will be stepping up their presence and enforcement from Wednesday, March 15...