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Staff Report The Rockford girls basketball team came to a crashing end Monday with a humbling 48-17 loss to North Linn in the Class 2A-Regional...

By Chris Baldus, cbaldus@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Press on Tuesday put the question of what Sen. Charles Grassley can do for our region to local officials. Grassley...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Requiems aren't always played for funerals and some don't sound gloomy, as an audience found Feb. 20. Several Charles City choirs came...

Staff report More than 100 people arrived at the Charles City Arts Center on Friday night hoping for a delicious dinner. Empty Bowls raised $1,200 from...

Comets girls finish third; four Charles City bowlers earn individual medals at Class 1A State Bowling Tournament By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com DES MOINES — The Class 1A...

Supervisors would recommend against facility siting of no shows By Chris Baldus, cbaldus@charlescitypress.com If you are going to put up a building to raise thousands of pigs...

Charles City's three seniors stopped short of awards stand at State Wrestling Championships By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com DES MOINES — For Charles City wrestling coach Kevin...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Board of Education approved a new master contract with district teachers on Friday morning, just over an hour before...

DES MOINES (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has signed into law changes that will drastically limit how Iowa's public workers can negotiate over employment...

Comets Koehler, Lasher advance to Class 2A quarterfinals; Maloy still alive in consolations By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com DES MOINES — As with most any fan —...

By Kate Hayden and the Associated Press, khayden@charlescitypress.com Within the span of an hour, legislation that critics claim is aimed at crippling organized labor in...

District Board of Education to meet Friday morning By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com As the Iowa House and Senate pushed collective bargaining bills to approval on Thursday...

NB's Bryce Trees and Rockford's Vance stay alive in consolation bracket By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com DES MOINES — There are benefits that come from winning your...

Staff Report The manager of the Dollar General store on Hulin Street in Charles City is facing a felony theft charge after being arrested Wednesday,...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com This is a developing story. UPDATE 3 p.m.: The AP reports the Senate has approved bill on collective bargaining, sends measure to...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Bike Fixations might build a bike repair station in Charles City. The cost for the station would be $1,500, and that would...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Ikes have been a staple of Charles City for years. The Izaak Walton League of America is a national conservation group...

CC enters second meeting of negotiations after N-P, RRMR, North Butler have already settled By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com Iowa school districts are attempting to settle public employee...

By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com MASON CITY — We might as well get the intended pun out of the way early. Mason City junior Hannah Faktor was...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com A 2013 Charles City High School graduate is now a deputy sheriff for Floyd County. Floyd County Deputy Luke Johnson had been...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The 2017 Charles City All-District Band Concert delighted its audience on Valentine's Day. Renee Boss directed the middle school bands. Jake Gassman...

By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com When Superintendent Dr. Dan Cox was in high school, he played the alto saxophone in band. Jason Walker, vice president of...

CC boys will be making their third straight appearance; girls their second By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — For those who wanted to dethrone the...

Supervisors agree to no increase for themselves By Chris Baldus, cbaldus@charlescitypress.com No raise in pay for the Floyd County Board of Supervisors, no money for election...

Staff Report The Executive Co-Chairs for the Charles City RAGBRAI Committee have been announced as preparations continue to host the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride...

By Chris Baldus, cbaldus@charlescitypress.com Floyd County again is asking the Legislature to make changes to an evaluation tool used in the permitting process for confined...

Change in law could affect current school district negotiations By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com Public employees in Charles City are keeping eyes to Des Moines as a...

Chambers scores finger-roll as time expires, advancing N-P to district quarterfinals By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com NASHUA — There were early indications that this wasn’t the same Clarksville...

Originator of the annual All-City Orchestra Concert given thanks By Chris Baldus, cbaldus@charlescitypress.com An outpouring of love toward Gene Martin preceded today's holiday as the Charles...

Board denies request to share superintendent part-time By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com As hundreds of teachers and other public employees lobbied Iowa legislators at the state capitol...