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By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Members of the Charles City Community School District’s elementary school staff received a state-wide award for the outstanding and innovative ways...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com On the 19th anniversary of the deadly school shooting at Columbine, teachers and staff in the Charles City school district spent...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Elias King was crowned king and Rylee Hageman was crowned queen Saturday night at the 2018 Charles City High School Prom. The...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Earlier this year the state ordered the Warren County Jail to close, and the Iowa jail inspector said Saturday that the...

Press Staff Report Three people were killed Friday evening in a two-pickup crash about 5 miles east of Charles City. According to the Iowa State Patrol,...

To the Press The Charles City Edible Arboretum is inviting the public to join in a unique opportunity to grow a tree or bush that...

By Jeff Reinitz, Waterloo Courier A convicted sex offender been sentenced to prison on child pornography charges. Prosecutors said David Paul Myers, 54, of rural Greene, had depictions...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Elected city officials and members of the business community in Floyd County got the 411 on the chain of command that would...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The students in the Charles City school district will have to go to class two days beyond Memorial Day. That’s assuming there...

To the Press Students at Washington Elementary School met new Charles City Community Liaison Officer Duane Ollendick Thursday during an all-school assembly. He talked to...

Press Staff Report This year's citywide spring cleanup will be April 23 to April 26 in Charles City, for larger items to be picked-up by city crews...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com With only 10 days left until a special election asking Floyd County voters to decide whether they approve building a...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Some Charles City Middle School students participated in a walk-out Tuesday because of recent gun violence around the country, and sixth-grader...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Some students took Charles City Middle School Principal Rick Gabel and the rest of the administration by surprise Tuesday morning when...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Douglas Lindaman received a guilty verdict Wednesday afternoon on a lesser crime than his original charge. A Cerro Gordo County jury found...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Charles City dog owners will have the chance to take their dogs and puppies out for run May 19, assuming the winter's...

Press Staff Report A couple dozen Charles City sixth-grade students walked out of class for a short period of time Tuesday morning to raise awareness...

Football players Theo Arndt and Dylan Koresh, with Steve Robel from Quality Auto Service. (Press photo James Grob.) Press Staff Report Steve Robel from Quality Auto...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Classic Cleaners is moving from Main Street to North Grand Avenue. The business has moved to R.M. Granet and Co.'s former spot at...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com As far back as the Boston Tea Party in December of 1773, Americans have been complaining about taxes. In April 2018, the...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The jury began deliberations Tuesday afternoon in the Douglas Lindaman sexual abuse trial, discussing the case for about 2¼ hours before...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com This past weekend absolutely had to be the last gasp of winter, right? Well, maybe not. One more cold breath of snow is...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Some sweet-sounding standard show tunes will fill Trinity United Methodist Church in Charles City Sunday evening as the Charles City Singers...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council voted on a measure that would allow staff members to conduct an inspection of the property at...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Douglas Lindaman testified for almost 2½ hours on his own behalf Monday morning and early afternoon, then underwent more than an...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City School District is looking for community feedback to help with the search for a new school superintendent. The district...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Musical director Derek Sturtevant wasn’t sure which dog was the better Toto. “I don’t know, they were both good,” he said. “We’re...

  By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Some final exams are different than others, as students in Dene Lundberg's class at Charles City High School found out Friday. Students...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council will hold a voting session tonight at city hall. Most of the items discussed at the council planning...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Dr. John Paschen believes that if Democratic primary voters give him the chance to go one-on-one against Congressman Steve King, he...