27 September 2021
Charles City Board of Education approves targeted mask-wearing plan

Charles City Board of Education approves targeted mask-wearing plan


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Community School District Board of Directors unanimously approved a targeted mitigation pl...
16 September 2021
Charles City School District weighs benefits, consequences of mask mandate

Charles City School District weighs benefits, consequences of mask mandate


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com A recent judge’s ruling has forced the Charles City School District to once again take a look at the pros...
26 August 2021
Charles City schools receive $100,000 grant for mental health support

Charles City schools receive $100,000 grant for mental health support


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Community School District will receive $100,000 in federal COVID-19 relief money for menta...
 
12 August 2021
Ten new positive COVID cases reported in Floyd County over the last week

Ten new positive COVID cases reported in Floyd County over the last week


To the Press The Floyd County Department of Public Health reported 10 new positive cases in the county between Aug. 4-11. According to a release, ...
05 August 2021
COVID-19 cases increasing in Floyd County, following the state trend

COVID-19 cases increasing in Floyd County, following the state trend


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The number of COVID-19 cases in Floyd County is trending up in the past week. The county spent mos...
15 July 2021
Floyd County now a Test Iowa pickup spot; 7-day COVID-19 positive test average 0.0%

Floyd County now a Test Iowa pickup spot; 7-day COVID-19 positive test average 0.0%


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Beginning today (Friday) Floyd County Public Health will be partnering with the Iowa Department of ...
 
25 May 2021
Charles City school will help with community COVID vaccine clinic

Charles City school will help with community COVID vaccine clinic


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Charles City schools are working with Floyd County Public Health and Hy-Vee Pharmacy to hold a commun...
17 May 2021
Charles City school relaxes mask rules following state guidelines

Charles City school relaxes mask rules following state guidelines


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Based on new mask guidance from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Iowa...
13 May 2021
CDC says it’s OK for vaccinated folks to go maskless

CDC says it’s OK for vaccinated folks to go maskless


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eased its recommendations for COVID-19 mask precaut...
 
06 May 2021
Transportation tickets available for COVID-19 vaccine appointments

Transportation tickets available for COVID-19 vaccine appointments


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Floyd County Public Health in cooperation with the Charles City Transit Service is offering Floyd Cou...