17 March 2020
Floyd County Medical Center announces visitor limits

Floyd County Medical Center announces visitor limits


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Starting today, Floyd County Medical Center will be implementing restrictions on patient visitors and non-p...
Charles City Senior Center to close down until April 13

Charles City Senior Center to close down until April 13


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com In what might be the last public event in Charles City for a few weeks, about 25 people at the Charles Ci...
Iowa enacts health emergency plan closing bars, restaurants

Iowa enacts health emergency plan closing bars, restaurants


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com and The Associated Press Gov. Kim Reynolds on Tuesday ordered restaurants, bars, fitness centers, the...
 
Charles Theatre Closed

Charles Theatre Closed


The Charles Theatre in Charles City announced Monday that it was closing its doors until April 3 due to the COVID-19 virus. In a social media p...
16 March 2020
Shutdown: Charles City schools closed until April 13

Shutdown: Charles City schools closed until April 13


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com What was characterized as an extra week of spring break Sunday night became a month-long shutdown by Mond...
Despite COVID-19 shutdown, school district to offer day-care for health care workers, lunches for students, other services

Despite COVID-19 shutdown, school district to offer day-care for health care workers, lunches for students, other services


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Even though the Charles City schools are shut down due to COVID-19 concerns, the district is providing serv...
 
Don’t let TP shortage lead to faulty flushes

Don’t let TP shortage lead to faulty flushes


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Dan Rimrod is worried about hoarding and a toilet paper shortage. Not necessarily for his own us...
Floyd County lists courthouse procedures for COVID-19 mitigation

Floyd County lists courthouse procedures for COVID-19 mitigation


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Floyd County elected officials and other county department heads released a lengthy list of changes a...
15 March 2020
CDC: Stop events with 50 or more people

CDC: Stop events with 50 or more people


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advised Sunday evening that events with...
 
Governor recommends closing schools for 4 weeks

Governor recommends closing schools for 4 weeks


COVID-19 identified in more community-spread cases By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Gov. Kim Reynolds recommended Sunday evening that...