30 July 2020
Floyd County COVID-19 cases top 100 after four months

Floyd County COVID-19 cases top 100 after four months


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The number of cases of COVID-19 in Floyd County since the start of the pandemic passed 100 this wee...
28 July 2020
TLC meets challenges of providing child care during COVID crisis

TLC meets challenges of providing child care during COVID crisis


By Mary Pieper, Special to the Charles City Press Although some Charles City area parents are home with their kids during the COVID-19 pandemic, ot...
27 July 2020
Governor extends some emergency provisions; Floyd County treasurer lists impact

Governor extends some emergency provisions; Floyd County treasurer lists impact


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Gov. Kim Reynolds extended her Public Health Disaster Emergency declaration on Friday, one day before...
 
23 July 2020
Charles City pianist gets Major League support for virtual rendition of ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’

Charles City pianist gets Major League support for virtual rendition of ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’


To The Press In May, Harrison Sheckler put together a virtual rendition of Rodger and Hammerstein’s “You’ll Never Walk Alone” that earned m...
19 July 2020
Iowa governor overrides schools, requires in-person classes

Iowa governor overrides schools, requires in-person classes


The Associated Press Gov. Kim Reynolds announced Friday that she would override local school districts and require students to spend at least half of...
2020 Charles City Party in the Park season canceled

2020 Charles City Party in the Park season canceled


To The Press After delaying the events for a couple of months in the hopes they could be held later, Charles City Community Revitalization announced ...
 
16 July 2020
Charles City poll results show public’s discomfort levels in ‘new reality’

Charles City poll results show public’s discomfort levels in ‘new reality’


To The Press A majority of Charles City residents responding to a poll say they are still reluctant to attend large public events, indoors or outdoor...
Charles City Schools plan options for fall classes

Charles City Schools plan options for fall classes


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Parents and students got their first look this week at the options for the Aug. 25 start of school ...
08 July 2020
Floyd County Fair is next week, but the public isn’t invited

Floyd County Fair is next week, but the public isn’t invited


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The county fair is a summer high point for many families, but this year the Floyd County Fair – l...
 
Gov. Reynolds evaluating new mitigation orders as COVID-19 rises in Iowa

Gov. Reynolds evaluating new mitigation orders as COVID-19 rises in Iowa


By Linh Ta, Iowa Capital Dispatch Gov. Kim Reynolds said she is re-examining the state’s response to COVID-19 in light of the growing positive case...