08 April 2020
Food bank brings the pantry to the people in Charles City

Food bank brings the pantry to the people in Charles City


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com More than 5,000 meals were distributed in about an hour Wednesday as two trucks from the Northeast ...
Floyd County supervisors approve infectious disease action plan

Floyd County supervisors approve infectious disease action plan


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Floyd County supervisors approved an Infectious Disease Action Plan this week, outlining service and ...
07 April 2020
Charles City man will plead guilty to Kmart theft

Charles City man will plead guilty to Kmart theft


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Charles City man who was charged with stealing more than $6,000 from Kmart while he was an employee...
 
Mobile food pantry will be at Messiah’s Food Pantry Wednesday

Mobile food pantry will be at Messiah’s Food Pantry Wednesday


To The Press The Northeast Iowa Food Bank is sending a truck to Charles City to distribute food from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, for eligibl...
GROB: Fighting COVID-19, one small mess at a time

GROB: Fighting COVID-19, one small mess at a time


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com I didn’t even realize dishwashers needed to be cleaned. I mean, you put the soap in and close the do...
06 April 2020
Churches adapt to empty pews due to COVID-19

Churches adapt to empty pews due to COVID-19


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com On past Palm Sundays, youth at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Charles City would be serving a br...
 
Disaster response fund created for Floyd County nonprofits

Disaster response fund created for Floyd County nonprofits


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Floyd County Community Foundation has established the Floyd County COVID-19 Disaster Response Fund to h...
Main Street Drug is now open for business

Main Street Drug is now open for business


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com When a new business has a grand opening, it’s unusual to keep it quiet. But in order to comply with ...
19th Amendment centennial events postponed by virus concerns

19th Amendment centennial events postponed by virus concerns


To The Press Iowa’s 19th Amendment Centennial Commemoration Committee has announced all planned activities to commemorate the 100-year anniversar...
 
02 April 2020
School shutdown extended to at least May 4 in Charles City

School shutdown extended to at least May 4 in Charles City


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City School District announced Thursday that school will continue to be closed until at least...