06 August 2020
Iowa crops could use a drink

Iowa crops could use a drink


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com There is a slight chance of rain through the weekend and into early next week, and it might be just what ...
Annual Art-a-Fest celebration going virtual this year

Annual Art-a-Fest celebration going virtual this year


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Ashley Schmidt picked an interesting year to take a shot at being chairperson of the Art-a-Fest committee...
Vikings Table, Winnebago Industries Foundation and Northeast Iowa Food Bank plan Charles City event to help fight hunger

Vikings Table, Winnebago Industries Foundation and Northeast Iowa Food Bank plan Charles City event to help fight hunger


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Winnebago Industries Foundation and the Minnesota Vikings Foundation are working together to pr...
 
05 August 2020
Scores of bicyclists turn out for memorial ride for Charles City woman Bengtson

Scores of bicyclists turn out for memorial ride for Charles City woman Bengtson


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Almost 90 bicyclists and a couple of dozen others turned out on a beautiful summer evening Tuesday ...
03 August 2020
Council voices official support for Cambrex expansion

Council voices official support for Cambrex expansion


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council unanimously approved a letter of endorsement for the Cambrex expansion project at ...
Charles City School District unveils mixed in-person and online plan for start of school year

Charles City School District unveils mixed in-person and online plan for start of school year


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Elementary students in the Charles City School District will be attending school in person every day to sta...
 
Floyd County Board of Supervisors asked to increase member number

Floyd County Board of Supervisors asked to increase member number


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com If, as the old saying goes, two heads are better than one, then are five heads better than three? ...
Charles Theatre reopens for weekend movies

Charles Theatre reopens for weekend movies


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Charles Theatre in Charles City reopened this past weekend, with coronavirus mitigation efforts...
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Iowa board of directors announces program closing

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Iowa board of directors announces program closing


To The Press The board of directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Iowa announced Monday that its one-to-one child mentoring program woul...
 
Charles City woman killed in bicycling accident Sunday; memorial service planned

Charles City woman killed in bicycling accident Sunday; memorial service planned


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A young Charles City woman died Sunday evening as a result of a bicycling accident south of town. ...