06 June 2020
Metal manufacturing company to open a Floyd County location

Metal manufacturing company to open a Floyd County location


By Mary Pieper, Special to the Charles City Press A southeast Iowa metal manufacturing company is planning to open a second location near Charles Cit...
05 June 2020
Charles City vigil remembers Minneapolis man, makes statement on injustice, inequality

Charles City vigil remembers Minneapolis man, makes statement on injustice, inequality


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com About 100 people showed up at Central Park in Charles City Friday evening in memory of a Minneapoli...
04 June 2020
Appeals filed in McQuillen Place sale ruling

Appeals filed in McQuillen Place sale ruling


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com As expected, two parties have appealed the ruling of a U.S. Bankruptcy court judge affirming his deci...
 
First Charles City fiber project bid is below cost estimate

First Charles City fiber project bid is below cost estimate


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The lowest bid for a major part of the proposed broadband fiber utility project in Charles City came ...
Candlelight vigil planned at Charles City park Friday night for George Floyd

Candlelight vigil planned at Charles City park Friday night for George Floyd


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A candlelight vigil in memory of George Floyd, the man who died while in custody of Minneapolis polic...
03 June 2020
Floyd County Ambulance Commission looks at three-year AMR contract options

Floyd County Ambulance Commission looks at three-year AMR contract options


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Members of the Floyd County Ambulance Commission are leaning toward recommending the Charles City Cou...
 
Floyd County primary election results: Rockford man will challenge incumbent for Iowa House District 52

Floyd County primary election results: Rockford man will challenge incumbent for Iowa House District 52


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Rockford man has won the nomination to challenge the incumbent in Iowa House District 52, repre...
02 June 2020
Charles City National Guard soldier awarded Iowa Medal of Merit for lifesaving act

Charles City National Guard soldier awarded Iowa Medal of Merit for lifesaving act


To The Press Last August, Timothy Hesse Sr., a sergeant with the Iowa Army National Guard, joined his wife and children for dinner at their home in...
Former nurse anesthetist sentenced to three years for Floyd County Medical Center drug thefts

Former nurse anesthetist sentenced to three years for Floyd County Medical Center drug thefts


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A certified nurse anesthetist who admitted to stealing opioid drugs for his own use at the Floyd Coun...
 
Iowa Democrats call on Legislature to pass policies addressing racism

Iowa Democrats call on Legislature to pass policies addressing racism


By Linh Ta, the Capital Dispatch As protesters across the nation and in Iowa demand action that addresses racial inequality, Democrats in the Iowa Le...