28 July 2017
RAGBRAI moves on, with little left behind

RAGBRAI moves on, with little left behind


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com The day after an estimated 15,000 RAGBRAI bicyclists descended on the town, organizers said they c...
26 July 2017
RAGBRAI gives young Spanish visitor a taste of Iowa

RAGBRAI gives young Spanish visitor a taste of Iowa


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Let’s say a young friend of the family is visiting your Kansas City home from her home in Spain, ...
Team Gourmet goes all in for RAGBRAI meals

Team Gourmet goes all in for RAGBRAI meals


  By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Everyone knows one of the most important aspects of RAGBRAI is the food. From church dinn...
 
RAGBRAI mural welcomes riders back

RAGBRAI mural welcomes riders back


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com RAGBRAI riders are no strangers to Charles City's streets, and a temporary new mural is welcoming back...
24 July 2017
Down to the wire: Last-minute RAGBRAI visit preparations under way

Down to the wire: Last-minute RAGBRAI visit preparations under way


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com FAQ FROM THE CHARLES CITY RAGBRAI COMMITTEE The “Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Ac...
23 July 2017
Fun at the fair

Fun at the fair


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Floyd County Fair persisted through rain and floods with Kids Buck Games and the demolition derb...
 
21 July 2017
Guiding the chainsaw in Pat Doyle’s creations

Guiding the chainsaw in Pat Doyle’s creations


Find Doyle Carving Niche next to the brick building at 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com If a c...
20 July 2017
GALLERY: Saddled up in Floyd County

GALLERY: Saddled up in Floyd County


Staff report Horses and handlers hit the ring on Wednesday, the first day of livestock competitions during the Floyd County Fair. The timed horse e...
19 July 2017
The fast and the furious: Quick storm blows through area

The fast and the furious: Quick storm blows through area


Press staff report A fierce but relatively quick storm blew through the area Wednesday evening, toppling trees, tossing branches and downing power ...
 
Talk of the town: 4-H projects showcased at Floyd County Fair

Talk of the town: 4-H projects showcased at Floyd County Fair


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com By noon on Tuesday, 200 student exhibitors began presenting close to 800 projects to Floyd County Fair...