07 December 2017
Give the gift of nature this Christmas

Give the gift of nature this Christmas


By Heidi Reams, Floyd County Conservation Naturalist ‘Tis the gift giving season. A time to wrap beautiful boxes for placement under the tree. T...
19 November 2017
Waller foundation donates $25,000 to Tosanak Cabin fund

Waller foundation donates $25,000 to Tosanak Cabin fund


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The estate of Robert James Waller has donated $25,000 to the Tosanak Cabin Fund Drive at the Tosanak...
15 November 2017
Ikes to sell fraser firs for Christmas

Ikes to sell fraser firs for Christmas


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City chapter of the Izaak Walton League will be selling Christmas trees on South Main St...
 
08 November 2017
Tosanak gets a $13,000 boost

Tosanak gets a $13,000 boost


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Fossil and Prairie Conservation Foundation received a $13,028 grant to build a recreation ar...
25 October 2017
Deer can’t heed the signs, but you can

Deer can’t heed the signs, but you can


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Deer don't understand deer crossing signs, but drivers can. Living in the Midwest, most people ei...
18 October 2017
One tree per person can make a difference

One tree per person can make a difference


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Charles City Rotarians teamed with Charles City High School students to plant trees around town. ...
 
11 October 2017
Safe hunting tips

Safe hunting tips


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com A lot of hunting safety is common sense, following the weapon safety rules and properly preparing, but...
27 September 2017
Surfing on the Cedar

Surfing on the Cedar


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Hannah Ray Childs grew up as a farm kid, and started kayaking to go with her brother to good fishing...
20 September 2017
Catching butterflies

Catching butterflies


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Floyd County Conservation held a monarch butterfly tagging event Sunday at the Fossil and Prairie Pa...
 
18 September 2017
Prepare for pheasant season

Prepare for pheasant season


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Pheasant season is coming up fast, and now is time to start prepping. The youth pheasant season beg...