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By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com You might refer to it as the “I know” song. I heard it on the radio on the way to work this...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Seconds can be vital in saving the life of a bleeding victim. The Charles City Police Department officers are now even more...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The teachers, students and staff in Charles City are getting a tech upgrade. Charles City Community School District Board of Education unanimously...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com It’s a routine procedural move in the Iowa House of Representatives, but it’s a big step toward making “Logan’s Law” a...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Area farmland values trended downward in the latest survey by a group of real estate agents who specialize in farm and...

After challenging  season last year, agronomist says growers deserve a ‘nice, normal year’ By Bob Fenske, editor@nhtrib.com Ask Terry Basol about what kind of year the...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com When she first drew the cards, Charles City High School’s Lily Woodard was a little bit nervous. Once she put her Improvisational...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Community School District Board of Education was presented Monday with a possible alternative location for the school’s proposed...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The Iowa Department of Transportation Commission approved the Federal-Aid Swap more than a year ago. The controversial bill, which was signed by former...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Floyd County supervisors received the annual county audit report, talked about a new position in the Sheriff’s Office and proclaimed...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Irish eyes were smiling late Saturday afternoon in Charles City — even if you didn’t have Gaelic blood coursing through your veins. “Everybody’s...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Ice and snow are the enemies in winter driving. Alaska and Minnesota may have found a solution, courtesy of Canada. Street departments across the...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Successful entrepreneur and former Maryland U.S. Congressman John Delaney is willing to talk about issues in detail, but said he wants...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City area remains under a flood warning, although the Cedar River began to fall Sunday and was expected to...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Steve Lindaman’s filing system might seem archaic to some, but it gets the job done. Manilla folders — not computer files — contain records...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Doug Kamm, owner of Kamm Excavating in Charles City, had some unusual career advice for high school students. “Take care of your...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The snow is finally melting away, leaving a mess in its wake. Snow melt and rainfall over the next several days are...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Wisconsin man charged after a high speed chase that ended up in Floyd County and caused minor injuries to a sheriff’s...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The building at 401 N. Main could soon be getting a facelift. Mark Moine of Martin Gardner Architecture was at Wednesday’s Charles...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com It’s St. Patrick’s Day weekend, and for many that means the consumption of alcoholic beverages. Those who imbibe and drive should be aware...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com This year it’s called “Uff Da Fruehling Fest Lo.” If you’re wondering, “Lo” means “party” in Sweden. This is the third year the...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The secret council of the leprechauns has spoken. That means Saint Patrick’s Day is fast approaching. An Irish parade, complete with an "Irish Air...

To The Press Steven Schiller of Charles City was among the Leadership Award volunteers honored at the 33rd annual Main Street Iowa Awards celebration held...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Salary increases for Floyd County elected officials were made official Tuesday as county supervisors finished work on the fiscal year...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Floyd County man has been fined $550 plus court costs after being found guilty of two county citations for having...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com It’s official. Floyd County supervisors approved the new fiscal year county budget at their regular meeting Tuesday morning. The budget, which...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A proposed $2.5 billion underground transmission line to carry electricity from northcentral Iowa to near Chicago could run through Charles City,...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Jeff Zimmer and Bob Clark of Collective Goods are selling a lot more than books. The shelves at the Collective Goods Fair in...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The winter thaw has begun. With that melting of snow and ice comes water and one more nuisance drivers will notice — potholes, starting...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com There is a greater than 50 percent chance that Charles City will experience major flooding in the coming weeks as...