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By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Some Charles City Middle School students participated in a walk-out Tuesday because of recent gun violence around the country, and sixth-grader...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Some students took Charles City Middle School Principal Rick Gabel and the rest of the administration by surprise Tuesday morning when...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Douglas Lindaman received a guilty verdict Wednesday afternoon on a lesser crime than his original charge. A Cerro Gordo County jury found...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Charles City dog owners will have the chance to take their dogs and puppies out for run May 19, assuming the winter's...

Press Staff Report A couple dozen Charles City sixth-grade students walked out of class for a short period of time Tuesday morning to raise awareness...

Football players Theo Arndt and Dylan Koresh, with Steve Robel from Quality Auto Service. (Press photo James Grob.) Press Staff Report Steve Robel from Quality Auto...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Classic Cleaners is moving from Main Street to North Grand Avenue. The business has moved to R.M. Granet and Co.'s former spot at...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com As far back as the Boston Tea Party in December of 1773, Americans have been complaining about taxes. In April 2018, the...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The jury began deliberations Tuesday afternoon in the Douglas Lindaman sexual abuse trial, discussing the case for about 2¼ hours before...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com This past weekend absolutely had to be the last gasp of winter, right? Well, maybe not. One more cold breath of snow is...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Some sweet-sounding standard show tunes will fill Trinity United Methodist Church in Charles City Sunday evening as the Charles City Singers...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council voted on a measure that would allow staff members to conduct an inspection of the property at...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Douglas Lindaman testified for almost 2½ hours on his own behalf Monday morning and early afternoon, then underwent more than an...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City School District is looking for community feedback to help with the search for a new school superintendent. The district...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Musical director Derek Sturtevant wasn’t sure which dog was the better Toto. “I don’t know, they were both good,” he said. “We’re...

  By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Some final exams are different than others, as students in Dene Lundberg's class at Charles City High School found out Friday. Students...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council will hold a voting session tonight at city hall. Most of the items discussed at the council planning...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Dr. John Paschen believes that if Democratic primary voters give him the chance to go one-on-one against Congressman Steve King, he...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The prosecution rested its case Friday afternoon and Douglas Lindaman began presenting his defense on a charge of sexual abuse in...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Some Charles City High School musicians and singers went mobile last weekend. While high school orchestra director Bethany Rhine took a handful...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Defendant Douglas Lindaman said in a taped interview with a state law enforcement officer that he had touched a 17-year-old...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Floyd County Emergency Response Team is looking for more volunteers. “We’ve got jobs all the way from administrative, answering phones...

  By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com A group of fourth-graders at Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock Elementary School have banded together for Project Jack. “Iowa Realtors decided that they were going...

Press Staff Report A Charles City man died in a crash Thursday morning involving a bus. Harold Vermeer, 72, of Charles City, was killed about 8:25...

By Heidi Reams, Floyd County Conservation Naturalist Spring?? The calendar says that it’s officially spring in Iowa, yet the weather doesn’t seem to agree. Should...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com It took more than two days to seat a jury, but testimony began Wednesday morning in the third trial of a...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Once the weather cooperated, the Charles City music department did itself proud. Iowa State High School Solo and Ensemble contests were held...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council again discussed 201 and 203 N. Main St. at its meeting Wednesday evening, raising questions about the...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A mild tiff developed at the Floyd County Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday morning as the three members discussed when they...

By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com There are fewer bad bridges in Floyd County today than there were in 2017, but Iowa overall leads the American Road and Transportation Builders...