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Volunteers sought to help prepare and serve traditional holiday meal It’s that time of year again to be thankful, and to help make sure no...

Press Staff Report The Charles City Area Development Corp. is partnering with Iowa Workforce Development and Iowa Economic Development Authority to complete a laborshed employment...

Hundreds of people showed up Saturday morning to make a bid or maybe just check out the merchandise, some of which was more than...

Technically it wasn’t the first measurable snowfall of the season, but it was the first snowfall that required the people of Charles City to...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Iowa House Democrats have chosen Rep. Todd Prichard, D-Charles City, to lead their party in the 2019 legislative session. Prichard was elected...

To the Press Suzan Turner of Nashua-Plainfield Community Schools is one of eight teachers in the country selected by the National History Day program this...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The smiles on the faces of Gracie and Selah Opp tell a story. The tale is one of love, a remarkable recovery...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Iowa High School Music Association All-State Music Festival auditions are not a stroll through the park. A student doesn’t just show up,...

It’s still five weeks until winter officially starts, but wintry weather is back in the forecast. The National Weather Service says the area could be...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Transit trips to Mason City will be available soon for Charles City residents, pending City Council approval. The council discussed the...

Area veterans, their families and the Charles City Press combined to raise $2,000 that was donated to support the Floyd County Veterans Memorial at...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Community Singers joined forces with Charles City High School Singers Tuesday at North Grand Auditorium as part of the...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Over the years, a lot of pretty cool things have been made by students and teachers in the industrial tech area...

  By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Compassionate. Loving. Caring. Helpful. Learning. Comforting. Hope. Peace. Charles City-area ministers were invited to a luncheon Tuesday by representatives of Hospice...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Heidi Reams has fond recollections of her childhood trips to Germany to visit her grandparents. So it’s no surprise that she made...

By Orrin Shawl, Courtesy Newton Daily News A Charles City man has been found guilty of first-degree murder for the death of a man near...

To The Press The Charles City Community School District and the Charles City Police Department are forming another partnership to help keep illegal and prescription...

  Comet Gym in Charles City Middle School was packed on Monday as the fifth and sixth grade bands and orchestras presented their first concert...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City School District seems to be going to the dogs. The Charles City Community School District Board of Education heard...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Iowa state Rep. Todd Prichard, D-Charles City, told the Charles City Community School District Board of Education that the results of...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Parked semitrailers filled with corn waiting to be delivered to Valero are causing traffic concerns on the road leading to...

Larry Brewer, pictured, was among a group of volunteers organized by the Charles City Lions Club who were up before dawn on Sunday morning,...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Members of Kent Shultz’s government class can take with them many life lessons learned in their time scribbling notes and walking...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Tessa Reints is here to help. Reints is a mental health peer support specialist for the local peer recovery zone of Plugged-In...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com About 200 people showed up at the Floyd County Enrichment Center at the fairgrounds on Friday to enjoy dinner, drinks and...

By Orrin Shawl, Courtesy Newton Daily News A Jasper County jury will begin deliberations Tuesday morning, deciding whether a Charles City man is guilty of...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Veterans were celebrated and thanked for their service Monday morning in a Veterans Day service held at the Charles City...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Charles City woman who had initially been charged with domestic assault is now facing a charge of attempted murder. According...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress A few pedal pushes from the Charley Western Recreational Trail and adjacent to the Charles City Public Library parking lot sits...

By Orrin Shawl, Courtesy Newton Daily News A Charles City man is on trial this week for allegedly beating to death a man in Jasper...