27 January 2023
Floyd County Salvation Army receives $21,800 in red kettle and mail contributions

Floyd County Salvation Army receives $21,800 in red kettle and mail contributions


To The Press Kathy Crooks and Cherie Schafer were guest speakers at the Charles City Senior Center Monday, telling the history of the Salvation Arm...
26 January 2023
Charles City area schools waiting to see how ‘school choice’ law impacts them

Charles City area schools waiting to see how ‘school choice’ law impacts them


By Travis Fischer, [email protected] “School choice” is now the law of the land as the Iowa Legislature passed a high profile bill...
Bengtsons help lobby for stricter cellphone restrictions while driving, after daughter’s death

Bengtsons help lobby for stricter cellphone restrictions while driving, after daughter’s death


By Bob Steenson, [email protected] A group of North Iowa bicycling enthusiasts met at the Iowa Capitol last week for a coordinated lob...
 
Floyd County files petitions to intervene in CO2 pipeline projects dockets

Floyd County files petitions to intervene in CO2 pipeline projects dockets


By Bob Steenson, [email protected] Floyd County has filed petitions to intervene in two carbon dioxide pipeline permit applications wi...
Charles City Council hears presentation on Summit Carbon pipeline

Charles City Council hears presentation on Summit Carbon pipeline


By Bob Steenson, [email protected] The Charles City Council experienced something Wednesday evening that many other government bodies ac...
Charles City development group again discusses pipeline easement options

Charles City development group again discusses pipeline easement options


By Bob Steenson, [email protected] The Charles City Area Development Corp., at its monthly meeting Wednesday morning, again discussed ...
 
24 January 2023
Charles City businessman killed in single vehicle accident

Charles City businessman killed in single vehicle accident


By Bob Steenson, [email protected] A recent Floyd County supervisor candidate and chair of the county Republican Party was killed in a m...
23 January 2023
Charles City School Board OK’s budget cuts for next year

Charles City School Board OK’s budget cuts for next year


By Travis Fischer, [email protected] Following a month of public discussion, the Charles City Community School Board made the decisio...
JJ Toys bringing new variety to Charles City’s Main Street

JJ Toys bringing new variety to Charles City’s Main Street


By Travis Fischer, [email protected] A new business is looking to bring more fun to Charles City’s downtown as JJ Toys opens its doo...
 
Nora Springs counselor sentenced for having sex with client

Nora Springs counselor sentenced for having sex with client


By Bob Steenson, [email protected] A Nora Springs woman who pleaded guilty to having sex with a young client while working as a counselo...