25 February 2024
Charles City woman charged with additional drug felony

Charles City woman charged with additional drug felony


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Charles City woman who was originally charged with intent to deliver methamphetamine and gathering ...
24 February 2024
Mason City mixed media artist’s work is Charles City Arts Center’s March exhibit

Mason City mixed media artist’s work is Charles City Arts Center’s March exhibit


To The Press Mason City artist Tonja Ihlenfeldt is the featured artist of the month for March at the Charles City Arts Center. The Arts Center w...
22 February 2024

House lawmakers pass 3% per-pupil funding increase for Iowa K-12 schools


By Robin Opsahl, Iowa Capital Dispatch The Iowa House passed a bill Thursday to increase per-pupil state aid for K-12 schools by 3% — a level De...
 
Area fire departments fight fire in hay-filled barn south of Charles City

Area fire departments fight fire in hay-filled barn south of Charles City


Press Staff Report Area firefighters responded to a barn fire Tuesday evening, Feb. 20, shuttling water to fight the flames. Charles City, Floyd...
Aviation authority discusses uses for federal infrastructure funds

Aviation authority discusses uses for federal infrastructure funds


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com The North Cedar Aviation Authority discussed new potential buildings during its regular meeting on ...
Charles City Council takes first step toward City Hall renovation

Charles City Council takes first step toward City Hall renovation


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Council started the ball rolling on City Hall renovations, made purchases for th...
 
Charles City FFA serves breakfast for high school teachers

Charles City FFA serves breakfast for high school teachers


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com Charles City High School educators were treated to a complimentary breakfast on Thursday, Feb. 22...
Get Messy makes kitchen clay

Get Messy makes kitchen clay


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com Kids got crafty with some kitchen science at this week’s Get Messy activity on Tuesday, Feb. 20...
Charles City Parks and Rec launches Monopoly board fundraiser

Charles City Parks and Rec launches Monopoly board fundraiser


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com The Parks and Rec board discussed youth baseball and playground fundraising during its regular me...
 
Flustered moment: $500,000 lottery winning pastor realizes he left his ticket in the store

Flustered moment: $500,000 lottery winning pastor realizes he left his ticket in the store


New Hampton pastor found ticket and claimed his prize A New Hampton pastor said he felt calm Tuesday as he claimed a $500,000 lottery prize. But he...