09 June 2024
Procession escorts WW II veteran back to Charles City family

Procession escorts WW II veteran back to Charles City family


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A long procession of more than 40 vehicles including Patriot Guard Riders on motorcycles and motori...
08 June 2024
City Council approves Fourth of July Parade route

City Council approves Fourth of July Parade route


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been edited to change the time and location for the Elks Lodge Fl...
06 June 2024
Wartburg professor shares love of exotic animals with Charles City Public Library patrons

Wartburg professor shares love of exotic animals with Charles City Public Library patrons


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Dr. Michael Bechtel, an associate professor of science education at Wartburg College in Waverly, ha...
 
Charles City closing in on new fire chief

Charles City closing in on new fire chief


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com The hunt for a new full-time fire chief for the Charles City Fire Department is nearing its end. ...
Postponed Charles City Party in the Park sets makeup date

Postponed Charles City Party in the Park sets makeup date


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com A new date has been set to make-up for last week’s canceled Party in the Park. Originally plan...
Sherwin-Williams manager moving up

Sherwin-Williams manager moving up


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com A change in leadership is coming to the Charles City Sherwin-Williams store. Store manager Dak...
 
Library packs pottery painting program

Library packs pottery painting program


By Travis Fischer, tkfischer@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Public Library hosted a special pottery painting class on Thursday, June 6. A...
05 June 2024
Charles City Family Mini Golf Fun Day set for June 22

Charles City Family Mini Golf Fun Day set for June 22


To The Press The Charles City Area Chamber of Commerce is creating a new event for area residents and visitors – a full day of fun with three diffe...
UPDATED: Groups arranging public display honoring returning WWII airman’s remains

UPDATED: Groups arranging public display honoring returning WWII airman’s remains


Updating with more precise information on the timing and routes for arrival in Charles City and funeral procession to the cemetery By Bob Steenson, b...
 
Floyd County 2024 primary election votes made few candidate decisions

Floyd County 2024 primary election votes made few candidate decisions


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Tuesday’s primary election did little to clarify the candidates for county races in November in F...