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Zoetis Presentation

Charles City Employer Recognized as a Patriotic Employer 

Charles City Employer Recognized as a Patriotic Employer 

Charles City, IA – Zoetis, a major Charles City employer, was recognized today (Tues) by ESGR as being a Patriotic Employer. The Director of Manufacturing, David Russell, was nominated by Chris Sommers.  Sommers is an army sergeant and has been a process specialist for almost 6 years at Zoetis and says that Russell and Zoetis


Launch & Grow Your Business Program at NIACC

Mason City, IA – If you’ve ever been interested in starting a business, or you would like to grow an existing business, this is the perfect time to make your plans. A class offered through the North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center, Launch and Grow Your Business, will be offered at


20th Annual Charles City Chili Cook-Off 

CHARLES CITY, IA – The 2015 Great Chili Cook-Off Chefs have been revealed!  Now in its 20th year, the Great Chili Cook-Off invites the public to come and sample the chili recipes of eight local “celebrity cooks,” voting for their favorite on the ballot found on the back of their ticket.  This year’s field features

Superhero LOCAL kids

100 Day Celebration at CC Elementary

Charles City, IA – The 2014-15 Charles City School year is officially more than half over, with Friday marking the 100th day of the school year. The Elementary kids have a Super Hero Theme this year with the slogan “Character is Our Super Power”.  Superintendant Dan Cox says the kids really like to mark the

CC Childrens Library

Kids Library Programs Starting in Charles City

Charles City,  IA –  The Charles City Library is starting a new Wed afternoon kids reading program. Dana Schwickerath, the children’s librarian, is very excited about the After School book club that starts next week: The winter reading program for kids will also be getting underway next month. Schwickerath gives details on that program as