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Floyd County Courthouse

Floyd County Board of Supervisors Met on May 13th

Floyd County Board of Supervisors Met on May 13th

Charles City, IA – The Floyd County Board of Supervisors held their regular meeting on Tues May 13th with Supervisors Roy Schwickerath, Doug Kamm and Mark Kuhn all in attendance. The following claims were approved: County #3229-3451 and Secondary Roads #15869-15917   The Cooperative Reimbursement Agreement Between Floyd County (Host) Political Subdivision and the Department of Human Services,


North Iowa Teen Killed in Vehicle Collision

    Riceville, IA – A 17-year-old Riceville teen is dead following a collision with a semi on Monday afternoon. According to the Iowa State Patrol, it happened at Windfall Avenue and 470th Street in Riceville.  Authorities says Ryan Gaffey was driving a pickup truck and did not come to a complete stop.      His

Tiara Princess

Little Miss Chickasaw Meeting TONIGHT

New Hampton, IA – The New Hampton Public Library is hosting an sign up and informational meeting TONIGHT for any girls interested in participating in this years Little Miss, Jr Miss or Miss Heartland Pageants this summer. Stephanie Mashek is co chairing the event, along with Liz Markham, and has details: Mashek says they are

Cancer Screen draws good numbers

New Hampton, IA – Mercy Medical Center of New Hampton held a skin cancer screening last week. Jenny Monteith says they had a good turnout and were very pleased with how things went: For information on upcoming programs call the Mercy Medical Center at 394-4121 or surf to

NIACC Center at CC

College Credit Courses return to CC

Charles City, IA – NIACC has been offering Community Education classes at Charles City for some time and now Pam Durrwacher, who is a NIACC instructor, says they are very pleased to announce the return of Credit classes that can be used to work towards various degrees: The NIACC computer center at Charles City had


Family Farming alive and Well

Ionia, IA – With big business in the news everyday, Iowans still know that it takes a lot of people on small family farms to keep the economy thriving. The Edson family of rural Ionia has been farming for at least 5 generations, and that tradition continues today with brothers Cliff and Jeff, along with

small airplane in flight

Construction of New Hangar to Begin

Charles City, IA – The North Cedar Aviation Authority, owners of the Northeast Iowa Regional Airport in Charles City have announced the planned construction of a new 75 x 75 ft corporate hangar. Bill Kyle of North Iowa Air Service has details: With the summer months just around the corner, Kyle says it’s the perfect

Grocery Tour

ISU offering a Grocery Tour

Charles City, IA – The Iowa State Extension and Outreach continues to offer helpful programs to reside in Floyd County. The next program being offered is called a Grocery Tour and Leslie Milius has details: The class is coming up next Thursday and one time slot is already full so if you are interested in


With Spring Comes Love…at any age

Charles City, IA Spring weather is in the air and so it love, and not just young love. Joyce Cook and Warren Knot are 2 octogenarians proving that love can bloom at any age. Joyce and her sweetheart Warren Knot were both widowed last year and will become husband and wife this Sat. Joyce tells