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Strengthening Families offered in New Hampton

Strengthening Families offered in New Hampton

NEW HAMPTON, IA – Are you a family with kids in the 10-14 age range? Chickasaw County Extension and Outreach is offering a fun family program designed just for you. Danielle Day from Chickasaw ISU in New Hampton talks about Strengthening Families:   The program and meal are free but pre registration is required by

Natural Disasters

Alert Iowa Messaging System

DES MOINES | Officials with the Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management on Tuesday announced the development of an Alert Iowa statewide mass notification and emergency messaging system. The new alert system can be used by state and local authorities to quickly disseminate emergency information to residents in counties that utilize the system,

McQuillen Ground breaking

McQuillen Groundbreaking is well attended 

Charles City, IA – The McQuillen Place groundbreaking was held Mon in downtown Charles City. The weather was picture perfect for mid Oct as a large crowd gathered at the corner of North Main and Clark Streets for the long awaited event. City Council Member Michael Hammond has been the council since the project development first