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Gravel Road

Engineer Cautions Drivers to take care on the Gravel Roads

Engineer Cautions Drivers to take care on the Gravel Roads

New Hampton Iowa – With spring temperatures , along with the  wind and rains, it  is also the season of frost boils. Dusty Rolando is the Engineer for Chickasaw and Floyd Counties and says with the temperature changes and all of the additional traffic some gravel roads are taking a beating but his department is


Local Retired State Patrol Officer Honored

Charles City, Iowa – On Friday Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa presented the Congressional Badge of Bravery to retired Iowa State Patrol Trooper Mark Domino of Charles City.  Domino was awarded the medal by the U.S. Attorney General for his actions during a bank robbery in Maynard, in Fayette County. On Oct. 30, 2012, Domino

Urban Community Garden

Community Gardens Coming to Charles City  

Charles City, Iowa – At the Monday night council meeting the Charles City council approved the plan for a community garden that will be located at 1308 Clark Street. The community garden committee is now working on acquiring liability coverage. Watering issues for the gardens are still being worked out. The committee had looked at