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School Construction Update from BLDD

School Construction Update from BLDD

Charles City Iowa  – It’s an exciting time for the Charles City School District with the actual construction phase finally getting underway last week. Jean Underwood is the project manager with BLDD Architects and gave an update on the project at last weeks school board meeting: Underwood says the project is on schedule and should

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New Donation Stickers Benefit Fireworks Fund 

CHARLES CITY –  IOWA   In an effort to bolster donation opportunities and make donating redeemable cans and plastic bottles as easy as possible, the Outreach Committee of Community Revitalization is introducing a special sticker that can be attached to a bag of cans/bottles and simply dropped off any time that is convenient to you. Chamber

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Summer Adult Ed and Literacy Classes Offered in MC

Mason City, Iowa  – North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) will offer a summer session of high school equivalency diploma preparation classes, formerly GED, in Mason City from July 6-Aug. 21.   All students must first attend an orientation session on July 6, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Both the orientation sessions

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Police TIP Leads to Drug Arrests 

Police TIP Leads to Drug Arrests    6-29-15 Chickasaw County, Iowa  –  On June 21st the Chickasaw Co Sheriffs Dept received a tip concerning a possible meth lab dump site in rural Chickasaw county. Evidence was collected and the site was removed by Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement assisted by the Sheriffs Dept. The evidence collected

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Weeding Night in CC

Charles City, Iowa – The Charles City Area Chamber of Commerce is organizing a Weeding Night along Gilbert Street to help beautify the community prior to the July 4 Celebration. Volunteers willing to help pull weeds are asked to grab their work gloves and meet in the former Davico parking lot at 5:30 p.m. on

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Free Can Donation Stickers Benefit Fireworks Fund

CHARLES CITY –  IOWA  The annual fireworks display over the Cedar River downtown is completely funded by donations, both from sponsors and private contributors, as well as donations of redeemable cans and plastic bottles at the special fireworks fund bins located between Dollar General and the Charles City Family YMCA. The more donations received, the

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Senator Grassley Honored for Work on Corporate Transparency

Des Moines, IA – The Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition, known as FACT, honored Senator Charles Grassley this week with an award marking  his efforts in to make corporate ownership more transparent. FACT is holding a two-day training session in Des Moines called “Organizing for Tax Fairness.” The training brings together community leaders, faith leaders,

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