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NH middle Schoolers tackle 21st Century Tech

NH middle Schoolers tackle 21st Century Tech

Today’s 7th graders are a very tech savvy group and sometimes  it can be a challenge for teachers to keep up but NH Middle School tech teacher Mary Frese  is up to the task. Frese is the middle and high school Media Supervisor and Tech Coordinator and had this to say about her 7th grade

Sign up NOW for 5K Fun Run and Walk

 Warmer weather has arrived and Heartland Days will be here before you know. Emily Kleiss of Chickasaw County Wellness is encouraging people of all ages and especially families to sign up early for the 5k Fun Run and walk which is a popular Heartland Days Tradition: Kleiss stresses that the event Is suitable for all

CWD found for first time in wild Iowa deer

Des Moines, IA – RadioIowa – Chronic Wasting Disease, for the first time, has been detected in a wild deer in Iowa. The animal was shot by a hunter in northeast Iowa’s Allamakee County back in early December, but Iowa Department of Natural Resources spokesman Kevin Baskins says his agency just recently learned the deer

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FUN shopping Event this Sat in New Hampton

  With spring in full bloom this Sat is Ladies its Your Day in New Hampton. Jason Speltz of the Chamber talks about what is planned: And it pays to be an early bird….or to at least be one of the first 100 shoppers to hit the stores on Sat: If you have any questions

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Sign up for Park & Rec Programs NOW

  New Hampton Park & Rec Summer flyers are out and Tara Hackman suggests signing up early if you want to get the best choice of class times, since some classes do fill up early: You can pick, up a flyer and sign up by stopping at or calling  the New Hampton Park & Rec


Drive 4 UR School is Back!

Ford Motor Company and Mike Molstead Motors are teaming up once again to put on a Drive 4 UR School Event tomorrow. Fundraising Chair for the Charles City Schools Booster Club, Kim Arndt, explains the event and how it benefits the schools. Charles City has yet to raise the full $6000 in previous events, so


CC Comet Girls Track Preview (part 2)

Featuring part two of our preview of the Charles City Comet Girl’s Track and Field Team. Head Coach Darren Bohlen says the Northeast Iowa Conference features some stiff competition again this year and it all starts with perennial powerhouse Decorah. Although the Vikings will be the heavy favorite, Coach Bohlen says don’t count out this

Spring Programs Start at CWS

  Chickasaw Wellness Complex has just put out their next 6 week session of classes. CWC Director Emily Kleiss has details on what is being offered: Sign up information for the 5k Fun Run and Walk, held during Heartland Days in June is also available: For more information or to sign up for any programs