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Pedestrian Collision Update

Pedestrian Collision Update

Charles City, Iowa – A female pedestrian was struck down while crossing a downtown intersection in Charles City  Tues afternoon.  According to a report from Sheriff Rick Lynch, the incident happened at the intersection of Main Street and Clark St shortly after 1:00 Charles City Fire Chief Eric Whipple was southbound on Main Street, and had

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New CEO coming to Mercy New Hampton

New Hampton, Iowa – Mercy Medical Center of New Hampton will soon be welcoming a new CEO. Jenny Monteith announced that the new CEO has a great back ground as well as local connections: Aaron Flugum started out in New Hampton and is happy to be returning. He has worked in renal dialysis for the

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Charles City Community Chamber Orchestra Concert

Charles City, Iowa – The Charles City Community Chamber Orchestra will be performing a Classic Spring Concert, Sunday, March 29 at 2 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church located at 601 Milwaukee Street in Charles City.  The concert is free and open to the public.  The chamber orchestra will perform four pieces, conducted by former

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Party in the Park Returns May 29

Charles City, Iowa –Start the summer off right and celebrate the 13th Annual Party in the Park series!  May 29th will mark the kick-off of the 2015 season, with entertainment for all ages in Charles City’s Central Park. The first of six Party in the Park events is sponsored by the Charles City Press, Edward

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Fantasy Sports may soon be a reality in Iowa

DES MOINEA, IOWA – Iowans could legally get into fantasy sports  under a bill that moved forward  by a 32-16 vote of the Iowa Senate on Thursday. Senate File 166 would declare fantasy sports as game of skill different from gambling, ending Iowa’s run among a handful of states where it is illegal for someone