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New Hampton Public Informational Forum this Sat

New Hampton Public Informational Forum this Sat

  NEW HAMPON, IA – A new organization has formed in New Hampton called KIDS which stands for “Keep Improving District Schools”. They are planning an informational forum for the public this weekend. Committee member Mitch Laures (L- OW- ERS) has details:   Come out for a free lunch and school tour this Sat from 11-1,

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NH Triathalon Deadline Approaching

NEW HAMPTON, IA – There is lots to do in New Hampton this summer and Rick Kramer from the Park and Rec Dept is very excited about the triathalon coming up next month: Heartland Days kicks off today (Thurs) with the popular Farmers Market their new location. They are featuring a kids carnival theme: Farmers

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Floyd Co Holds public Hearings on Drainage Matters

CHARLES CITY, IA – The Floyd Co Board of Supervisors held 2 public hearings on Drainage matters Tues morning. The first was regarding the proposed reclassification of Drainage District #9. One of the experts who spoke on the topic was Jim Hudson of Pocahontas who explained that the district had not been reclassified since 1921


Free plane rides for kids in Mason City this Sat

MASON CITY, IA – The Experimental Association of Mason City will be hosting a Young Eagles Rally this Sat at the airport in Mason City. Association member Tom Barter says they have been doing the Rallys for a number of years: The morning will include many fun activities both in the air on the ground

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Mercy launching New Fitness Program

  NEW HAMPTON, IA – With Heartland Days 5K less than a week away the Coach Potato to 5K running group is coming to an end but Mercy Athletic Trainer Jordan Anderson says the gals wanted to keep up and build on what they had started so Mercy is offering a new fitness program just

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Charles City Surveys are being Processed

CHARLES NCITY, IA – The Charles City School recently handed out community surverys that were due in May and they are currently being processed, though not quite as quickly as planned. School superintendant Dr Dan Cox says they hope to have the results out soon   The teachers finished up last week and this marks

Car Motorcycle collision in Bremer County

  Monday afternoon at 5:20 a 2006 Toyota driven by 24 yr old Asaya Kakar had slowed for traffic when it was rear ended by a 2013 Yamaha motorcycle driven by 54 yr old Daniel Risse. Risse of Allison was transported to Waverly Health care for his injuries and Kakar of Waverly was not transported.

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Building Visits Planned

  CHARLES CITY, IA – The Middle School Revitalization Committee is a busy group that has been meeting for about 2 months. The group is a think tank assigned with the task of coming up with feasible uses for the Middle school building. Dean Andrews is on the PR committee and they have an opportunity

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Human Trafficking Program Coming to C City

  CHARLES CITY, IA – Human Trafficking is a serious topic that you don’t generally think of when you think of Iowa, especially in small towns like Charles City but it may be closer than you think. Charles City Police Chief Mike Wendel says he was asked to make a presentation on the topic and