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HS Freshmen Learn Valuable Life Skills

CHARLES CITY (IOWA) Charles City High School freshmen enjoyed a unique learning opportunity  implementing  and experiencing  “respect” this week, and what that really means.  Ninth grade students are assisted in the respect retreat by Youth Frontiers, an organization focused on building communities where students thrive socially, emotionally and academically. Megan Lee Erickson is the Retreat

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CC Freshman experience special Retreat on Wed

CHARLES CITY (IOWA) R-E-S-P-E-C-T that’s the goal for the Charles City High School freshmen on Wednesday when they take a day, go off campus, and have an opportunity to learn about, implement, and experience respect.  It’s a transition exercise for freshmen, a chance for them to move from the middle school, where there is a

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Water Superintendant resigns after less than 2 months

CHARLES CITY, IA – During the Charles City Council workshop meeting on Monday, City Administrator, Steve Diers, announced that Charles City Water Treatment Plant superintendent, Mark Christianson, has resigned from his position. Christianson, who came to Charles City from Humboldt, only began his duties last month and is resigning for personal reasons, which Diers said

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Supervisors Hold special workshop with Trustees

Charles City, IA – The Floyd Co supervisors held a special workshop meeting Mon  night to discuss township insurance issues and township responsibilities in fencing issues. All area township trustees, as well as insurance and county legal representatives, were invited to the meeting that was held at St Mary’s Church in Marble Rock. Supervisor chairman