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Floyd Co EMA Cautions: Be Aware of RAGBRAI on Thurs

Floyd Co EMA Cautions: Be Aware of RAGBRAI on Thurs

FLOYD COUNTY, IA - The 42 second Registers Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa is currently making its way across North Iowa and is scheduled to be in Floyd County tomorrow following an overnight stop off in Mason City tonight. Floyd County Emergency Management Coordinator wants to make sure that everyone is prepared and that the

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Charles City Awarded State Energy Grant

CHARLES CITY, IA – Charles City is keeping up with the times and continues to improve. City Administrator Steve Diers was very excited to announce to the Council at Mon nights meeting that the City had  just received word last week that they would be awarded an energy management grant.  Diers says the City Energy

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Updated: North Grand Crossing Repair Postponed

Charles City, IA -  The City of Charles City announced Tuesday that the railroad crossing repair scheduled to begin Monday July 28th has been postponed. Keep it clicked to KCHAnews.com for updates.   *Original Story* Charles City, IA – Additional railroad crossing improvements are planned for North Grand Avenue which will once again close the

Chamber Board Nominations due this Fri

CHARLES CITY , IA – The Charles City Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking Chamber Board nominations for the 2014-15 fiscal year. Board members will serve a three-year term beginning October 1, 2014. There are three seats opening up for the new term. Any member of the Chamber of Commerce in good standing is eligible

Ag Literacy Efforts Take Center Stage

 WEST DES MOINES, Iowa –A new, statewide organization was launched recently aimed at helping Iowans understand more about how and where their food and fuel is produced. The Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation (IALF), with a primary focus on youth, is a collaboration of business, education and the agriculture industry to promote agriculture literacy and its