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School groundbreaking ceremony Fri in Charles City 

School groundbreaking ceremony Fri in Charles City 

CHARLES CITY, IA – An exciting groundbreaking event will be held in Charles City on Friday. School Superintendant Dan Cox says this is an historic time for Charles City school kids as education moves forward into the 21st century and the digital age: School board president Scott Dight agrees with Cox and says its about

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Lt Governor attends Floyd Co Proclamation  

CHARLES CITY, IA – Local residents and distinguished representatives from the City, County and State Government were on hand for the Floyd Co Home Base Iowa Proclamation Ceremony that was held Tues afternoon. Lt Governor Kim Reynolds addressed the crowd and commended Floyd Co on being the 4th Iowa County to extend this gesture of

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ISU Outreach 

CHARLES CITY, IA – Iowa State Extension has some some interesting classes coming up soon. Leslie Milius with Floyd Co Extension and Outreach, says that if you don’t have a lot of time you might be very interested in a couple of short courses on “pests” that are being offered as webinars: Maybe you have

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Thursday Supper Benefitting Great Plays Daycare

New Hampton, Iowa – The third annual Great Plays Daycare Spaghetti Supper is coming up on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. Those involved with the daycare will be cooking and serving the meal, which includes spaghetti, salad, breadsticks, milk or coffee and dessert. The supper will be at the Trinity Lutheran Church. The fundraiser is done

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Veteran Appreciation Day set in St. Ansgar

Saint Ansgar, Iowa – The 11th annual Veteran Appreciation Day will be held on Saturday October 4th at the St. Ansgar American Legion, doors will open at 8:30am. All veterans, spouses and the public are invited to attend this free event. Char’s Polka Band will play and lunch will be served by Paradise Pizza. Separate

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Sexual Abuse Trial For Nora Springs Man Continued

Charles City, Iowa – The sexual abuse trial of 29 year old Robbie DeMaris of Nora Springs has been continued to Dec. 2 in Floyd County District Court. DeMaris has been charged with seven counts of third-degree sexual abuse, a Class C felony. The trial was set to begin Sept. 23 in Charles City. Court


New Charles City Middle School Groundbreaking Friday

Charles City, Iowa – You’re invited to celebrate the groundbreaking of Phase I of the new Charles City Middle School behind the High School at 1 Comet Drive on Friday, September 26, at 5:30 p.m. – There will be a Brief Ceremony followed by Varsity Football Kickoff at 7:30 p.m. Come out and join in


Plainfield Home Destroyed By Fire This Weekend

Plainfield, Iowa – Firefighters from three communities spent three hours battling a fire that destroyed a rural Plainfield home Saturday morning. Butler County EMA said crews were called to a farmhouse at 16882 Willow Ave. around 9:15 a.m. No injuries were reported, and the residents were away on vacation in Minnesota at the time but


Lt. Gov. To Make Stop In Charles City

Charles City, Iowa – Iowa’s Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds will be making a few stop in North Iowa on Tuesday. Reynolds will visit Hoover Hatchery in Rudd beginning at 2pm. She will tour the hatchery to see the recently completed expansion and visit about the growth taking place at the agriculture based business. The hatchery