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PAWS has Two upcoming events in Charles City

PAWS has Two upcoming events in Charles City

CHARLES CITY, IA – PAWS Animal Shelter is reaching out to Animal Lovers…and golfers. Paws Director, Julie Taylor is very excited about the 12th annual Golf for Paws event that is happening this weekend at the Cedar Ridge Golf Course: Taylor wants everyone to know that this is a fundraising event for everyone with the

Professional golf gear on the golf course at sunset.

New Hampton Chamber plans Golf Outing

NEW HAMPTON, IA – As schools prepare to open, its time for fall activities to get underway in New Hampton. Jason Speltz of the New Horizons Chamber says that with the very busy end of summer, they decided to move the annual Chamber Golf Outing to hopefully make scheduling a little easier: For more information

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SNAP dog swim in New Hampton

NEW HAMPTON, IA – With school starting next week the summer season will be officially coming to an end this weekend with the closing of the pool in New Hampton. Rick  Kramer, of the New  Hampton Park and Rec Dept, says that means its time for the annual SNAP dog swim: Contact the Park and

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Nora Springs Man headed to prison

CHARLES CITY, IA –   A Nora Springs man has been sentenced to up to two years in prison on a charge of assault with intent to commit sexual abuse, an aggravated misdemeanor. Michael Ray Klink, 43,  was originally charged with third-degree sexual abuse.  He pled guilty to the lesser charge,  as part of a plea agreement. According

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Alternating lane closures on Iowa 57 in Butler County begin Tuesday

New Hampton, IA – A bridge deck overlay project on Iowa 57 between mileposts 29 and 30 in Butler County will require alternating lane closures beginning at 6:45 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, until mid-October, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s New Hampton construction office. Traffic will be separated from the work area