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Spook Walk 2014

19th  Annual Spook Walk a great success 

19th  Annual Spook Walk a great success 

Charles City, IA – Another very successful Spook walk was held in Charles City Thurs night. Adrian Squier from the Charles City Chamber says it may have been the very best one yet: This was the 19th consecutive Spook walk and kids, parents and businesses all came out for the fun, and almost all got into

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Additional Railroad Crossing Repairs Will Close North Grand

Charles City, IA – Additional railroad crossing improvements are planned for North Grand Avenue which will once again close the road to traffic. Charles City Engineer John Fallis says North Grand Ave will be closed to traffic  between Main Street and 13th Ave in Charles City beginning early Tuesday October 28th. The closure should last

Soilless Cultivation Of Green Vegetables

Agriculture Workshop to Provide New Tools and Networking

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – October 23, 2014– Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) county coordinators and others interested in becoming involved in integrating agriculture into school curriculum are welcome to attend a new workshop hosted by The Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation (IALF) November 7, 2014 in West Des Moines, Iowa. AITC is a grassroots program

Father and Son Hunting

Hunting Seasons are getting underway

Chickasaw County, IA – Chickasaw County Conservation Board Director Brian Moore reminds area residents that the following parks in the county are open to the public with hunting areas: Ackerson-Easterly Wildlife Area, Deerfield Wildlife Area, Devon Woods, Fredericksburg Wildlife Area, Gilmore Wapsi Access, Goodale Conservation Area, Herman & Hulda Schroeder Preserve, Howard Woods, Jenn Timber,