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Charles City Receives Certificate of Equality

CHARLES CITY, IA – Charles City has been identified as one of 16 cities in the state of Iowa that has achieved gender equity on all key appointed boards and commissions. Funding for this identification project has been provided by the Friends of the Commission on the Status of Women. Florine Swanson is a Vision 2020

Funeral Announcement

Ralph Holmes, 94, Maple Grove, MN

Ralph Holmes, 94, of Maple Grove, Minnesota, formerly of Charles City, died Saturday, October 18, 2014, at his son’s home in Maple Grove surrounded by his family. Funeral services for Ralph Holmes will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Trinity United Methodist Church in Charles City. Pastor Jim Beranek will officiate. Burial will be in

McQuillen Ground breaking

McQuillen Groundbreaking is well attended 

Charles City, IA – The McQuillen Place groundbreaking was held Mon in downtown Charles City. The weather was picture perfect for mid Oct as a large crowd gathered at the corner of North Main and Clark Streets for the long awaited event. City Council Member Michael Hammond has been the council since the project development first