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Taking the Plunge for a Good Cause

December 27, 2013 Chris Berg 0

NEW HAMPTON-  A local pastor will soon take the plunge….into Lake Michigan that is.  Kevin Frey (FRY), pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church in New Hampton is taking part in the New Year’s Day Polar Plunge […]

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Local Conservation Offers Snowshoeing

December 26, 2013 Chris Berg 0

FREDERICKSBURG- Snowshoeing was once a necessity for transportation from point A to point B.  Today, however, it is a popular recreational activity for many people. Matt Crayne with the Chickasaw County Conservation Board says they […]

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Changes in Healthcare Could Hurt Hospitals

December 26, 2013 Chris Berg 0

CHARLES CITY- Proposed changes in healthcare laws could have a direct effect on local hospitals.  In a letter to Floyd County Supervisors, Floyd County Medical Center C.F.O Ronald Timpe says the hospital’s Board of Commissions […]

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Deadline Nears for Farmers

December 24, 2013 Chris Berg 0

CHARLES CITY- The annual enrollment for the Conservation Stewardship Program is under way. It’s an effort that’s finding success in Iowa. Under C-S-P, incentives are provided to farmers to strengthen water quality, protect wildlife habitat […]

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Rockford Dam Demolition Progresses

December 24, 2013 Chris Berg 0

CHARLES CITY- After many years, Floyd County Supervisors say the Rockford Dam Demolition project is finally able to move forward. Supervisors held a public hearing and awarded a bid Tuesday regarding the letting of sealed […]

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Giving Does Not Have an Age Limit

December 23, 2013 Chris Berg 0

CHARLES CITY- The Salvation Army’s “Red Kettle” is a well known symbol of the holidays.  Bell Ringers throughout the United States and world volunteer their time to help raise funds that help local individuals and […]