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School Bond Update

  CHARLES CITY, IA – At Monday nights school board meeting the Charles City School Board heard additional information about a plan to construct a new middle school on the existing high school campus, as Matt Gillaspie of Piper Jaffray talked to the board about financing for the project. School Superintendant Dr Dan Cox said

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Harkin to Kick off Iowa Weekend

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) today announced several events for this weekend that kick of his August travel in the state. A full schedule of Senator Harkin’s Iowa travels will be available shortly. Friday, August 1st — Council Bluffs 2:30 P.M.        Visit the Bluffs Senior Center 714 South Main Street Council Bluffs, IA 51503 Senator Harkin helped

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Hawkeyes to offer student tickets to public

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa athletic director Gary Barta says the Hawkeyes will make any unsold student football tickets available to the general public as well on Aug. 1. The move comes on the heels of a drop in student tickets sales, which plummeted from 10,000 just two years ago to roughly 7,300 in


Robert “Bob” Ohrt, 80, Charles City

Robert “Bob” Ohrt, 80, of Charles City, died Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City. Funeral services for Bob Ohrt will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church. Pastor Dennis Niezwaag will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery at Cedar Falls.

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