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July 4th Charles City

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BIG July 4th Weekend Kicks Off Friday   

Charles City Iowa – Every summer Charles City lives up to it’s name as “Americas’s Hometown” and 4th of July is no exception. Falling on a Sat this year, it was decided to spread the usual festivities out a bit and have the White Water and BBQ events a couple of weekends earlier. Mark Wicks


Murder Suspect Apprehended in Charles City 

Charles City, Iowa – The Charles City Police conducted a joint operation with Federal Agents Tues morning in Charles City that ended in apprehending a murder suspect. Charles City Police Chief Hugh Anderson released the following information about the incident: Following a search that lasted  less than an hour, Anderson says they located the person they

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School Construction Update from BLDD

Charles City Iowa  – It’s an exciting time for the Charles City School District with the actual construction phase finally getting underway last week. Jean Underwood is the project manager with BLDD Architects and gave an update on the project at last weeks school board meeting: Underwood says the project is on schedule and should

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New Donation Stickers Benefit Fireworks Fund 

CHARLES CITY –  IOWA   In an effort to bolster donation opportunities and make donating redeemable cans and plastic bottles as easy as possible, the Outreach Committee of Community Revitalization is introducing a special sticker that can be attached to a bag of cans/bottles and simply dropped off any time that is convenient to you. Chamber

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Summer Adult Ed and Literacy Classes Offered in MC

Mason City, Iowa  – North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) will offer a summer session of high school equivalency diploma preparation classes, formerly GED, in Mason City from July 6-Aug. 21.   All students must first attend an orientation session on July 6, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Both the orientation sessions

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Police TIP Leads to Drug Arrests 

Police TIP Leads to Drug Arrests    6-29-15 Chickasaw County, Iowa  –  On June 21st the Chickasaw Co Sheriffs Dept received a tip concerning a possible meth lab dump site in rural Chickasaw county. Evidence was collected and the site was removed by Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement assisted by the Sheriffs Dept. The evidence collected