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Jared Cook CC hero

Washington Elementary Hero recognized

Washington Elementary Hero recognized

CHARLES CITY, IA – What is a Hero? Well today the Iowa State Patrol honored 4th grade student Jared Cook at a surprise assembly, recognizing him for his act of heroism 2 yrs ago. In August of 2012 Jared was fishing in Lime Springs, with his friend Gunner Starks, when the skies clouded over and lightning


Emerald Ash Borer a looming threat

CHARLES CITY, IA – With the Emerald Ash Borer being found last fall in Bremer Charles City officials are concerned and have decided its time to revamp the City’s tree ordinance. City Administrator Steve Diers shares what was discussed at a recent workshop meeting: The City will be looking into revising what trees will be