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Service dog in training at Charles City High School  KIMT 3

Rocky is part of "Retrieving Freedom" program, which trains dogs to help veterans with PTSD, as well as children with Autism. Posted: Nov. 19, 2018 9:26 PM.

Kenneth Mullen  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

LOUDON, Tenn. -- Kenneth W. Mullen died on January 20, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer. Ken was born in Muscatine, Iowa on July 10, 1939, and ...

'Sensory floor' receiving positive reviews at Charles City elementary school  KIMT 3

CHARLES CITY, Iowa - Teachers in a North Iowa elementary school are trying to improve the classroom atmosphere for students who have sensory issues.

Jerry Mead, 73, Charles City  KCHA News

Jerry Mead, 73, of Charles City, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center North Iowa in Mason City. A funeral *service* for Jerry ...

Charles City High School seniors attend 'Adulting 101'  KIMT 3

CHARLES CITY, Iowa - Gavin Connell is about to graduate high school and head to college, but when it comes to being an adult, he didn't know how much work ...

Iowa Department of Ed: More than 300 Iowa schools in need of improvement, and some are in north Iowa  KIMT 3

Around a dozen of the 341 schools on the list are in north Iowa.

East High assistant principal Bryan Jurrens named Charles City High principal  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — Bryan Jurrens, head assistant principal at East High School in Waterloo, has been named principal at Charles City High School.

Charles City Schools Selects Mike Fisher To Become New Superintendent  KCHA News

Charles City, Iowa – The Charles City Community School District Board of Education announced on Tuesday that Mike Fisher has been appointed ...

Charles City High School hosts FFA workshop  KIMT 3

CHARLES CITY, Iowa - Over 170 students from 15 Iowa school districts converged on the Floyd County Fairgrounds Friday for the Charles City FFA Leadership ...

Charles City Middle School students reflect after school walkout  KIMT 3

CHARLES CITY, Iowa- Charles City middle schoolers were back in class Thursday after around 50 students participated in a school walkout Tuesday.

Charles City principal resigning for AEA job | Mason City & North Iowa |  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | Charles City High School principal Josh Johnson announced Monday he will be resigning from his position June 30.

Charles City Schools Last Day Now A Full Day; Prom King/Queen Candidates Announced  KCHA News

Charles City, Iowa – As the school year winds down, students and staff of the Charles City School District were hoping to be able to stick to the regular school ...

Charles City High School announces homecoming court  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | Charles City High School has announced its 2017 homecoming court.

Dale Bunston Sr., 82, Charles City  KCHA News

Dale Bunston Sr., 82 of Charles City, passed away Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Valley View Care Center in Greene, Iowa. Private family services will be ...

High schoolers take part in the Iowa Straw Poll  KIMT 3

One high school history teacher says the election results could mirror the results of the Straw Poll.

Northeast Iowa high schools among state's top in U.S. News rankings  Globe Gazette

WATERLOO — Four Northeast Iowa schools hit the top 30 for the state in U.S. News & World Report's 2018 ranking of Best High Schools.

Kenneth L. Carr, 88, Charles City  KCHA News

Kenneth L. Carr went to be with the Lord Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 9th Street Chautauqua Guest Home. A funeral *service* for Kenneth Carr will be held at 10:00 ...

Charles City school board fires teacher after long hearing  WCF Courier

CHARLES CITY — A lengthy hearing held in closed session Monday by the Board of Education led to the termination of teaching and coaching contracts for ...

Robert “Dean” Carter, 89, Charles City  KCHA News

Robert “Dean” Carter, 89, of Charles City, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the 9th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City. A funeral *service* for ...

Kimberly Marzen (1961-2018)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CHARLES CITY — Kimberly Dawn “Kim” “Kimmie” “Kimmer” Marzen, 57, of Charles City, died Monday, Aug. 13, at Floyd County Medical Center.

Charles City train depot soon to be a faded memory  KIMT 3

CHARLES CITY, Iowa - As the Canadian Pacific railroad considers demolishing a more than 100 year old train depot in Mason City, another North Iowa city is ...

Lou Staudt (1960-2018)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

SHELL ROCK — Louis John Staudt, 58, of Shell Rock, died Monday, Nov. 12, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn.

Osage and Charles City Ban Together Supporting Organ Donation  KCHA News

Osage and Charles City banded together to support organ donation as part of Donate Life Night. Kali Hunziker's dad Mark received a heart transplant and was ...

Mason City Police calls, Feb. 6 | Mason City & North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

02/06/19 00:13 SO1905129 S PIERCE AVE / 19TH ST SW, MASON CITY, IA Power/Water/Signs &. 02/06/19 00:32 SO1905130 4TH ST SW / WINNEBAGO WAY ...

Prototype Classrooms at Charles City High School  KCHA News

Charles City, IA – The new Charles City Middle School has changed the way students learn. The classrooms are more open, allowing for students to work ...

Charles City officially switches to wheeled totes for garbage/recycling collections  KCHA News

Charles City, Iowa – Garbage and recycling collection in Charles City will see some changes beginning today. Audio Player.

Troy Michael Reams, 39, Greene  KCHA News

Troy Michael Reams, 39, of Greene, passed away in an automobile accident in Floyd on Wednesday, December 19, 2018. There will be a private family *service* ...

Janice L. Robbins, 70, Ionia  KCHA News

Janice L. Robbins, 70, of Ionia, passed away Monday, October 22, 2018 at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City surrounded by her loving family.

Dianne Behnke (1950-2018)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WAVERLY -- Dianne "Dee" Adelle Behnke, 67, of Waverly, died at home Thursday, Aug. 9, after a battle with cancer.

Charles City teen signs contract with Sony Music  Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY — Seventeen-year-old Malik Knighten of Charles City only began singing and playing guitar two years ago, but he's getting the chance to ...

CCHS Rolling to the State Tournament  KCHA News

Charles City, IA – Bowling became a sanctioned sport at Charles City High School only a handful of years ago. You wouldn't be able to tell, though, by the ...

UPDATE: Student with firearm arrested near Charles City High School  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CHARLES CITY | A Charles City High School student was apprehended without incident early Thursday afternoon after allegedly displaying a firearm near the ...

Iowa BIG North offering new opportunities for CNA students  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | High school students in North Iowa have a new educational opportunity open to them thanks to an innovative community partnership and the ...

Charles City's Carrie Lane High School offers alternatives  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY - When Tyler Tonelli moved back to Charles City from Arizona, he decided to complete his senior year at Carrie Lane High School.

Guilty plea in North Butler school lockdown  KIMT 3

GREENE, Iowa – A Butler County teen is pleading guilty to causing a school lockdown. Andrew Stephan Corwin, 19 of Greene, is pleading guilty to one count of ...

Construction for Tiny House Project is about to Start  KCHA News

Charles City, IA – A few groups of students at Charles City High School are doing something a little different than traditional classes at school this year. They are ...

22 Iowa athletes nominated for 2019 McDonald's All American Games

Des Moines (KWWL) — More than 800 students across the country were honored this week, when the 2019 McDonald's All American Games nomination list ...

Young Charles City wrestler remembered as 'dedicated' and 'energetic' after tragic ATV accident

Logan Luft was declared clinically brain dead Wednesday following an ATV accident on the Fourth of July.

Jacob “Jake” Mahnesmith, 28, Nashua  KCHA News

Jacob “Jake” Mahnesmith, 28, of Nashua, passed away unexpectedly Friday, April 20, 2018 due to injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. A memorial ...

Robert 'Bob' Mitchell, Charles City  Mason City Globe Gazette

Robert 'Bob'Mitchell. CHARLES CITY — Robert “Bob” Mitchell, 80, of Charles City, passed away Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, at the 9th Street Chautauqua Guest ...

Charles City middle school pool eyed for budget cuts  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | Jill Connell started to cry when talking to the Charles City School Board Monday night about what the swimming pool at the middle school ...

Cedar Valley bands perform at weekend marching festivals  WCF Courier

WATERLOO — High school bands from across the Cedar Valley hit the road this weekend to participate in marching festivals and competitions.

Jerry Hartwell, Charles City  Mason City Globe Gazette

Jerry Hartwell. CHARLES CITY — Jerry Hartwell, 68, of Charles City, passed away Monday, May 23, 2016, at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City ...

Jane Ellen Biggers, Charles City  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | Jane Ellen Biggers, 66, died peacefully at her home on Friday, March 31, 2017.

Rodney “Rod” Mulcahy JD, 45, Charles City  KCHA News

Rodney “Rod” Mulcahy J.D., 45, of Charles City, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017 in Charles City, Iowa. A funeral *service* for Rod will be held 10:30 A.M. ...

Family files claim in fatal Floyd crash  WCF Courier

FLOYD — The family of a Charles City man who was killed in a motorcycle accident near Floyd in 2016 have filed a claim against the state over the U.S..

Mason City shooting trial witness: 'I watched my best friend drop to the ground'  Globe Gazette

MASON CITY | A witness in Revell Toney's attempted murder trial became emotional on the stand Thursday morning as he talked about seeing the victim being ...

Mark A. Manning, 53, Charles City  KCHA News

Mark A. Manning, 53, of Charles City, passed away Monday, October 9, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa in Mason City surrounded by his loving family.

Larry Niemann (1938-2017)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Larry William Niemann of Denver died Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.

Crooks announces run for Floyd County sheriff  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY — Jeff Crooks, chief deputy with the Floyd County Sheriff's Office, has announced he is running for sheriff this year as an independent ...

Jazz Concert Postponed Due to Ice  KCHA News

Charles City, IA – The Charles City High School music department was supposed to host a concert last night at the 500 North Grand Auditorium. This was ...

Data Breach Affects 1900 Patients At Local Hospital  KCHA News

According to Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa, they've notified 1900 individuals of a data breach involving their health records and personal information.

OSHA Investigating Death On Wind Farm In Mitchell County  KCHA News

Saint Ansgar, Iowa – OSHA is investigating the death of a construction worker at a wind farm under construction in Mitchell County. The Mitchell County Sheriff's ...

McDonald's donates $30,000 for parking at Floyd Co. Fairgrounds  WCF Courier

CHARLES CITY -- McDonald's in Charles City has donated $30000 to pay for paving a portion of the outside of a new building at the Floyd County Fairgrounds ...

Russell H. Schroeder Jr. (1947-2015)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CHARLES CITY -- Russell Homer Schroeder Jr., 68, of Osage, formerly of Charles City, died at home Monday, Aug. 24.

Amy E. Boley Heiter (1989-2015)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CHARLES CITY -- Amy Elizabeth Boley Heiter, 25, of Cedar Falls, formerly Charles City, died Wednesday, April 29, at Floyd County Medical Center, Charles City ...

Alex J. Kuhn, Mason City  Mason City Globe Gazette

MASON CITY — Alex J. Kuhn, 34, of Mason City, IA, died Friday, July 15, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Trinity.

Russell Schroeder Jr.  Mason City Globe Gazette

OSAGE | Russell Schroeder, Jr., 68, of Osage, formerly of Charles City, passed away Monday, August 24, 2015, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Bruce M. Stewart, Floyd  Mason City Globe Gazette

Bruce M. Stewart. FLOYD — Bruce M. Stewart, 64, of Floyd, passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa in Mason City. A funeral ...

Normand Klemesrud  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | Normand Klemesrud, 67, Floyd County Attorney, died Sunday, August 17, 2014, in Mason City.

Clarence Bray  Mason City Globe Gazette

Clarence 'Gene' Bray. October 31, 1930-Sunday, July 2, 2017. FLOYD | Clarence “Gene” Bray, 86, of Floyd, passed away Sunday, July 2, 2017 at the Floyd ...

They Served With Honor: Bob Havner, Ionia  Mason City Globe Gazette

IONIA | Bob Havner said his experiences as an operating room technician during the Vietnam War are always with him.

College trapshooting: Hawkeye squad having a blast at regional  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — The first impression for Scholastic Clay Target Program national director Tom Wondrash has been a pleasant one.

High school bands preparing for state marching festival  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — High school marching bands have been honing drills and fine-tuning music in preparation for Saturday's showcase of their field shows.

Hampton-Dumont students explore culinary classes  Mason City Globe Gazette

HAMPTON | Wearing black chef coats, a dozen Hampton-Dumont High School students learned how to make piping tubes out of parchment paper and how to ...

Eugene 'Gene' Diercks  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | Eugene "Gene" Diercks, 64, of Charles City, died Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City.

Wendell Bennett (1929-2017)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — Wendell F. Bennett, 87, of Waterloo, died Monday, Jan. 9, at NorthCrest Specialty Care from complications of a fall.

Lynn K. Idler (1949-2015)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

BASSETT -- Lynn Kenny Idler, 66, of Bassett, died at home Sunday, May 17.

Michael ‘Mike’ L. Zubrod  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY — Michael “Mike” L. Zubrod, 39, of Charles City died Monday, September 23, 2013.

Nashua-Plainfield, Charles City take part in new-look state duals  Mason City Globe Gazette

DES MOINES — Al Frost is a duals guy. The Nashua-Plainfield wrestling coach loves everything about dual tournaments from the gamesmanship to a dual ...

Unbeknownst to most, Alex Kuhn battled depression; the Prestage debate in Mason City didn't help.  Globe Gazette

One word summarizes the most divisive issue in the history of Mason City: Prestage.

Brady Fritz to wrestle at North/South All-Star Meet  Tama News-Herald - Toledo Chronicle

South Tama's Brady Fritz will be featured as one of the athletes wrestling at the North/South All-Star Wrestling Meet on Saturday March 2.

Prep wrestling: Some of state's best showcased in North/South All-Star meet  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY — Charles City's Brody Tupy and Max Forsyth entered the 38th annual North/South All-Star wrestling meet at Charles City High School ...

Monty J. Frana (1971-2014)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS -- Monty Joseph Frana, 43, of Cedar Falls, died at home Friday, Sept. 19.

New Hampton School Board to Pick Bid for Renovations  KCHA News

New Hampton, IA – The New Hampton School District broke ground for their high school's renovations a few months back. The school board was recently taking ...

Fitzgerald-Wendel  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CHARLES CITY — Lachele “Lucy” Fitzgerald and Cory Wendel were married June 11 in Desoto. Parents of the couple are Sean and Melinda Fitzgerald of ...

Rudd's Haunted House Hits Quarter Century Mark  KCHA News

Rudd, IA – For the last 24 years, a haunted house in Rudd has done their best to scare the people who walk through it. The attraction will be opening up again ...

Helen E. Hirsch  Mason City Globe Gazette

ROCKWELL | Helen E. Hirsch, 87, of Rockwell, died Monday morning, Dec. 15, 2014, at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit.

Build-A-Bear Workshop promo draws nearly 1,000 people to Rochester mall  KIMT 3

Law enforcement was on hand at the Apache Mall because of the overwhelming turnout.

Kelly takes over Lancers wrestling program | High School Wrestling -  Quad City Times

Drew Kelly had heard about North Scott's wrestling tradition and seen some in person. When it came to visiting Eldridge, as someone who grew up in a small ...

Britt veteran returns to Vietnam 50 years after serving in war (with photos)  Globe Gazette

BRITT | The sights and sounds of war still haunt Bob Steenlage 50 years after serving in Vietnam.

Legendary Surf Ballroom hosts rock-n-roll Winter Dance Party  KCHA News

Clear Lake, Iowa – The famed Winter Dance Party got underway Wednesday night at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake. The 39th annual event honors the memory ...

Shari Kinseth  Mason City Globe Gazette

Shari A. Kinseth. May 4, 1941 - July 21, 2017. La Jolla, CA | Shari A. Kinseth, formerly of Belmond, IA. This wonderful lady with a sweet smile and heart of gold, ...

NXN Heartland Girls Team Scores: Wayzata Holds Strong  MileSplit

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German students pay visit to St. Ansgar  Mason City Globe Gazette

ST. ANSGAR | Five high school students from Germany are experiencing the life of a high school student in the community of St. Ansgar.

Iowa veteran receives medals for Vietnam service, 48 years later  Globe Gazette

CEDAR RAPIDS — It was about 48 years late, but Thursday proved a good day for Doyce Bailey.

Exotic dance club set to open in Nora Springs  Mason City Globe Gazette

NORA SPRINGS — An exotic dance club known as a “juice bar” is set to open in downtown Nora Springs.

They Served With Honor: North Iowa's Vietnam Veterans  Globe Gazette

The Globe Gazette will publish 50 stories — starting on Veterans Day — about North Iowa's Vietnam Veterans. The stories will appear on Sundays and ...

names & news 10-4  Mason City Globe Gazette

Metalcraft, located in Mason City, has announced the addition of several personnel.

Elwin Lewis Musser  Mason City Globe Gazette

MASON CITY | Elwin Lewis Musser, 95, of Mason City, died Saturday, March 28, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa from complications from cardiac ...

Veterans Days events planned in North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

Wednesday is Veterans Day and many North Iowa communities will hold observances. They include:

Strip club drives Nora Springs family from 2nd-floor apartment  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

NORA SPRINGS — Brianne Henkes said she was walking with her cousin from her apartment to Casey's across the street last month when she received an ...

Star Class - Language  Mason City Globe Gazette

Nathan Stumme. SCHOOL: Algona High School. PARENTS: Kendall and Jean Stumme, Burt. HIGH SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: Cross country, speech, track, ...

Girls' regional basketball: Round three goes to Wapsie  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

FAIRBANK, Iowa --- North Iowa Cedar League rivals Denver and Wapsie Valley split a pair of regular-season girls' basketball battles.

Star Class - Female Athlete  Mason City Globe Gazette

Justine Yeoman. SCHOOL: Algona High School. PARENTS: Craig and Bobbi Jo Hjelmeland, Algona. HIGH SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: Volleyball, basketball, track, ...

ALLSPACH: Quite a life for Le Mars' Gunther  Sioux City Journal

Butler University and Virginia Commonwealth University, either the common man on the grander scale of the game of college basketball that is reigned over by ...

Above the club: Pole Barn Theater noise drives Nora Springs family from second-floor apartment  Mason City Globe Gazette

NORA SPRINGS — Brianne Henkes said she was walking with her cousin to Casey's across the street from her apartment last month when she received an ...

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