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'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.

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.

Alternate site for Charles City baseball/softball complex being discussed  KIMT 3

School board hears alternate site located near Charles City High School and football stadium.

Charles City and Rockford kids head to help Nebraskans  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CHARLES CITY — A group of 15 Charles City and Rockford students are heading to Nebraska to help a flooded rancher.

Prep of the week: Charles City's Molstead won't be outworked  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CHARLES CITY — It's early in the morning inside the Charles City High School gymnasium and chairs and cones are lined up all over the court.

High School boys basketball: Charles City's Jack Molstead saving his best for last  Mason City Globe Gazette

Jack Molstead's meteoric rise this season might have surprised everyone outside of Charles City, but those close to him - including coach Ben Klapperich - saw ...

Celebrating milestones June 6-16, 2019 (PHOTOS) | Local News  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Anniversaries, birthdays and other milestones in this week's Celebrations.

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 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 High School announces homecoming court | Mason City & North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

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

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 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 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 ...

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.

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* ...

Lou Staudt (1960-2018) | Obituaries |  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. He was born Nov. 2, 1960, in Charles ...

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 ...

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 ...

Comets orbit Waverly-SR (PHOTOS) | Basketball |  WCF Courier

WAVERLY — The last time rivals Charles City and Waverly-Shell Rock tangled in a Northeast Iowa Conference boys' basketball matchup, it wasn't much of a ...

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 ...

Kimberly Marzen (1961-2018) | Obituaries |  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.

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 ...

83 percent of Minnesota high school seniors graduated in 2018  KIMT 3

The Minnesota Department of Education says about 83 percent of high school seniors graduated last year — the highest graduation rate on record.

Charles City grad receives posthumous degree from ISU  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | A Charles City High School graduate who had just one semester to go at Iowa State University when he was killed in a motorcycle accident in ...

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.

My North Iowa: Schools, enrollment figures and education facilities  Globe Gazette

State Republicans already have passed and Gov. Kim Reynolds has signed a boost of about 2.1 percent for K-12 schools that will give districts nearly $90 ...

Turkey Valley students prepare for speech meet, Clarksville gaining ground on nuisance properties  KCHA News

Speech coach at Turkey Valley Michelle Nystel joined the Community Conversation to discuss her group's work in preparation for this Satruday's speech meet.

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.

Jerry Hartwell, Charles City | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa |  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 ...

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.

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. ...

Lyle A. Sprout, Charles City | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa |  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | Lyle A. Sprout, 86, of Charles City, passed away Sunday, April 30, 2017, at the 9th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City with his ...

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 ...

Public suggests hybrids on Charles City school plans  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | Charles City School Superintendent Dan Cox gave the school board a report Monday on the recent community meetings on school ...

Kenneth Mullen | Obituaries |  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 ...

Larry Niemann (1938-2017) | Obituaries |  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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

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.

Charles City considers moving up high school remodeling  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | The Charles City School Board is still considering whether to build a middle school at the high school campus or remodel the current middle ...

Caring Connections to host 5K in Charles City  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY | The Caring Connections Mentoring Program will host its fourth annual Full Moon 5K run/walk at 8 p.m. Friday, May 13, at Wildwood Golf ...

Richard (Dick) Marvin Sharp - WISC - WISC-TV3

Richard "Dick" Marvin Sharp, 78, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 21, 2019, surrounded by his family following a battle with cancer and ...

Normand Klemesrud | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

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

Chester 'Chet' Huffman | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY — Chester “Chet” Huffman, 75, of Charles City, was called home Saturday, June 15, 2013, at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City.

New Nuisance Ordinance  KCHA News

Charles City, IA – A new law was just passed by the Charles City City Council on Monday. This law would address nuisance calls into the police station. This law ...

Alex J. Kuhn, Mason City | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  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.

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 ...

People in Business | Speaking Of Business |  WCF Courier

TANYA GEER and MARY BALDWIN were promoted at the Courier-Regional Finance Department. Geer, promoted to team lead-customer *service* and ...

Michael 'Mike' L. Zubrod | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

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

Russell Schroeder Jr. | Mitchell County News |  Mason City Globe Gazette

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

Amy E. Boley Heiter (1989-2015) | Obituaries |  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 ...

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 &

New Hampton FFA Trying to Bring Speaker to Schools  KCHA News

New Hampton, IA – The New Hampton FFA will be putting on a fundraiser this weekend to help bring a nationwide-known speaker to talk to high school and ...

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 ...

Wendell Bennett (1929-2017) | Obituaries |  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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

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.

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.

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.

Crooks announces run for Floyd County sheriff | Mason City & North Iowa  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 ...

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

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

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

HOME COOKING: Chef returns home to Charles City, opens fine-dining bistro with his fiancee  Mason City Globe Gazette

CHARLES CITY — The Three C Bistro, which opened recently in Charles City, truly has something for everyone.

Steven A. Honken | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

MASON CITY | Steven Andrew Honken, 56, of Mason City, IA, died Friday, July 10, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center–North Iowa.

Family files claim in fatal Floyd crash | Local News |  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..

Elwin Lewis Musser | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  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 ...

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 ...

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.

names & news 10-4 | Business |  Mason City Globe Gazette

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

They Served with Honor: Rod Tripp, Garner | Mason City & North Iowa |  Mason City Globe Gazette

GARNER — A year after graduating Charles City High School, Rod Tripp found himself on perimeter guard duty 10 miles from the DMZ in Vietnam.

Fitzgerald-Wendel | Celebrations |  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 ...

German students pay visit to St. Ansgar | Mitchell County News  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.

Star Class - Language | Features |  Mason City Globe Gazette

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

Rules, enforcement look to make MMA bouts safer  Mason City Globe Gazette

MASON CITY — Brody Vollbrecht met Kevin Berg in a Cedar Valley Fighting Association mixed martial arts bout on Nov. 22, 2008, at the Rudd Community ...

Helen E. Hirsch | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

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

Roundup: Thomas wins two events at Doane  The Daily Nonpareil

CRETE, Neb. – Abraham Lincoln's Darby Thomas won two events Friday at the 13-team Doane College Class A Indoor Invitational.

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.

Quaron Adams Is One Of The Top Underclassman Boys Sprinters  MileSplit

Chandler (AZ) High School's Quaron Adams has some of the top underclassman sprint times in the nation. He's clocked a 21.61 (+1.6) in the 200m and a 10.49 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

NXN Heartland Girls Team Scores: Wayzata Holds Strong  MileSplit

Wayzata (MN) girls have the top spot all but locked up based on 2017 times in our returning team scores for the NXN Heartland Region. The team has a 1-5 ...

Band Festival royalty, marching band winners announced | Mason City & North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

MASON CITY — Janessa Reding and Jake Loken were crowned North Iowa Band Festival Queen and King Saturday afternoon in East Park.

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 ...

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 ...

The Top 500 Performances At The Roy Griak Invitational All-Time  MileSplit

Check out the top 500 performances at Roy Griak all-time.

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