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More Money Needed to Finish All-Inclusive Playground

ANKENY, Iowa — A new place to play is now open in the metro. Kids started using part of the new all-inclusive playground at Ankeny’s Miracle Park this month. 325 more words


Breaking ground on the McQuillen Place development

CHARLES CITY, Iowa – A major project in north Iowa is moving forward.

City leaders and developers in Charles City broke ground on a multi-million dollar project Monday morning. 156 more words


Heightened security at Charles City elementary school

CHARLES CITY, Iowa – It’s “America’s Safe School Week” and an area district is showing off their new security measures.

This recognition of safety is coming at the perfect time for the Charles City Community School District. 308 more words


Iowa taser policies may be lacking

KIMT NEWS 3 – A study is showing that Iowa may be lacking in policies when it comes to taser use, and one local organization is hoping to raise awareness about it. 136 more words


Not guilty plea in alleged credit card fraud

CHARLES CITY, Iowa – A Floyd County man has pled not guilty to charges he was part of a credit card scheme.

32-year-old Matthew Kirsch of Charles City is accused of 11 counts of credit card fraud, eight felonies and three aggravated misdemeanors, and felony ongoing criminal conduct.  93 more words


Photo 365 #74

One of the things I love about fall is the profusion of color.  From fiery reds to golden oranges, color abounds.

I found these late blooms among the changing leaves at the courthouse today as I ran errands at work.   76 more words