By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor As a kid growing up on a small dairy farm in Wisconsin, Amanda Gentry’s dad let her drive a tractor for the first time.  She ended up crashing, which took...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, Whitewater State Park hosted annual Boy Scout Camporees.  The camporees were tremendous events, attracting over 1,000 scouts...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Bill Rothering and Reuben Schmidt first set up a grow room in the old Saratoga Creamery as a winter hobby, with the aim of growing plants for themselves,...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Last week, the green space outside of the St. Charles Public Library was full of activity as it was rapidly transformed into a long-awaited and much-...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Raymond Yoder of Valley View Greenhouse has been in the greenhouse business since 2008.  His reason why?  “Girls.  We have five girls,” he said.  “It’s a...

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Sherrie “Rose” Ann Riggins, age 54, of St. Charles died peacefully Wednesday, February 11th, at her home, surrounded by her loving family, and caregivers who have become a part of her family. Rose...
It was an eventful weekend for local dance teams, as the Section 1A Dance competition took place on Saturday, February 7th at Dover-Eyota High School. Nine teams competed in the Jazz Funk category,...
By St. Charles Press Editor Laura Berndt When envisioning the prospect of traveling to another country and constructing a building entirely by hand, the word “simple” might not come to mind. But,...
The Rochester women’s roller derby team, the MedCity Mafia, recently competed in Rochester. Towards the end of the intermission, the ladies do a gear check of their equipment.  Third from the left is St. Charles resident Sarah Ferden, checking hers.Photo by Monica Hill.
By Monica Hill Mother of two young boys, Mayo Clinic employee and leader and treasurer of her son’s boy scouts troops, this St. Charles resident has a side of her that most people would have never...
Lincoln Goodrich has fun at the sensory corner, hosted by St. Charles Community Preschool at the St. Charles ECI Family Fun event on Sunday. Photo by St. Charles Press Editor Laura Berndt.
By St. Charles Press Editor Laura Berndt On Sunday, February 8th, the St. Charles Early Childhood Initiative (ECI) hosted a fun, family-friendly event: the second annual ECI Family Fun Event....
Melinda Kieffer was sworn in by City Clerk, Karen Henry, during the February Dover City Council meeting. Photo by St. Charles Press Staff Writer Nicole L. Czarnomski
By St. Charles Press Staff Writer Nicole L. Czarnomski Mayor Roger Ihrke called the February Dover City Council meeting to order at 7 p.m. last Thursday evening. To begin the meeting, Melinda Kieffer...
By St. Charles Press Staff Writer Nathan Campbell The St. Charles School Board met for their Board Retreat last Wednesday night, holding this year’s session at the High School Library. Attending the...
By St. Charles Press Editor Laura Berndt Saturday, January 31st was the last day of the month, and, at Simple Soaps for Simple Folks in Dover, Julie Kaehler was already thinking ahead to Valentine’s...
By St. Charles Press Staff Writer Craig Hilmer The St. Charles City Council met in regular session last Tuesday, January 27th, dealing with mostly routine business. In exception to routine business...
The January meeting of the St. Charles Area Chamber of Commerce was hosted by Pastor Heather Klason at the St. Charles United Methodist Church. The event began with a social hour, complete with...

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