Jan. 13, 2008
NEWS: Former Moorland resident Jason Moe received his professional engineering license in mechanical engineering in Kansas.
SPORTS: South Hamilton beat St. Edmond 51-48 in girls basketball.
Jan. 13, 1993
NEWS: Will Patterson was elected mayor of Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: Former ...
Jan. 12, 2008
NEWS: Roy Heggen, of Dayton, painted more than 30 country churches on muslin squares that were made into a quilt by his sister.
SPORTS: Manson Northwest Webster beat Southeast Webster Grand 58-47 in girls basketball.
Jan. 12, 1993
NEWS: Airman 1st Class Donald W. ...
Jan. 11, 2008
NEWS: Fort Dodge School Board President Stu Cochrane said that enough money had been pledged to guarantee the purchase and installation of artifical turf at Dodger Stadium.
SPORTS: Humboldt beat St. Edmond 48-28 in wrestling.
Jan. 11, 1993
NEWS: Mike Hardy, of Lohrville, ...
Jan. 10, 2008
NEWS: Plans for the proposed Northcentral Iowa Ag-Industrial Park west of Fort Dodge on Iowa Highway 7 were shown at a public meeting.
SPORTS: Manson Northwest Webster beat Pomeroy-Palmer 83-0 in a wrestling dual.
Jan. 10, 1993
NEWS: The Twin Lakes District of Boy Scouts ...
Jan. 9, 2008
NEWS: The late Paul and Mary Kranz left $1.3 million to the St. Edmond Catholic Schools and Holy Trinity Parish.
SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Pocahontas Area 79-42 in boys basketball.
Jan. 9, 1993
NEWS: Elvis fans and stamp collectors lines up at the Fort Dodge Post Office as ...
Jan. 8, 2008
NEWS: Rep. McKinley Bailey, D-Webster City, gave the Wright County Board of Supervisors an update about action at the state level.
SPORTS: Prairie Valley beat Rockwell City-Lytton, 53-34, in boys basketball.
Jan. 8, 1993
NEWS: Calhoun County Treasurer Joyce Toms was ...
Jan. 7, 2008
NEWS: Jan Merz marked 17 years on the Fort Dodge school board.
SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Southeastern 64-45 in women’s basketball.
Jan. 7, 1993
NEWS: Gilmore City bought a new ambulance.
SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Buena Vista JV 86-71 in men’s basketball.
Jan. 7, ...
Jan. 6, 2008
NEWS: All Cultures Equal in Webster City held a Three Kings Day event.
SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Laurens-Marathon 58-12 at the St. Edmond Duals wrestling tournament.
Jan. 6, 1993
NEWS: Crystal Pepsi was about to hit the shelves of area grocery and convenience ...
Jan. 5, 2008
NEWS: After the Iowa caucuses, campaign volunteers cleaned out the local offices of presidential candidates.
SPORTS: Southeast Webster-Grand beat Rockwell City-Lytton 53-33 in girls basketball.
Jan. 5, 1993
NEWS: Former Algona resident Airman Allan M. Grandgenett graduated ...
Jan. 4, 2008
NEWS: Brooklyn Barlow was the first baby born in Fort Dodge in 2008.
SPORTS: Algona beat St. Edmond 66-6 in wrestling.
Jan. 4, 1993
NEWS: Corpus Christi Elementary School sixth-graders wrote personalized books for their first-grade buddies.
SPORTS: The Buffalo Bills ...
Jan. 3, 2008
NEWS: Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge.
SPORTS:Iowa State beat South Caroline Upstate 72-48 in men’s basketball.
Jan. 3, 1993
NEWS: Dr. Robert Ronconi was named president of the Fort Dodge District of the Iowa Dental ...
Jan. 2, 2008
NEWS: Presidential candidate John Edwards made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: USC beat Illinois 49-17 in the Rose Bowl.
Jan. 2, 1993
NEWS: Kevin Garner, of Watseka, Illinois, was beginning an internship at Faith Lutheran Church, rural Palmer.
SPORTS: Alabama ...
Jan. 1, 2008
NEWS: Presidential candidate Joe Biden made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: Oregon beat South Florida 56-21 in the Sun Bowl.
Jan. 1, 1993
NEWS: Fire destroyed a laying house at Farmegg Products, killing an estimated 100,000 laying hens and resulting in an estimated ...
Dec. 31, 2007
NEWS: Bryan Hurd and Morgan Pratkelis were featured in Character Corner.
SPORTS: Iowa State beat Albany 76-64 in football.
Dec. 31, 1992
NEWS: Farmers Cooperative Co. and Dayton Co-op Elevator announced plans to merge.
SPORTS: Iowa Central’s Shane Arnold placed fifth ...
Dec. 30, 2007
NEWS: Five new bird species were spotted during the fifth annual National Audubon Society bird count.
SPORTS: Jerad Helmers rolled a 300 game, 800 series.
Dec. 30, 1992
NEWS: Don Jondle, of Manson, was recognized by Pioneer Hybrid for the highest corn yield in the local ...
Dec. 29, 2007
NEWS: Nate Kannegleter joined Kemna Auto of Fort Dodge as a general sales manager.
SPORTS: Rockwell City-Lytton graduate Jill Johnson was selected as a finalist for the Coach Wooden Cup.
Dec. 29, 1992
NEWS: The Fort Dodge Regional Airport had nearly reached its goal of ...
Dec. 28, 2007
NEWS: Presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: Andy Nagel, a senior at St. Edmond, was highlighted in The Messenger’s “Timeout With” feature.
Dec. 28, 1992
NEWS: Helen Lang, of Manson, made teddy bears for her 12 ...
Dec. 27, 2007
NEWS: Presidential candidate Barack Obama made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: Purdue beat Central Michigan 51-48 in the Motor City Bowl.
Dec. 27, 1992
NEWS: Insurance agent Jim Hennick, of Webster City, made wooden rocking horses as a hobby.
SPORTS: UNLV beat ...
Dec. 26, 2007
NEWS: Chuck Crimmins, of Fort Dodge, had extended his Christmas decorations to include his neighbor’s yard.
SPORTS: BYU beat UCLA 17-16 in the Las Vegas Bowl.
Dec. 26, 1992
NEWS: Bob and Marie Zakeer were retiring from the “little restaurant on the corner” of Eighth ...
Dec. 25, 2007
NEWS: Hilton Bock and Daphne Alstott were featured in Character Corner
SPORTS: Jerry and Linda Henderson each bowled a perfect game in the same league session.
Dec. 25, 1992
NEWS: Postal carrier Shirley Hepburn wore a Santa suit to deliver mail in Fort Dodge.