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Part of Avenue B is closed

October 21, 2016 Avenue B is closed to all traffic from just south of the boat ramp access to Avenue O. Detours will be posted. Use alternate routes if possible. more »»

City public open house is Thursday

October 21, 2016 The city of Fort Dodge will host a public open house from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday in the city council chambers in the Municipal Building, 819 First Ave. S. more »»

Thier artist reception is Thursday

October 21, 2016 An artist reception will be held for Hope Thier from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday in the Triton Art Gallery in Decker Auditorium lobby, Iowa Central Community College, 1 Triton Circle. more »»

FD Choral Society is seeking singers

October 21, 2016 The Fort Dodge Choral Society is looking for new faces and listening for new voices. Rehearsals for its Christmas concert are from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., with a break in the middle for snacks. more »»

WC citywide leaf pick up is Nov. 15

October 21, 2016 WEBSTER CITY — The annual citywide leaf pick up will be held Nov. 15 beginning at 7 a.m. Residents are reminded to have their leaves in plastic bags and on the curb by 7 a.m. more »»

Library computers to be worked on

October 19, 2016 Fort Dodge Public Library will be having some work done on its computer network on Thursday. The library will be open, but the computers will not be available for use until 1 p.m. that afternoon. more »»

UnityPoint to host career day

October 19, 2016 UnityPoint Health Fort Dodge will be hosting an open house and job fair Thursday afternoon and evening from 4 to 7:30 p.m. in conference rooms 1 through 4 at Trinity Regional Medical Center. more »»

Pumpkin Scarecrow Walk set in WC

October 19, 2016 WEBSTER CITY — Wilson Brewer Park is having its third annual Pumpkin Scarecrow Walk. The event will run through Nov. 1. more »»

South Eighth Street closed at Central

October 19, 2016 South Eighth Street will be closed to through traffic at Central Avenue. Central Avenue will be open. The Street Division will be replacing concrete in the street. Detours will be posted. more »»

ISU Extension hosting health insurance course in Pocahontas

October 19, 2016 POCAHONTAS — Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering a free workshop to help Pocahontas County residents understand how to make smart choices for purchasing health care coverage. more »»

Pest management course set for Oct. 27 in Pocahontas

October 19, 2016 POCAHONTAS — Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pocahontas County office will offer the Mosquito/Public Health Pest Management Continuing Instruction Course for commercial pesticide... more »»

Immersion 101 training for community partnerships will be held Thursday

October 17, 2016 The Family and Community Action Team of Calhoun, Pocahontas, Webster, Humboldt, Hamilton, and Wright Counties is offering a free Immersion 101 training from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday at St. more »»

‘Iowa at War’ to be presented

October 16, 2016 The Fort Museum and Frontier Village and Friendship Haven presents “Iowa at War during WWII” from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Monday in the Thompkins Celebration Center at Friendship Haven, 420 Kenyon Road. more »»

FD official: Boil advisory lifted

October 15, 2016 The boil advisory for the area of 17th Street Southwest between 14th and 15th avenues southwest is no longer in effect. Residents in the area have been notified. more »»

Precautionary boil advisory issued

October 12, 2016 The city of Fort Dodge Water Department is recommending boiling water before using it for drinking or to use an alternative source for 17th Street Southwest between 14th and 15th avenues S. more »»

Work to close FD intersection

October 12, 2016 The intersection at Williams Drive and 17th Avenue North will be closed today to through traffic. The Street Division will be replacing concrete in the street. Detours will be posted. more »»

Blood Drive is at Air National Guard

October 12, 2016 The Fort Dodge Air National Guard-133rd Test Squadron Blood Drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 5 at Fort Dodge Air National Guard, 1649 Nelson Ave. more »»

Conference on brain injury is this week

October 12, 2016 “Concussion, Stroke, and Other Brain Injuries: What You Need to Know,” a two-day conference, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. more »»

Canine fundraiser picnic is Thursday

October 12, 2016 The Fort Dodge Police Department is hosting a fundraising picnic Thursday to raise money for its new canine program. The picnic will be held at Oleson Park starting at 5:30 p.m. more »»

FD water main flushing is ongoing

October 12, 2016 Now through Oct. 21, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. more »»

Algona marching band takes first in Band Day Festival sweepstakes

October 10, 2016 ALGONA — Algona took sweepstakes honors in the Algona Band Day Festival on Oct. 1 in Algona. more »»


Emmetsburg Chamber Coffee October 21, 2016

EMMETSBURG — Catholic Daughters of the Americas will host the Chamber Coffee during its annual Coffee and Bake Sale from 9 to 11 a.m. TODAY at Holy Family Parish Center, Emmetsburg. more »

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