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The music and passions of Simon Estes

September 27, 2015 Internationally renowned opera singer Simon Estes gets as much as he gives when he performs with the student choirs involved in his Roots & Wings tour. more »»

Cruise is family affair

September 27, 2015 For Cory Beck, of Eagle Grove, his two restored Chevrolets are worth much more than their sticker value. more »»

Laura Ingalls Wilder events planned in Webster City

September 27, 2015 WEBSTER CITY — Programs featuring the stories and experiences of novelist Laura Ingalls Wilder will be presented Saturday by researcher and re-enactor Sarah Uthof. more »»

Unmasking a community asset

September 27, 2015 Masks may be used to conceal and disguise, but when it comes to the inaugural Masquerade for Your Health Ball, the Community Health Clinic aims to use them to draw attention to the services and care... more »»

Watching apples grow

September 20, 2015 LEHIGH — A fella’s gotta be doing something. That’s all there is to i. more »»

Oktoberfest offers more beer and music

September 20, 2015 Oktoberfest is just around the corner and promises more beer and good music. more »»

Performing arts are alive in Fort Dodge

September 20, 2015 The performing arts are alive in the Fort Dodge area. Whether it’s playing instruments, singing or acting, there’s a spot for everybody. more »»

Fighting back against Alzheimer’s

September 20, 2015 With each footfall participants in the 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s take Saturday at the Fort Dodge Middle School, 800 N. 32nd S. more »»

Grandparents Day

September 13, 2015 ROCKWELL CITY — If kids love cotton candy, and Jodi Frank loves kids, it only makes sense that a cotton candy machine sits in her kitchen. And gets used a lot. more »»

What a way to go

September 13, 2015 An evening of decadence and indulgence will benefit a historical home when the Friends of the Vincent House present “Death by Chocolate” Friday at the Vincent House, 824 Third Ave. S. more »»

Calling all crime writers

September 13, 2015 Practice makes perfect when it comes to amateur sleuths writing tales of intrigue and mystery, said nationally known Iowa-based mystery writer Donald Harstad. more »»

Celebrating recovery

September 13, 2015 Community and Family Resources will hold its third annual Family Fun Festival on Sept. more »»

Back to the ‘50s

September 6, 2015 EAGLE GROVE — Just south of Broadway on Cedar, a garage door opens a crack in time. more »»

Words, images come together

September 6, 2015 A turn of a phrase can be a work of art and a work of art can inspire volumes of written words. more »»

Brown Bag Briefings begin in October

September 6, 2015 These weekly sessions are held from noon to 1 p.m. each Thursday in October in the meeting room of the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. Attendees may bring a sack lunch. Coffee is provided. more »»

Family fun at the Fort

September 6, 2015 The Fort Museum will be full of puppets, magic and baskets next weekend during Fort Family Fun Days. more »»

Shall we dance?

August 30, 2015 HUMBOLDT — It’s called the fest with the personal touch, this Labor Day weekend Polka Fest in Humboldt. more »»

Father, son run the rodeo

August 30, 2015 A father and son work together each year to make sure the Dayton Rodeo goes off perfectl. more »»

School days ahead

August 23, 2015 By JESSE MAJOR For many, school starts this week. But it’s not too late to get good deals when looking for supplies. more »»

Fonda’s ‘everyman’

August 23, 2015 FONDA — When Fonda’s Chief of Police Alex Leu steps out of his truck, he’s never certain what’s going to happen, but these days it’s a good bet the Celebrate Labor Day 2015 will be part of the... more »»

Gilmore City has plans for some fun

August 23, 2015 GILMORE CITY — Gilmore City is preparing for its 32nd annual Gilmore City Fun Days, which is Friday through Sunday. more »»


Apple Fest at the Community Orchard October 3, 2015

#AppleFest - 2nd Weekend Where: #CommunityOrchards, 2237 160th Street, #FortDodge, IA 50501

Description: 2nd weekend of Apple Fest! Enjoy rides to the pumpkin patch, including our Scarecrow Contest and check out our new Corn Maze located adjacent to the Back 40 Playground. more »

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