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August 30, 2016 A Fort Dodge man was injured after his Dodge Ram pickup truck went airborne over an embankment south of Fort Dodge Monday afternoon, according to Amy Stringer, Webster County sheriff’s deputy. more »»

Construction on contested land can begin

August 30, 2016 After a judge again denied the request for a stay, landowners opposed to an oil pipeline being built across their land may see construction this week. more »»

Prestage to share economic benefits, Null says

August 30, 2016 Jere Null, chief operating officer of Prestage Foods of Iowa, said the new $240 million Prestage pork processing plant will have a positive impact on the north central Iowa region and will provide... more »»

UnitedHealthcare official confirms Medicaid losses

August 30, 2016 DES MOINES — A representative for one of the insurance companies overseeing Iowa’s newly privatized Medicaid program said Monday the company has lost money during the system’s implementation, but... more »»

Iowa Democratic leader touts link with younger voters

August 30, 2016 A connection with younger voters and a strong organization are the keys to victory for the Iowa Democratic Party, according to its leader. “Younger people are one of our targets,” Dr. more »»

Humboldt supervisors offer Oxbow Park for sale again

August 30, 2016 DAKOTA CITY — The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors agreed Monday to try again to sell county-owned Oxbow Park. more »»

Humboldt supervisors offer Oxbow Park for sale again

August 30, 2016 DAKOTA CITY — The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors agreed Monday to try again to sell county-owned Oxbow Park. more »»

Branstad says State Patrol could deal with pipeline protests

August 30, 2016 PELLA (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad said he’ll authorize the Iowa State Patrol to deal with protesters who could try to stop construction of a $3.8 billion oil pipeline. more »»

Restraining order against protesters sought

August 30, 2016 DES MOINES (AP) — The company building an oil pipeline across Iowa is asking a federal judge to issue a restraining order against two protest groups and their leaders. more »»

Down on the farm

August 29, 2016 PALMER — There were no screens or smartphones of any kind at the 33rd annual Wiegert Prairie Fall Fest on Sunday as visitors got a glimpse into how people lived during the 1800s. more »»

On patrol

August 29, 2016 When law enforcement agencies across the state patrol the roads over the next week, they will have one goal in mind — stopping a recent trend of higher-than-normal fatal accidents. more »»

Chug a luggin’ around Brushy Creek

August 29, 2016 HOMER — Earl Hanson, of Dayton, bought his John Deere tractor new in 1958. more »»

Canine reunion

August 28, 2016 As the many Leader Dogs in training showed off their skills Saturday afternoon during the sixth annual Puppy Day at the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility, one of the alumni, a black lab named Lady,... more »»

Hate crimes forum coming to FD

August 28, 2016 A forum focusing on hate crimes is coming to Fort Dodge Tuesday. It will feature law enforcement and public safety agencies talking about hate crimes and how to prevent them. more »»

Guyader, Einwalter new to Fort Museum

August 28, 2016 New faces at the Fort Museum and Frontier Village are looking to bring a fresh perspective to the historic site. more »»

On time and under budget

August 28, 2016 A plain gray building on South 32nd Street in Fort Dodge defies the stereotype of municipal projects being late and more expensive than planned. more »»

Tires and bottles

August 27, 2016 OTHO — A group of Koch Nitrogen employees who went on a river cleanup Friday afternoon didn’t have to paddle very far before they hit paydirt — or more accurately — a tire filled with dirt. more »»

Landowners’ attorney blames Dakota Access

August 27, 2016 The attorney for landowners seeking to temporarily block a pipeline on their property fired back at claims the landowners had waited too long to seek a stay that would halt construction, at least... more »»

Cub Scout sessions coming to area

August 27, 2016 Area elementary school-age boys who are interested in joining Cub Scouts will have the opportunity to do so at an upcoming series of informational sessions. more »»

Dealing with job stress in law enforcement

August 27, 2016 It’s no secret that law enforcement is a stressful job. more »»


Daybreak Rotary August 30, 2016

Daybreak Rotary Club: 6:45 a.m., Conference Room 101, Iowa Central Triton Cafe Building, Iowa Central Community College. more »

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