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At last, school’s out

May 30, 2015 With the school year completed, students cheered and embraced as they left the halls of Fort Dodge’s community schools Friday, ready for summer reces. more »»

Pair nabbed in FD theft case

May 30, 2015 A stolen property investigation has led to the arrests of two people on multiple charges. The investigation began Thursday when Fort Dodge police officers were called to EZ Pawn, 1626 Fifth Ave. S. more »»

Arneson bonds out

May 30, 2015 A Fort Dodge man charged with sexual abuse is awaiting his arraignment in Webster County District Cour. more »»

Drilling against disaster

May 29, 2015 If a plane crashes at Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex, area emergency personnel are prepared. more »»

More bird flu found in area

May 29, 2015 WEBSTER?CITY?— The Hamilton County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution proclaiming a civil emergency Thursday morning following the report of a possible avian flu case in Hamilton County. more »»

SCC students end unique school year

May 29, 2015 LAKE CITY — It wasn’t your typical last day of school. more »»

FDSH holds Culinary Challenge

May 29, 2015 Fort Dodge Senior High’s culinary students participated in the school’s annual Culinary Challenge Thursday. For the class competition, students worked to prepare dishes for a panel of student judge. more »»

Humboldt ‘beefs up’ summer school

May 29, 2015 In preparation for more testing in 2017, Humboldt Community School District is expanding its summer school program for elementary students. more »»

Fields of butterflies

May 28, 2015 Future generations of monarch butterflies were hopefully given a boost Wednesday afternoon when two of the special education classes from Fort Dodge Senior High planted 75 milkweed seedlings near th... more »»

Transportation plan prepared for the region

May 28, 2015 Regional leaders are creating a plan for the next four years worth of federal road funding — and are hoping the federal funds will still be there to do i. more »»

Newcomers spring into Fort Dodge Wednesday

May 28, 2015 Newcomers to Fort Dodge had the chance to meet new people and see what the city has to offer at Spring Into Fort Dodge Wednesday at Shimkat Motors. more »»

Disaster drill set at FD airport today

May 28, 2015 The Fort Dodge Regional Airport has scheduled a full-scale disaster drill beginning at 8:30 a.m. today. more »»

St. Paul celebrates end of school year

May 28, 2015 St. Paul Lutheran School concluded its 2014-15 year Wednesday, with family members joining the school’s students for closing chapel. more »»

CIS helps victims of domestic, sexual abuse

May 27, 2015 When someone becomes a victim of domestic or sexual violence, there are a number of agencies available to help them receive support. more »»

Buried power lines proposed for 15th St.

May 27, 2015 Power lines along a heavily-traveled section of North 15th Street in Fort Dodge may eventually be placed underground. more »»

Crossing work is slated for later this year

May 27, 2015 Drivers on Iowa Highways 17 and 7 will experience brief detours later this year as work is done to rehabilitate railroad crossings. Webster County’s ALICE training also began Tuesday afternoon. more »»

Larson: Existing businesses are key to growth

May 27, 2015 Retaining the businesses that are already in town is considered a key part of the economic development strategy for Fort Dodge, and the City Council received a briefing Tuesday on efforts to do just... more »»

FDCSD approves three FDSH bids

May 27, 2015 The Fort Dodge Community School District board, meeting at Butler Elementary Tuesday, approved three bids for Fort Dodge Senior High projects. more »»

Humboldt sups award contract for LEC project

May 27, 2015 DAKOTA CITY — The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors awarded a contract for the remodeling of the law enforcement center Tuesday. The board received four bids for the project. more »»

Humboldt supervisors discuss board vacancy

May 27, 2015 DAKOTA CITY — Facing a vacancy when Supervisor Harlan Hansen retires, the members of the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors discussed their options Monday. more »»

Region marks Memorial Day

May 26, 2015 The Fort Dodge community paid tribute to those who gave their lives for their country during a Monday morning ceremony filled with patriotic music. more »»


Fishing tournament May 30, 2015

The Moose Lodge Rod and Gun Club is holding its annual Fishing Tournament Saturday at Badger Lake. Fishing is from 6 a.m. to noon with weigh-ins at noon. There will be prizes in three age groups. The tournament is free and is open to the public. There will be door prizes. more »

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