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Road resurfacing to begin Monday

July 16, 2014 Road construction is scheduled to start on Webster County Road D43 between Callender and U.S. Highway 169 on Monday. Through traffic will be maintained during construction. more »»

Next dental clinic set for Monday

July 16, 2014 The Webster County Health Department is holding dental sealant clinics again this summer. The next one is Monday. Additional clinics will be held July 29 and Aug. 5. Clinics are held from 9 a.. more »»

Accident at Brushy Creek

July 16, 2014 Webster County Sheriff’s Deputy Derek Christie records the scene Wednesday afternoon as rescue workers help Terry Frazier, 52, of Fort Dodge, following a motorcycle accident in Brushy Creek State... more »»

FDCSD board to meet Monday

July 13, 2014 The Fort Dodge Community School District board will have a meeting Monday at the Central Administration Office, 104 S. 17th St. more »»

Heritage winner announced

July 13, 2014 ALGONA — The winner of the Algona Founders’ Day Heritage Award was the Rev. Cecil Friedman. more »»

Registration has begun for FD schools

July 12, 2014 Registration for the 2014-15 school year is currently taking place at the Fort Dodge Community Schools. more »»

FDSH car raffle drawing is Tuesday

July 11, 2014 The raffle drawing for the 2014 Ford Mustang GT to support the Fort Dodge Senior High Athletics and Activities Department will take place Tuesday. The winning ticket will be drawn at 5:30 p.. more »»

MidAmerican begins wire theft effort

July 11, 2014 DES MOINES — Mid-American Energy Co. said it has launched a program designed to combat copper wire theft in the Fort Dodge area. more »»

Woman’s death called suspicious

July 10, 2014 WALKER (AP) — Authorities in eastern Iowa said the death of a woman found in the middle of a road is suspicious. more »»

Decorah eagle dies after electrocution

July 10, 2014 DECORAH (AP) — Researchers monitoring a young eagle in Decorah said the bird died after being electrocuted by a power line. more »»

‘Field of Dreams’ sculpture in butter

July 10, 2014 DES MOINES (AP) — The Iowa State Fair will feature a “Field of Dreams” butter sculpture this year along with its iconic butter cow. more »»

Burke hosts ‘Coffee with the Candidate’

July 10, 2014 Webster County recorder candidate Shari Burke will host a “Coffee with the Candidate” meeting at 9 a.m. today at Central Perk, 14 S. 14th S. more »»

Street closings announced in FD

July 10, 2014 Parts of two Fort Dodge streets will be closed today and Friday for repaving, according to the city engineering staff. Those streets are: • South 19th Street between 12th Avenue South and 21st Street. more »»

Officials set schedules for harvesting hay

July 10, 2014 AMES (AP) — Iowa transportation officials have set two schedules for harvesting hay within state-maintained highway. more »»

chool district worker accused of stealing

July 10, 2014 WELLMAN (AP) — A former business manager for an Iowa school district has been accused of stealing about $8,000 through an employee credit card. more »»

Hail hits Fort Dodge

June 30, 2014 Large hail has hit Fort Dodge from a Monday morning thunderstorm, some considerably larger than a quarter. more »»

Marian Home fireworks postponed

June 27, 2014 The fireworks at the Marian Home have been postponed until July 7. They will begin at dusk. more »»

Boil order in Moorland

June 23, 2014 MOORLAND — A boil order has been issued for Moorland. According to Emergency Management Coordinator Tony Jorgensen, some contractors were working in Moorland when they struck a 6-inch pipe. more »»

10th Avenue North to close Tuesday

June 22, 2014 Weather permitting, Fort Dodge Asphalt will be closing 10th Avenue North from North 32nd Street to the city limits to through traffic. more »»

UPDATE: Fire was arson, officials say

June 22, 2014 Saturday afternoon’s fire was deliberately set, officials say. more »»



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