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Johnson named FDCF warden

May 8, 2016 Bob Johnson, a longtime employee of North Central Correctional Facility, has been named the new warden at the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility. more »»

FD autism center is in the works

May 8, 2016 Opportunity Village hopes to build an autism center in Fort Dodge. Right now, though, the group is looking for the funding. “It’s still in the works,” said Jennifer Pinske, development officer. more »»


May 7, 2016 Iowa Central Community College’s 49th annual commencement honored 495 graduating students Friday. A procession extended across the Fort Dodge campus that took 20 minutes to enter John E. more »»

FD area was considered for Prestage hog plant

May 7, 2016 The Fort Dodge area was considered a potential site for a major hog processing plant recently rejected in Mason City, and it could still be of interest to meatpacking company Prestage Farms. more »»

Welcome rally set for Honor Flight veterans

May 7, 2016 Many of the American troops who went to fight World War II, the Korean War and, especially, the Vietnam War never were honored at a proper welcome home ceremony after their duty was done. more »»

Palo Alto woman ID’d as fugitive from NY, PA

May 7, 2016 EMMETSBURG — A woman originally arrested for impaired driving is now facing multiple felony charges for allegedly using a false identity while living in Iowa. In addition, Renata J. more »»

Open for business

May 7, 2016 WEBSTER CITY — Van Diest Medical Center staff joined the Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce and community members Friday to officially open the new hospital-based clinic building on the Van Dies... more »»

Bar burglar back in Webster Co.

May 7, 2016 A West Des Moines man accused of breaking into a Dayton bar on New Year’s Day is back in Webster County to face his burglary charge. more »»

Epilepsy education seminar is Tuesday in FD

May 7, 2016 An epilepsy education seminar presented by the Epilepsy Foundation of North Central Illinois, Iowa & Nebraska’s Iowa office will begin at 5:30 p.m. more »»

Concrete assistance

May 6, 2016 A new disc golf course in Fort Dodge has seen some improvements recently thanks to a group of high school students working on a class projec. more »»

Dakota Access ready to begin pipeline

May 6, 2016 Dakota Access LLC is seeking permission to begin construction May 17 on a crude oil pipeline which would stretch 346 miles across Iowa. more »»

From Auckland with love

May 5, 2016 When Joan Barclay, of Auckland, New Zealand, arrived in Fort Dodge as an exchange student for the 1965-66 school year, she probably didn’t expect to find herself back 50 years later. more »»

Bowser creates FD accounting scholarship

May 5, 2016 A new scholarship for accounting students has been set up at Fort Dodge Senior High and St. Edmond Catholic School. David L. more »»

Distraught man surrenders in Moorland

May 5, 2016 MOORLAND — A distraught man surrendered peacefully to law enforcement Wednesday afternoon after he had previously refused to come out of his home. more »»

Touring Iowa

May 4, 2016 HUMBOLDT — Gov. Terry Branstad stressed the importance of the new biochemical tax credit to the growth of not only Fort Dodge, but for the entire state, at a business roundtable meeting Tuesday. more »»

Situation ends in Moorland

May 4, 2016 MOORLAND - A distraught man inside a Moorland home surrendered peacefully to law enforcement after he initially refused to leave. more »»

Loaded hopper cars derail near Goldfield

May 4, 2016 GOLDFIELD — Normally a quiet place, the Union Pacific Railroad right of way just south of Goldfield was a beehive of activity Tuesday morning as crews worked to remove seven loaded grain cars that... more »»

FD fugitive is caught in Illinois

May 4, 2016 A man being sought by Fort Dodge police since 2014 is back in town after being arrested in Illinois. more »»



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