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Fair days have arrived

July 10, 2016 2016 WEBSTER COUNTY FAIR DAILY SCHEDULE Saturday, June 25 Educational Presentations, Extemporaneous Speaking, Clothing Selection, $15 Challenge and Fashion Revue Judging Monday, July 11 Set up... more »»

Webster County Fair opens Wednesday

July 10, 2016 Over the past year, 4-H Club members throughout Webster County have been preparing for this week. more »»

And still there is more to see & do!

July 10, 2016 Webster County Farm Bureau to host Sweet Corn Feed A Sweet Corn Feed will again be an event the whole family can enjoy at the 2016 Webster County Fair. more »»


July 9, 2016 In the aftermath of the shooting in Dallas, Texas, that left five police officers dead, law enforcement officers across the nation are mourning the tragedy. more »»


July 9, 2016 “Common.” Locally, the usual words are used to describe three shootings of very different kinds in only three days — tragedy, fear, sadness, anger. more »»

Man burned when fumes ignite

July 9, 2016 A man found out the hard way Friday afternoon that alcohol and cigarettes don’t go together when trying to deal with bugs. more »»

Humboldt law enforcement levy reviewed

July 9, 2016 DAKOTA CITY — The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors met Friday with leaders of cities in the county to discuss a proposed unified law enforcement levy. more »»

Power outages, trees down: High winds do damage in, around FD

July 8, 2016 Across north central Iowa Thursday, people were cleaning up after storms rolled through the area overnight, knocking out power in some areas and bringing down tree. more »»

Almost Home to launch K-9 & Kit-10 Kids Klub

July 8, 2016 The proper care and treatment of animals is important. more »»

Sampling the fun at the Calhoun County Expo

July 8, 2016 ROCKWELL CITY — A horse show and exotic animal show were just part of the fun at the annual Calhoun County Expo Thursday. more »»

Local Wendy’s may have been hit in cyberattacks

July 8, 2016 The Wendy’s restaurant in Fort Dodge is among the hamburger chain’s sites that were possibly hit by cyberattacks targeting customers’ credit and debit card information, the company reported Thursda. more »»

Humboldt residents seek changes to animal control laws

July 8, 2016 HUMBOLDT — The Humboldt City Council has been asked to revise its animal control and protection ordinance. On Tuesday, the council heard from three residents asking for a revisio. more »»

State suspends license of FD insurance agent

July 7, 2016 A Fort Dodge insurance agent who has worked with Webster County and the regional waste agency has received a two-month suspension of his license from state regulators. more »»

County to test tornado sirens

July 7, 2016 At 2:30 p.m. today, Webster County Emergency Management will test the tornado sirens county-wide. more »»

Four houses targeted in FD drug investigation

July 7, 2016 A series of coordinated drug raids in Fort Dodge early Wednesday led to the arrests of two people on multiple charges. more »»

DNR would like to eradicate carp in Elm Lake

July 7, 2016 CLARION — Officials with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources are calling for the elimination of common carp in Elm Lake, located five miles northeast of Clarion, with the hope of improving the... more »»

Wright welcomes Prestage

July 6, 2016 CLARION — Prestage Foods of Iowa LLC has plans to construct a new multi-million dollar pork processing facility in Wright County, bringing 900 new full-time jobs to the area, the Wright County Board... more »»

Oil pipeline gets easements

July 6, 2016 Further paving the way for a crude oil pipeline to be built, the Webster County Board of Supervisors approved a drainage crossing easement with Dakota Access LLC Tuesday. more »»

Fourth Duncombe bid OK’d

July 6, 2016 A fourth bid package has been approved for the ongoing Duncombe Elementary construction projec. more »»



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