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Enrollment up at ICCC for 2014-2015

October 15, 2014 Iowa Central Community College’s credit hour numbers have grown in 2014-15. more »»

Forum hosts recorder candidates

October 15, 2014 Democrat Lindsay Boeckman and Republican Shari Burke both said their experience makes them most qualified for Webster County recorder for a crowd of about 85 Tuesday night at a forum run by the... more »»

Training before destruction

October 15, 2014 Fort Dodge firefighter Tom Ubben spent part of Tuesday morning just laying around — literally. While this might sound inviting, it was anything but. more »»

Bringus trial is moved to December

October 15, 2014 A man charged with attempted murder during a home invasion in Coalville will stand trial in December. Jason J. Bringus, 37, of Fort Dodge, had his trial date continued to Dec. more »»

Sups approve capital improvements

October 15, 2014 Air conditioner and backup generator projects were approved by the Webster County Board of Supervisors Tuesday, as part of the long-range capital improvement pla. more »»

Spokes for Hope

October 14, 2014 The jewelry being made by the residents of the Beacon of Hope Ministries shelter is more than the sum of the parts that go into the creations. more »»

Council splits over land for connector

October 14, 2014 Some property needed for a new downtown street connection was purchased by the Fort Dodge City Council Monday. more »»

Expansion of agency is approved

October 14, 2014 The Fort Dodge Housing Agency will be administering a federally-funded program outside the city limits as a result of City Council action Monday. more »»

Benson touts experience as a prosecutor

October 14, 2014 Prosecuting criminals has been the focus of First Assistant Webster County Attorney Jennifer Benson for most of her legal career, and she said Monday that she wants to keep serving the public by... more »»

Rhone pleads guilty to shooting

October 14, 2014 A Fort Dodge teen who committed a drive-by shooting in August has pleaded guilty to the charge. more »»

Ash borer strategy evolving in FD

October 14, 2014 The strategy for combating the emerald ash borer in Fort Dodge may eventually involve using a chemical to keep some trees alive until forestry crews can cut them down, members of the City Council... more »»

Humboldt sups OK road rock

October 14, 2014 DAKOTA CITY — The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors agreed to a request to add rock to the southern mile of Gotch Park Road Monday. more »»

FD school board approves calendar request

October 14, 2014 The Fort Dodge Community School District board held three public hearings at its regular meeting Monday. A hearing was held on the district’s application for a continued innovative calendar request. more »»

Lehigh discusses utilities issue

October 14, 2014 LEHIGH — The city of Lehigh is still seeking to square away delinquent utilities accounts, some of which have been behind for years, the City Council said Monda. more »»

Klindt honored by teammates

October 14, 2014 Braxton Klindt, an eighth-grade football player with autism, was honored at Fort Dodge Middle School by his coaches and teammates Monda. more »»

Chili contest brings the heat

October 13, 2014 With the smell of fresh chili in the air, Bryan Holst and Bo Tucker battled to see who could eat a bowl of chili the fastest on Sunday. They also had to finish a beer and a full pack of crackers. more »»

Boy injured in collision

October 13, 2014 A young boy was taken to Trinity Regional Medical Center Monday afternoon after the bike he was riding was hit by a car. more »»

Bridal Spectacular is about ideas

October 13, 2014 Planning a wedding can be difficult, but the vendors at the sixth annual Younkers 2014 Bridal Spectacular, presented by The Messenger, on Sunday were there to help. more »»

Celebrating the outdoors

October 13, 2014 Families flocked to the John F. Kennedy Memorial Park Sunday for the annual Fall Park Festival. Kids rolled down hills, roasted marshmallows and participated in a variety of outdoor activities. more »»

RSVP will help winterize homes in need

October 13, 2014 A group of volunteers will once again help make winter a bit warmer for some area residents. On Nov. more »»



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