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FD boys dropped by Rams

January 10, 2015 PLEASANT HILL — The Fort Dodge boys basketball team failed to get on track Friday night, suffering a 58-51 setback to Southeast Polk. more »»

FD girls no match for SE Polk

January 10, 2015 PLEASANT HILL — Unable to overcome a sluggish start, the Fort Dodge girls were doubled up by 10th-ranked (Class 5A) Southeast Polk in a 72-36 decision here Friday night. more »»

N-F hands PAC its first loss

January 10, 2015 POCAHONTAS — The No. 9 (Class 1A) Newell-Fonda girls stunned top-ranked (3A) Pocahontas Area/Laurens-Marathon here Friday night, 58-50. more »»

Tritons open national duals

January 9, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Luke Moffitt’s No. 3 (NJCAA) Iowa Central wrestling team will look to make a statement at this weekend’s NWCA National Duals. more »»

Dodgers back on the mat in home triangular

January 8, 2015 Fort Dodge’s first wrestling meet of 2015 will come at home on Thursday in a triangular against Ankeny Centennial and West Des Moines Valley. Start time is set for 5:30 p.m. more »»

Gaels set to take on IF-A, GH/V

January 8, 2015 The St. Edmond wrestling team returns to the mat tonight against North Central Conference foe Iowa Falls-Alden and Garner-Hayfield/Ventura. Action begins at 6:30 p.m. more »»

Heim captures women's tourney

January 8, 2015 Leah Heim won the Fort Dodge Women’s Open Bowling Tournament at Ridgewood Lanes recently. more »»


January 7, 2015 In a cruel twist of fate for Iowa fans still cursing out the football program’s TaxSlayer Bowl debacle, head coach Kirk Ferentz will receive a $525,000 ‘‘longevity bonus’’ at the end of this month. more »»

Overnight sensation

January 7, 2015 Taylor McKinney, so how’s your week been? It’s only Wednesday, I know, but has anything unexpected, perhaps a little crazy, happened in the last couple of days? Unless you live under a rock, by now... more »»

Gaels take on IF-A, H-D

January 6, 2015 Making their first appearance of the new year, the St. Edmond boys and girls basketball teams will play two North Central Conference doubleheaders this wee. more »»

Dodgers head to Southeast Polk

January 6, 2015 PLEASANT HILL — Another road test awaits both the Fort Dodge boys and girls basketball teams here tonight. Looking to get back on the winning track, the Dodgers will battle Southeast Polk. more »»

Jones retains UFC title

January 5, 2015 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jon Jones retained his light heavyweight title Saturday night in UFC 182, unanimously outpointing Daniel Cormier. more »»

Dodgers fall to Warriors

January 4, 2015 WAUKEE — Pulling off a road upset just wasn’t in the cards for the Fort Dodge boys basketball team on Saturday. more »»

Waukee too much for Dodger girls

January 4, 2015 WAUKEE — The Fort Dodge girls basketball team had no answers for top-ranked (Class 5A) Waukee on Saturday. more »»

Valley pulls away from Dodger boys

January 3, 2015 Everyone inside the Dodger gym Friday knew West Des Moines Valley’s plan: get the ball to Tiger junior guard Turner Scott. more »»

No. 2 Tigers too much for Fort Dodge girls

January 3, 2015 Fort Dodge head girls coach Scott Timmerman knew pushing the pace against No. 2 (Class 5A) West Des Moines Valley would be a recipe for disaster. more »»

Perfect game for Detmering

January 3, 2015 Dennis Detmering rolled a 300 game during action last week at the lanes. Determing fired his perfect game during men’s classic league competition. more »»

Dodgers back on the floor

January 2, 2015 After an extended layoff due to the holiday break, the Fort Dodge boys and girls basketball teams return to the court for two doubleheaders this week. more »»

At home on the mat

December 28, 2014 Wrestling has always been in Erik Birnbaum’s blood. Fort Dodge’s third-ranked (Class 3A) 120-pound senior is the younger brother of former Dodger three-time state qualifier, Matt. more »»

Making his own luck

December 27, 2014 The billy goat is starting to sweat. more »»



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