Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usTue, 9 Feb 2016 06:59:06 EDTTue, 9 Feb 2016 06:59:06 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWeather impacts polls opening todayhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/594727.htmlESTHERVILLE - Monday's blizzard has prompted the delay of the opening of the polls for the Iowa Lakes Bond Referendum today. Last week, the vote was initially delayed - and then pushed back one week - because of bad weather conditions.Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTPrivate lands workshop is Feb. 27 at Brushy Creekhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/594584.htmlA private lands workshop will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. on Feb. 27 for anyone wanting to learn ways to enhance land with practices that lead to long-term sustainability.Fri, 5 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTLife enrichment series begins Wednesdayhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/594585.htmlThe Less is More life enrichment senior series focusing on making retirement exceptional begins at 1 p.m. on Wednesday at the Tompkins Celebration Center at Friendship Haven with Social Wellness. St.Fri, 5 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTW.C. schools to dismiss earlyhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/594521.htmlWEBSTER CITY - All Webster City Community School students will be dismissed from school two hours early on Thursday because of elementary and middle school parent teacher conferences. High school will have professional development.Wed, 3 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTAn important message to our subscribers and readershttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/594497.htmlThe Messenger wants you to know that with the upcoming snow challenges there may be delays in the distribution of your newspaper throughout the week.Tue, 2 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT