Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSun, 26 Oct 2014 03:14:48 EDTSun, 26 Oct 2014 03:14:48 EDT board to meet Monday Fort Dodge Community School District board will have a 6 p.m. meeting Monday at Fort Dodge Middle School, 800 N. 32nd St., in Room 768, on the second floor.Sun, 26 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTNorth 16th to close Monday, Tuesday permitting, beginning Monday and through Tuesday, North 16th Street, just south of 10th Avenue North, will be closed to through traffic. Local traffic will have access and detours will be in place.Sun, 26 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTNorth 16th closed to through traffic closure of North 16th Street just south of 10th Avenue North will continue today. Local traffic will have access, but detours will reroute all through traffic.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTConstruction of Jefferson casino on track (AP) - Officials said the construction of a casino in Jefferson remains on schedule despite some unfavorable weather.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTUnpaid taxes are accruing penalties deadline for property tax payments was Sept. 30. Any unpaid taxes are now past due, and will accrue penalties. Delinquent taxes accrue 1.5 percent interest each month they are not paid, according to Webster County Treasurer Jan Messerly.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT