Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 31 Jul 2014 10:40:25 EDTThu, 31 Jul 2014 10:40:25 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssBriefshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/577673.htmlFor insurance, few acknowledge smoking DES MOINES (AP) - Surveys show about 20 percent of adults in Iowa smoke regularly, but a much smaller percentage acknowledged their habit when signing up for insurance with federally mandated form.Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTFDCSD board to meet Mondayhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/577583.htmlThe Fort Dodge Community School District board will have a meeting Monday at the Central Administration Office, 104 S. 17th St.Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTFD health center collecting sockshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/577494.htmlCommunity Health Center of Fort Dodge is collecting new socks for children in need to wear on their first day of school. Wells Fargo, 822 Central Ave., is a collection site for the socks. Donations will be accepted until Thursday.Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTDonations sought for memorialhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/577495.htmlDonations are being accepted for the Gone, But Not Forgotten memorial that will be dedicated to those who fought in Vietnam from 1959 to 1975. To donate, make a check or money order payable to: Fort Dodge Community Foundation/United Way, 24 N.Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTHealth Department offering dental clinichttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/577496.htmlThe Webster County Health Department is holding dental sealant clinics again this summer. The next ones will be held Tuesday and Aug. 5. Clinics are held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The service is free for children 6 to 18.Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT