Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 1 Oct 2014 18:42:43 EDTWed, 1 Oct 2014 18:42:43 EDT,739 lose power Sunday night about 8:30 p.m. Sunday, 1,739 MidAmerican Energy customers in Humboldt, Calhoun, Webster and Pocahontas counties lost power. Power was restored as of about 10 p.m.Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTIRSPA to hold conference in FD Iowa Retired School Personnel Association will hold its annual meeting and conference in Fort Dodge Wednesday and Thursday.Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTPart of Central Avenue to close today westbound lane of Central Avenue between 15th and 16th streets will be closed today, according to an announcement from the Fort Dodge Public Works Department. City crews will be doing concrete repairs needed as a result of a water main break.Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTHome invasion leaves woman, 83, hurt MOINES (AP) - An 83-year-old Des Moines woman was hospitalized after a home invader attacked her, police said Wednesday. Police said Phyllis Tawney was headed to bed Tuesday night when she saw a man in her bathroom.Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTSchool bus driver treated after crash (AP) - An eastern Iowa school bus driver was sent to the hospital following a crash Monday, with no students aboar.Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT