Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSun, 7 Feb 2016 12:14:31 EDTSun, 7 Feb 2016 12:14:31 EDT fate of a proposed oil pipeline through Iowa may be decided in a series of hearings starting Monday. The Iowa Utilities Board will meet from 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the board's meeting room, 1375 E. Court Ave.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTA question of safety voters go to the polls in the special Fort Dodge schools bond election Tuesday, they won't only be asked about approving a new Duncombe School building, though it was closed in August 2015 due to structural concern.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTSaving Daniel Rhodes LAKE - Every once in a while, an art lover or small group on a pilgrimage wanders into a library in Storm Lake, looking for the treasure that most people who live there have long ago stopped noticing.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTPratt is Best Sports Columnist Pratt, The Messenger's sports editor, was recognized Friday as this year's Best Sports Columnist among Iowa's largest newspapers. The award was presented during the annual Iowa Newspaper Association banquet in Des Moines.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTBryson sentenced to prison terms Bryson will spend up to 20 years in prison resulting from multiple charges for which he was sentenced Friday. He had pleaded guilty to the charges late last month.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT