Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usTue, 22 Jul 2014 11:20:55 EDTTue, 22 Jul 2014 11:20:55 EDT Trip makes FD stop on Monday took off into outer space for an adventure with superheroes, princesses and scientists, and they did it all without picking up a video game or watching TV.Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTIce cream social honors 'Rosa Parks of Iowa' ice cream social at Fort Dodge city square Monday celebrated diversity and honored the life of Edna Griffin. According to Jamie Anderson, Webster County Cultural Diversity team chair, Griffin is a figure worthy of recognition.Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTLehigh city clerk suspended - Lehigh City Clerk Wanda Ganeff has been suspended - though city officials declined to say why Monday. "To my knowledge she was suspended today," said Lehigh Mayor Mark Johnson.Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTState auditor speaks in FD property tax cut approved in 2013 will force the state government to spend an increasing amount of money every year to compensate cities and school districts, according to Auditor of State Mary Mosima.Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTBicyclists descend on Emmetsburg Monday - The streets of Emmetsburg were filled with bicyclists Monday evening as riders from across the state stopped in town during RAGBRAI. Emmetsburg was selected as one of the overnight stops during the bike ride which goes across the state.Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT