Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 1 Nov 2014 02:17:50 EDTSat, 1 Nov 2014 02:17:50 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss'You will be just as dead as Brandyn'http://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580641.htmlBefore Derrick McElroy was sentenced to life in prison Friday, his victim's stepmother took the opportunity to tell him the family hopes he suffers the way Brandyn Preston did.Sat, 1 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe home stretchhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580642.htmlRecent economic successes in Iowa were repeatedly touted by state Sen. Joni Ernst, Gov. Terry Branstad and other Republican candidates as they rallied with a group of cheering supporters Friday morning in Fort Dodge.Sat, 1 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTVet, 82, 'pinned' and honoredhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580643.htmlSTRATFORD - U.S. Air Force veteran Carl Cook, a resident of the Stratford Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, was recognized for his service Friday afternoon by state Sen.Sat, 1 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTPate plans voter ID systemhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580644.htmlPaul Pate, the Republican candidate for Iowa secretary of state, said Friday that he wants to implement a system for checking the identity of voters that will have little impact on people going to the polls.Sat, 1 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTApartment fire intentionally sethttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580618.htmlA Thursday night fire at a Fort Dodge apartment house was intentionally set, according to Fort Dodge Police Chief Kevin Doty. While a suspect has been identified, Doty said charges have not been filed.Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT