Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSun, 1 Feb 2015 09:00:14 EDTSun, 1 Feb 2015 09:00:14 EDT around Algona - For Travis Kaltved, of Estherville, the lack of snow on the ice of Smith Lake near the Water's Edge Nature Center was actually an advantage as he raced his ATV in the North Iowa Off Road Group races during the annual Algona Chamber of...Sun, 1 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTFD residents asked to join in planning, meetings Dodge officials want to hear what residents have to say about the community as they begin developing a new comprehensive plan to guide future growth. Three public meetings have been scheduled for next week on the Re-Envision 2030 pla.Sun, 1 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTFD council to consider land buy, budgets meeting with a short agenda of regular business and a long list of budget workshops awaits the Fort Dodge City Council on Monday. The council's regular business meeting will begin at 5 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 819 First Ave. S.Sun, 1 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTFire Department at Laramar, 1 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTFire Department at the Laramar Fort Dodge Fire Department is on the scene at the Laramar, 710 First Ave. N., in response to a fire alarm. Smoke was seen coming out of the building. UPDATE: The Fire Department reports no fire found inside the building.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT