Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/category.detail/nav/5010/Local Newsen-usThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:21:40 EDTThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:21:40 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMuch to show and tellhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612236.htmlFort Dodge has become an impressive example of growth for other areas around the state of Iowa to model, according to Maureen Elbert, executive director of the Kossuth and Palo Alto County Economic Development Corporatio.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTDistrict 5 candidates talk hogs, growthhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612237.htmlCandidates for Webster County Supervisor weighed in on hog confinements, water quality lawsuits, and economic development at a forum Wednesday night.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTFive arrested in drug, gang busthttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612238.htmlBy JOE SUTTER <a href='mailto:jsutter@messengernews.net'>jsutter@messengernews.net</a> Five Fort Dodge men were arrested early Wednesday morning after a months-long drug and gang investigation by state and federal agencies.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTJudge calls for federal effort on prescription priceshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612239.htmlThe buying power of the federal government should be used to drive down prescription drug costs for all Americans, according to U.S. Senate candidate Patty Judge.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCommission recommends approval of changes needed for new shopping centerhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612181.htmlA proposed new shopping center to be built where the vacant Sears store at Crossroads Mall now stands received a key endorsement Tuesday.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT