Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 6 Feb 2016 07:05:31 EDTSat, 6 Feb 2016 07:05:31 EDT ESCAPE may not have been as easy it should have, but it's a win in February and Fort Dodge boys' basketball coach Tom Daniel said he'll take it. The Dodgers got a free throw from junior Solomon Clayton with just 2.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTSTRONG EFFORT a Marshalltown team with just one victory on the season, the Fort Dodge girls got just the start they needed as they raced past the Bobcats 60-40 in the Dodger gym Friday night.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTGael boys stop Bulldogs Kochendorfer saw his St. Edmond boys put together a complete performance on Senior Night here Friday.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTGael girls lose to Bulldogs continued to build for the St. Edmond girls here Friday. Dropping their 12th straight game, the Gaels (1-18 overall, 0-13 in the North Central Conference) suffered an 83-24 setback to No. 7 (Class 3A) Hampton-Dumont inside the SEHS gym.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTDodgers host district swim Fort Dodge boys swim team will host a district meet inside the Dodger pool today. Action begins at 12:30 p.m., with the Top-24 finishing times from each district advancing to the state meet. Joining the host Dodgers will be No. 5 Ames, N.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT