Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 27 Dec 2014 19:55:52 EDTSat, 27 Dec 2014 19:55:52 EDT Koch Industries the editor: As mayor of Fort Dodge, one of my foremost goals is to enhance the quality of life for our 26,000 citizen.Thu, 25 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTConsider being a volunteer the editor: The AP article printed in this paper on Dec. 18 reported the number of children under age four who were killed while their caregivers were under investigation.Thu, 25 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTUDMO appreciates support the editor: Upper Des Moines Opportunity Inc. expresses our great appreciation for the ongoing community support in Hamilton, Humboldt, Webster and Wright counties.Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTHoliday on Central is success the editor: On Dec. 1, hundreds of community members celebrated the beginning of the holiday season at the Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance's annual downtown "Holiday on Central" event.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTStudy Club fundraiser succeeds the editor: The Fort Dodge Study Club raised over $11,000 at the Joy of Reading event on Oct. 18, to support the Joy of Reading, an initiative of the Emily Joy Averill Foundation that promotes literacy skills to all Fort Dodge second-graders.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT