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News Brief

Touch A Truck event Thursday

Fort Dodge Parks and Recreation is holding Touch A Truck from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex parking lot, 1628 Nelson Ave. Come check out all the cool and big trucks at this free event.

Badger Lake public information meeting Thursday

The Webster County Conservation Board and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources fisheries staff are hosting an informational meeting regarding Badger Lake at John F. Kennedy Memorial Park at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Bob Heun Shelter, 1415 Nelson Ave. The meeting will provide a brief history ...

WCHD to host drive-thru flu shot clinic

Webster County Health Department will be hosting its annual drive-thru flu shot clinic from 8:30 to 11 a.m. Sept. 25 at the WCHD parking lot, 723 First Ave. S., Fort Dodge. WCHD can bill for most insurances. If you have any questions about the flu shot and your insurance, please call WCHD at ...

Halbur hired as EMT

Shawn Halbur is joining the ranks of the Fort Dodge Fire Department as an emergency medical technician. The City Council hired him on Monday. Halbur is a 2015 graduate of Fort Dodge Senior High School who worked as a certified nursing assistant at Friendship Haven from April 2015 to ...

Call of the Wild fundraiser Saturday

The Friends of Webster County Conservation are holding Call of the Wild fundraiser from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Camp WaNoKi, 2400 WaNoKi Camp Road. There will be a picnic meal, silent auction, door prizes and challenge course. Water and lemonade will be provided. Those attending may bring their ...

Humboldt man named to Make-A-Wish board

HUMBOLDT — A Humboldt man is among the newest appointments to the Make-A-Wish Iowa board of directors. Ryan Harklau is one of five new board members. Harklau is the regional vice president for Farm Bureau Financial Services in Humboldt. He is a certified financial planner and a chartered ...