News Brief

Senior Farmers Market vouchers available June 1

The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program vouchers will be available from the Elderbridge Agency on Aging beginning on June 1. The vouchers are for people age 60 and older who live in the 29 counties served by Elderbridge and meet income requirements The vouchers are accepted at the Fort ...

Supervisors name May ‘Mental Health Month’

Mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, so the Webster County Board of Supervisors signed a proclamation on Tuesday designating May as Mental Health Month. “As the Webster County Chairperson, I also call upon the citizens, government agencies, public and ...

Part of Central Avenue to be closed

Central Avenue between 17th and 19th streets will be closed beginning today, according to the Fort Dodge Public Works Department.. City crews will be doing concrete repairs. The street will be closed until the work is done. Detours will be set up around the work area.

Health screenings set for Monday and Thursday

UnityPoint Health — Trinity Regional Medical Center is holding health screenings Monday and Thursday. Stroke and vascular screenings will be held on Monday. Community blood work screenings will be held from 7 a.m. to noon Thursday. Appointment times are required for both screenings. Call ...

KYL kids movie is Saturday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library Children’s Department, Webster City, is showing the movie “National Velvet” from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday for children in kindergarten to fifth grade. Popcorn will be available.

Eggs and Issues set for Saturday

An Eggs and Issues legislative forum will begin at 8:30 a.m. Saturday in the Bioscience and Health Sciences Building at Iowa Central Community College. State lawmakers representing Webster County will answer questions from the audience.