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New life, new service

May 25, 2016 WEBSTER?CITY?— The Hamilton County office of the Department of Human Services will be moving down the street to a new space soon, following action taken by the Hamilton County Board of Supervisors... more »»

 
 
 
Opportunity Village seeks support

May 25, 2016 If funding can be found, Opportunity Village will start a support group for families of children with autism by this fall. more »»

FD, EPA seal deal on water plant risk violation

May 25, 2016 A settlement announced in March to resolve a federal environmental violation at the Fort Dodge water plant was signed May 10, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. more »»

FD woman faces charges after fracas downtown

May 25, 2016 A Fort Dodge woman is facing multiple charges after she allegedly tried fleeing from police after being reported for causing a disturbance. more »»

Supervisors hear sinkhole update

May 25, 2016 By JOE SUTTER jsutter@messengernews.net A sinkhole near the city limits of Fort Dodge may require crews to drill into the ground to stabilize it, the Webster County Board of Supervisors heard Tuesday. more »»

Law enforcement deals set with Livermore, Renwick

May 25, 2016 DAKOTA CITY — The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors and Sheriff Dean Kruger signed agreements with Livermore and Renwick for law enforcement and emergency services at Monday’s board meeting. more »»

Coming down

May 24, 2016 The crumbling power plant building next to the Hydroelectric Dam will be demolished this summer as a result of Fort Dodge City Council action Monday. more »»

Two houses declared unfit for living

May 24, 2016 Two Fort Dodge houses were declared unfit for people to live in by the City Council Monday evening. The deterioriated houses at 801 S. 15th St. and 2045 Highland Park Ave. will be padlocked. more »»

Collision with field sprayer fatal to car driver

May 24, 2016 HUMBOLDT — A man was killed after his vehicle collided with a field sprayer southwest of Humboldt, according to crash reports filed with the Iowa State Patrol. more »»

Clark held on bond after alleged assault

May 24, 2016 Mandell Clark has been ordered held on bond after he allegedly broke into a house and assaulted a woman. Clark, 41, is charged with first-degree burglary and first-degree harassment. more »»

After deliberation, council keeps Boyd

May 24, 2016 EAGLE GROVE — City administrator Mike Boyd’s contract will remain the same for the rest of the year after his contract was reviewed Monday night. more »»

Downpour floods streets, but engineers say upgrades are coming

May 24, 2016 Fort Dodge residents who have heard for almost two years about a major storm sewer project on the city’s east side were left scratching their heads when part of South 25th Street flooded Monday... more »»

Fire scare

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‘The future is here’

May 23, 2016 Two-by-two, young men in green and young women in white took their final steps as students and their first heading into the world as graduates. At St. more »»

Rooted together at Humboldt H.S.

May 23, 2016 HUMBOLDT — Morgan Weydert told her classmates no matter where they go, the memories they have made together would remain at Humboldt High School. more »»

Safety Village returns to FD

May 23, 2016 A weeklong event will enable Fort Dodge children to meet police officers and firefighters, see emergency vehicles up close and learn some potentially lifesaving lessons. more »»

Spreading their influence

May 23, 2016 ALGONA — For students who have spent the last 12 years in classes, finally reaching their graduation day can feel like a shock. more »»

Speaker: ‘Do not forget where you came from’

May 23, 2016 POCAHONTAS — Many friends and family members came to help celebrate the class of 2016 at Pocahontas Area High School on Sunday. more »»

South Central Calhoun bids farewell to 51

May 23, 2016 LAKE CITY — South Central Calhoun High School graduated 51 students Sunday. Randy Martin, SCCHS principal, spoke highly of the graduating class’s achievements. more »»

Saying goodbye to the purple and gold

May 23, 2016 WEBSTER CITY — The Webster City High School gymnasium was packed on Sunday afternoon as the Class of 2016 took its final steps as high school seniors. more »»

CGD bids farewell to 56 seniors Sunday

May 23, 2016 CLARION — The 56 members of the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows High School Class of 2016 graduated Sunday. more »»

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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