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Absentee ballots now available

September 28, 2016 Absentee ballots for the general election to be held Nov. 8 are available today in the Webster County auditor’s office. Early voting will begin Thursday at 8 a.m. at the office. more »»

State Marching Band Festival is Oct. 8

September 28, 2016 The Iowa High School Music Association State Marching Band Festival will be held Oct. 8 at Dodger Stadium. Eighteen bands from throughout central Iowa will participate in the festival. more »»

Algona Band Days trip with ILCC set

September 26, 2016 Iowa Lakes Community College is hosting a day trip to Algona Saturday for the annual Band Day Festival. more »»

CFR picnic is today

September 25, 2016 The Community & Family Resources fourth annual Recovery & Wellness Family Fun Festival will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. today at Oleson Park. more »»

Blue Mass will honor first responders

September 25, 2016 STORM LAKE — Storm Lake St. Mary’s Parish and the Storm Lake Public Safety Department will be hosting their second Blue Mass at 7 p.m. Monday at St. Mary’s Church. more »»

Operation Christmas needs space

September 23, 2016 Operation Christmas/Church Women United is looking for a space to hold its annual charity. more »»

Missing cat found after fire that started in bedroom

September 22, 2016 Smoky the cat is a survivor. The cat, which was initially missing after a Tuesday evening house fire in Fort Dodge, was found alive and well, according to Fire Chief Kent Hulet. more »»

Work will impact FD traffic

September 21, 2016 Beginning at 8:30 a.m. today until the work is complete, the right turn lane of Martin Luther King Drive at 10th Avenue North will be closed to traffic. more »»

Candidate forums set in FD

September 18, 2016 A pair of forums featuring candidates for the Iowa House of Representatives and the Webster County Board of Supervisors will be held soon in Fort Dodge. more »»

Brushy Creek Honor Flight today seeking welcome party

September 17, 2016 The Brushy Creek Area Honor Flight will transport area veterans to Washington, D.C., today. The flight will leave Fort Dodge Regional Airport early this morning and return tonight. more »»

Iowa farmland values drop

September 16, 2016 DES MOINES (AP) — A new survey shows that farmland values in Iowa have dropped nearly 9 percent over the past yea. more »»

Officers involved in fatal shooting ID’d

September 16, 2016 CEDAR RAPIDS (AP) — Law enforcement officials have revealed the identities of two Cedar Rapids police officers who fatally shot a man earlier this week who was suspected of stabbing his children’s... more »»

Farm Bureau endorses King

September 15, 2016 U.S. Rep. Steve King, R-Kiron, has been endorsed by the Iowa Farm Bureau Political Action Committee. In a written announcement, the group designated King a “Friend of Agriculture. more »»

CyDay Tailgate is today

September 15, 2016 Webster County Extension & Outreach will be hosting a CyDay Tailgate from 4:30 to 6 p.m. today in the southeast corner of the Crossroads Mall parking lot in front of the Extension office. more »»

Kossuth County assistance available

September 15, 2016 North Iowa Community Action Organization is accepting applications for the Iowa Individual Disaster Assistance Program for households in Kossuth County living in areas impacted by recent storms and... more »»

Candidate Weaver to speak at FD event

September 15, 2016 Congressional candidate Kim Weaver and state Rep. Helen Miller will be the keynote speakers at the Webster County Democratic Party’s annual pork chop dinner on Sunday. The dinner will begin at 4 p.. more »»

Fort Dodge Writers Workshop is Saturday

September 13, 2016 Fort Dodge Writers Workshop is Sat. The Fort Dodge Writers Workshop will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. more »»

Wilson Brewer Fall Fest is Saturday

September 13, 2016 WEBSTER CITY — The Wilson Brewer Museum’s Fall Fest will be held from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday at the museum. A farmers market and flea market will begin the day from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. more »»

Iowa Lakes awarded $1.7 million grant

September 12, 2016 ESTHERVILLE — A nearly $1. more »»

Storytime registration under way at FD library

September 12, 2016 Registration for Fall Preschool Storytime at the Fort Dodge Public Library is under way. Storytimes begin on Sept. 14 and 15 and conclude on Nov. 9 and 10. more »»



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