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Clare under boil advisory

August 9, 2016 CLARE — The town of Clare is under a boil advisory until further notice. Scott Forbes, Webster County Emergency Management coordinator, said the order is because of ongoing maintenance and cleaning. more »»

FD intersection closed for work

August 9, 2016 The intersection of First Avenue North and North 21st Street is closed to traffic. The city utilities department will be replacing a water valve. Detours will be posted. more »»

FDCSD announces key back-to-school dates

August 9, 2016 Classes for the new Fort Dodge public school year begin Aug. 24. more »»

Pork industry, Extension training offered

August 9, 2016 The Iowa Pork Industry Center and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are teaming up to provide necessary training for producers. PQA PLUS Aug. more »»

Kolacia graduates from Grinnell College

August 8, 2016 GRINNELL — Nathan Kolacia graduated from Grinnell College on May 23 as one of 378 members of the Class of 2016. Kolacia earned a bachelor of arts degree with honors in biological chemistry. more »»

O’Connor named to Canisius Dean’s List

August 8, 2016 Brighid O’Connor, of Fort Dodge, was named to the Canisius College Dean’s List. O’Connor is a senior psychology major. more »»

ILCC awards Dual Credit Scholarships

August 8, 2016 Iowa Lakes Community College has released the names of recipients of the 2016-17 High School Dual Credit Scholarships. more »»

Host families needed for exchange students

August 8, 2016 AFS Intercultural Programs is looking for host families for high school exchange students coming in September. More information is available at more »»

Pleasant Valley clean up is Saturday

August 7, 2016 Pleasant Valley Community Clean Up Day will be held from 8 to 10 a.m. on Aug. 13. The event is organized by Ward 1 Councilman Terry Moehnke on behalf of the Pleasant Valley Awareness Committe. more »»

Nature Day Camp to be at Dolliver Park

August 5, 2016 LEHIGH — A three-day Nature Day Camp will be held at Dolliver Memorial State Park for children in kindergarten through fourth grade. The camp will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. more »»

Rep. King will hold meeting

August 4, 2016 U.S. Rep. Steve King, R-Kiron, will hold a town hall meeting today in Fort Dodge. The meeting will begin at 1:30 p.m. in the Tompkins Celebration Center at Friendship Haven, 420 Kenyon Road. more »»

Bikers Building Hope Ride

August 4, 2016 Twin Rivers Habitat for Humanity is hosting a Bikers Building Hope Ride Aug. 6. First bike out is 9:30 a.m. Last bike in is 5 p.m. Registration and start will be at Restore, located at118 N 12th S. more »»

Fifth Ave. South work canceled

August 4, 2016 A lane closure on Fifth Avenue South in Fort Dodge will not begin today as planned, the city engineering staff reported. more »»

Burnt food causes fire alarm at Heartland Senior Apartments

August 3, 2016 Kent Hulett, Fort Dodge fire chief, said firefighters responded to Heartland Senior Apartments, 610 Central Ave. more »»

Lu Verne under boil advisory during water tower work

August 3, 2016 LU VERNE — A boil advisory is in effect for the city of Lu Verne, according Kevin Baskins, a spokesman with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. more »»

Traffic restriction set on Williams Drive

August 3, 2016 Williams Drive between 11th and 13th avenues north will be closed to southbound traffic beginning this morning, according to the Fort Dodge Public Works Department. more »»

One lane of Fifth Avenue South to close for street project

August 3, 2016 Westbound traffic on Fifth Avenue South between 25th Street and the entrance to Nestle Purina PetCare will be reduced to one lane beginning Thursday morning, according to the Fort Dodge city... more »»

City of FD to clear storm damage

August 2, 2016 Due to the recent storms the mayor and city manager of Fort Dodge previously declared a citywide disaster and established the following emergency cleanup for trees and debris located on the city... more »»

Kennedy campground to be closed

August 2, 2016 The John F. Kennedy Memorial Park campground will be closed for road construction beginning at 8 a.m. Aug. 15, through 8 a.m. Aug. 19. more »»

Fort Dodge native selected as USDA-World Food Prize fellow

August 1, 2016 Taylor Hintch, a Fort Dodge native, has been selected as a Wallace-Carver fellow this summer with the U.S. Department of Agriculture. more »»



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