Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Rosenbaum leads Clarion’s firefighters

November 2, 2015 CLARION — Clarion Fire Chief Gene Rosenbaum joins the chorus of voices cautioning area residents to be extremely cautious when considering burning right no. more »»

Army service took Weldon around the world

November 2, 2015 During 18 years of Army service, Cliff Weldon traveled the world, experiencing the bleakness of East Berlin during the Cold War and the sizzling deserts of Oma. more »»

FDPD looks into vehicle break-ins

November 2, 2015 A series of vehicle break-ins were reported Saturday in Fort Dodge. more »»

Lehigh gets $17,500 for fire station

November 1, 2015 LEHIGH — Kirk Kelley has tried everything to raise the funds for his new fire station— raffles, a hunger strike and even panhandling — with limited success. more »»

Calling all book lovers

November 1, 2015 Paging all book lovers. The Friends of the Library fall book sale begins Tuesday at the Fort Dodge Public Library. The twice-yearly fundraiser helps to provide the library with needed resources. more »»

City Council election Tuesday

November 1, 2015 Decision time is rapidly approaching for Fort Dodge voters. On Tuesday, they will elect five of the seven City Council members. more »»

Treats and tricks

November 1, 2015 Scenes from the annual Beggars Night in Fort Dodge. more »»

Mulch and more

November 1, 2015 Every job, no matter how big or small, needs a foreman. more »»

What’s in a number?

October 31, 2015 As numbers go, 666 has gotten itself a pretty bad reputation. It is after all, according to Revelations 13:18, the “number of the beast. more »»

Parks get volunteer touch

October 31, 2015 The temperatures may have been cool Friday morning, but that didn’t stop a group of CJ Bio America employees from helping to improve Fort Dodge’s city park. more »»

Second candidate had to return money

October 31, 2015 A second candidate seeking election to the Fort Dodge City Council took corporate campaign donations without realizing he was breaching Iowa ethics rules. more »»

Burn ban is temporarily lifted in FD

October 31, 2015 Starting today, Fort Dodge residents will have an opportunity to burn yard waste after the city’s burn ban was temporarily lifted by the Fort Dodge City Council. Burning will be allowed until Nov. . more »»

13 Days of Halloween

October 31, 2015 more »»

On-the-job education

October 30, 2015 POCAHONTAS — An open house Thursday introduced the public to a unique program at Pocahontas Area High School that allows students to run their own business. more »»

Campaign must return $1,200

October 30, 2015 State ethics officials have directed Fort Dodge City Council candidate Clarice Thompson to return $1,200 worth of campaign contributions from businesses that they say she should not have accepted. more »»

Report shows Conrad campaign received $8,500

October 30, 2015 Fort Dodge City Council candidate Neven Conrad received $8,520 in campaign contributions during the last three months, according to a report recently filed with a state agency. more »»

Trio face sex abuse charges in CGD incident

October 30, 2015 CLARION — More charges were filed Thursday against three Wright County teenagers accused of assaulting freshmen football player. more »»

Firefighters union, city in contract negotiations

October 30, 2015 Negotiations are underway for the next firefighters’ contract. more »»

Facilities plan focus of coffee conversation

October 30, 2015 The Fort Dodge school district’s facilities plans were addressed at a coffee conversation hosted by district administrators at Duncombe Elementary Tuesday. more »»



I am looking for: