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The white blanket

November 21, 2015 As the snow fell in Webster County Friday, officials were working to make sure travel continued smoothly. more »»

Iowa Central receives $1 million gift

November 21, 2015 A $1 million gift to Iowa Central Community College will help students who are the first members of their family to go to college. Bill Greehey, former chief executive officer of Valero Energy Cor. more »»

Santorum warns of war, criticizes his rivals

November 21, 2015 Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum told a Fort Dodge audience Friday that he’s the presidential candidate best prepared to lead the country as the world nears a ‘‘state of war. more »»

Bryson faces multiple charges

November 21, 2015 A Fort Dodge man is facing multiple charges of illegally possessing prescription medication after police conducted a search a his home. more »»

Ready for heavy

November 20, 2015 With the possibility of as much as 8 inches of snow predicted for Webster County today, officials are prepared to clear the roadways once — and if — it accumulates. more »»

Fort Dodge schools to dismiss early

November 20, 2015 All Fort Dodge public and parochial schools will dismiss early today due to the weather. Schools will dismiss at 1:10 p.m. more »»

Iowa Central gets $1 million

November 20, 2015 A $1 million gift to Iowa Central Community College will help students going to college for the first tim. more »»

The growth mindset

November 20, 2015 There are two mindsets: fixed mindset and growth mindset. more »»

Felon faces new weapon charge

November 20, 2015 A tip led to the arrest of a Fort Dodge felon Wednesday night wanted on outstanding charges. Jermiah Preston, 32, of Fort Dodge, was arrested without incident at Comfort Inn, 2938 Fifth Ave. S. more »»

Our Garden

November 19, 2015 A community garden created by the Webster County Cultural Diversity Team will soon see improvements after it was awarded a $10,000 grant. more »»

Pomeroy murder suspect arrested

November 19, 2015 POMEROY — A man has been arrested in connection with a Nov. 10 shooting death in Pomeroy, officials announced Wednesday evening. more »»

FD cafe owner robbed outside business

November 19, 2015 The owner of a Fort Dodge restaurant was robbed at gunpoint early Wednesday morning. The incident happened outside Brownie’s Cafe, 1712 Central Ave., at 3:38 a.m. more »»

Three hurt in Lytton plant explosion

November 19, 2015 LYTTON — Three men were hurt Tuesday night after an explosion at the Proliant plant in Lytton. In a written statement, Sac County Sheriff Ken McClure said the explosion was reported at 5:50 p.m. more »»

School counselors help in time of crisis

November 19, 2015 Paris being attacked last week by terrorists, resulting in more than 100 killed, is an event that can resonate at hom. more »»

Parks commission considers 2016 fee schedule

November 19, 2015 The aquatic center in Fort Dodge may get new, flexible family swim pass options for next year. more »»

Group hears update on Snell-Crawford project

November 19, 2015 Work on a major stream restoration project at Snell-Crawford Park should begin the first week of December. “The majority of work will be done sometime this winter. more »»

Final 40

November 18, 2015 U.S. Highway 20 is down to its final 40 miles of construction. more »»

Police seek armed robber

November 18, 2015 Fort Dodge police are seeking an armed robber who pulled a gun on a victim early Wednesday morning. more »»

Arrest made in Pomeroy murder

November 18, 2015 The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation has arrested Freddy Crisp, of Pomeroy, and charged him with first-degree murder in the Nov. 10 shooting death of Dale Currie Potter in Pomeroy on Nov. 10. more »»

Celebrating a century

November 18, 2015 Six century-old buildings were honored Tuesday night by the Fort Dodge Historic Preservation Commission during a presentation at the Fort Dodge Public Library. more »»



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