Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 2 Jul 2015 20:20:51 EDTThu, 2 Jul 2015 20:20:51 EDT zoning board to discuss 2-acre rule Webster County Planning and Zoning commission will hold a public meeting at 5 p.m. today at the courthouse. Among the items to be discussed is the 2-acre rule regarding non-farm homesteads located in prime farmland.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTMIDAS approves transportation plan four-year Regional Transportation Improvement Program was approved at MIDAS' regular board meeting Wednesday night. This program is needed for the region to receive more than $.Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTMan who stopped kids not charged - A man who approached two children and asked if they wanted to see a puppy Wednesday will not face any charges.Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTPower outage hits Fort Dodge 2,000 MidAmerican Energy customers in Fort Dodge lost electrical service for about an hour Wednesday afternoon. Ashton Newman, a spokeswoman for the utility, said the power outage was weather-related.Thu, 25 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTKids approached by stranger in Schaller - Deputies in Sac County are investigating a report of a suspicious man approaching two children Wednesday in Schaller. The incident happened at 12:30 p.m., according to Sac County Sheriff Ken McClur.Thu, 25 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDT