Messenger News Briefsen-usFri, 28 Oct 2016 13:42:29 EDTFri, 28 Oct 2016 13:42:29 EDT Hotz receives banking diploma Hotz, an agriculture/ commercial banker and vice president at Northwest Bank in Fort Dodge, was awarded a diploma on Aug.Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTEmployees of the month named at FD Ford Toyota at Fort Dodge Ford Toyota named three colleagues as employees of the month for October - Tracy Ernst, Jill Mischke and Cody Wirt. Ernst, sales manager, has been with the company since October 2004.Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTMelanie Russell joins KHI Solutions Russell recently joined the staff of KHI Solutions as a licensed agent on the Client Services Team.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTRachael Cook now at First State Bank Cook, of Fort Dodge, joined the First State Bank staff in Fort Dodge as a home loan originator/ consumer lender in June. Cook is a graduate of Manson Northwest Webster High School.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTSteve Ehrhardt receives award Haven's Steve Ehrhardt received the 2016 Support & Service Professional of the Year Award from LeadingAge Iowa, an association representing not-for-profit aging services providers. The award was presented at a recognition ceremony on Sept.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDT