Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usTue, 1 Dec 2015 15:07:47 EDTTue, 1 Dec 2015 15:07:47 EDT's time to make lefse is a Norwegian holiday tradition, one that volunteers who make the soft potato flatbread for the Our Saviour's Lutheran Church Christmas Fair and Luncheon said reaches beyond its ethnic origins.Sun, 29 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTBrightening the holiday season combined effort will not only brighten the holiday season this year, but also aim to fill the bellies of hungry children.Sun, 29 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTFD symphony tunes up Fort Dodge Area Symphony will perform its annual holiday program Dec. 6, highlighting solo artists from within its ranks and offering up a traditional festive flare. The concert will begin at 3 p.m. at the Fort Dodge Middle School Auditorium.Sun, 29 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTSharing the gift of art Blanden Memorial Art Museum will host its first ever Community Holiday Event from 5 to 8 p.m., Dec. 12, as a way to draw the public to the historic institution and share in the gift of art this season.Sun, 29 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTKey to Christmas has his elves, but The Key on Central has its volunteers. Volunteers who put Santa's favorite season on display in early November to give shoppers a chance to find new, and sometimes unusual, Christmas decorations.Sun, 22 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDT