Messenger News to the Editoren-usWed, 28 Sep 2016 19:50:42 EDTWed, 28 Sep 2016 19:50:42 EDT voting recommendation the editor: I don't want to know who my friends are voting for or why, if they are voting for one of the major party candidates for presiden.Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTNot a Trump fan the editor: I was just thinking of a song from church in my childhood - but now it would be quite different. It might go like this: Jesus loves the little children, All the children of the world, except for Blacks, Hispanics and Muslims.Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTEmily's event succeeds the editor: What a perfect day for Emily's event on Aug. 13 - the third annual Emily's Fight, Donate Life 5K Walk/Run. A heartfelt thank you to the 200-plus participants that walked, ran, volunteered, cheered and supported the event.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTAppreciates Honor Flight the editor: Thanks to Ron Newsum and all of the Brushy Creek board members. All of the veterans will remember you as well as veterans' families and friends. What a tremendous amount of planning goes into these flight.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTA note of thanks the editor: I am the activity director at the Marian Home and Village here in Fort Dodge and on two separate occasions while we were at Perkins an anonymous person paid for our lunch; both times this was a group of 10 or more people.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT