Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSun, 25 Sep 2016 09:51:47 EDTSun, 25 Sep 2016 09:51:47 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssStrike up the bandshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612118.htmlCurtiss Klein, the former director of bands at Fort Dodge Senior High, was back in his element Saturday during the 2016 North Central Iowa Marching Band Invitationa.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTHelping in the classroom - and outhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612122.htmlTeacher mentorship in the Fort Dodge Community School District is a difference-maker for teachers both in and out of the classroom.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTFD council to look at open burning rulehttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612123.htmlThe Fort Dodge City Council will consider a different method for allowing the open burning of yard waste when it meets Monday. The City Council meeting will begin at 5 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 819 First Ave. S.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTRite of fallhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612124.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTSoybeans are big business in Iowahttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/612105.htmlNobody knows exactly how long humans have cultivated the soybean, but agricultural historians are quite certain its domestication as a crop in China dates back three millennia.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT