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Home invasion leaves woman, 83, hurt

September 25, 2014 DES MOINES (AP) — An 83-year-old Des Moines woman was hospitalized after a home invader attacked her, police said Wednesday. more »»

School bus driver treated after crash

September 25, 2014 ARLINGTON (AP) — An eastern Iowa school bus driver was sent to the hospital following a crash Monday, with no students aboard. more »»

Lawsuit: Templeton misled customers

September 25, 2014 DES MOINES (AP) — A Chicago law firm is suing Templeton Rye, alleging that the Iowa company broke consumer protection laws and misled drinkers with stories of its whiskey’s origins. more »»

Man thrown from horse, hospitalized

September 25, 2014 ROCKWELL (AP) — A man who was thrown from a horse has been flown to a Mason City hospital for treatment. The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office said officers and medics were dispatched around 6:45 p. more »»

Fugitive juggler faces passport fraud charge

September 25, 2014 DES MOINES (AP) — A juggler from New Mexico has been charged with passport fraud in Iowa, where he hid for some of the 14-year period in which he was wanted on sex abuse charges, federal prosecutors... more »»

Woman gets life after murder conviction

September 25, 2014 HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Guide Rock woman has been sentenced to life in prison for killing her boyfriend’s 68-year-old mother. more »»

Fifth Avenue South will close Monday

September 21, 2014 Weather permitting, the eastbound traffic of Fifth Avenue South in the 2900 block will be reduced to one lane. The south lane will be closed Monday through Friday. more »»

FDCSD board to meet Monday at Feelhaver

September 21, 2014 The Fort Dodge Community School District board will have its regular meeting at 6 p.m. Monday at Feelhaver Elementary School, 1300 14th Ave. N. more »»

ISU will celebrate Cy’s 60th birthday

September 21, 2014 Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be celebrating the 60th birthday of ISU’s mascot, Cy, from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday at the Extension office, 217 S. 25th St., Suite C12. more »»

Flu shot delay cancels Webster Co. clinic

September 20, 2014 The Webster County Health Department is canceling its annual drive-through flu clinic after the shipment of vaccinations was delayed. The clinic was scheduled for Sept. 27. more »»

Prison officials investigate drugs

September 18, 2014 ROCKWELL CITY — Officials at North Central Correctional Facility are investigating to see how illegal drugs ended up inside the priso. more »»

New 4-H judges training offered

September 18, 2014 A new 4-H judges training will be held from 9:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Polk County Extension office in Altoona or Oct. 18 at the Iowa Central Community College East Campus. more »»

Webster County 4-H open house is Sept. 28

September 18, 2014 An open house to showcase 4-H will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Webster County Extension office. Anyone interested in joining 4-H is welcome to attend to see what 4-H is about. more »»

Court talks about Iowa Constitution

September 18, 2014 DES MOINES (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court on Wednesday offered a short video to high school students about the state constitutio. more »»

Attorneys argue over evidence

September 18, 2014 WAVERLY (AP) — An attorney for a man accused of killing a 5-year-old northern Iowa girl argued Tuesday that his client’s history of collecting child pornography should not be presented in his... more »»

FD Nature Trail will be closed

September 15, 2014 The Fort Dodge Nature Trail between Williams Drive and The Woodlands neighborhood will be closed on Tuesday for weed control spraying, according to an announcement from the city’s Parks, Recreation... more »»

OHV park event is rescheduled

September 13, 2014 Wet weather forced the postponement of Friday’s ribbon-cutting and open house event at the Gypsum City Off-Highway Vehicle Park south of Fort Dodge. The event has been rescheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p. more »»

Motorcycle crash hurts Humboldt man

September 13, 2014 HUMBOLDT — A man was injured in a motorcycle crash in Humboldt County Thursday afternoon. The Iowa State Patrol identified him as James W. Behrens, 34, of Humboldt. more »»

Register for ‘love and limits’ program

September 13, 2014 The Strengthening Families Program is registering Fort Dodge sixth-graders and their parents for the communication-based prevention program scheduled to begin on Oct. . more »»

Miller gets conservation award

September 11, 2014 State Rep. Helen Miller, D-Fort Dodge, has received an award for her work on soil and water conservation. more »»



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