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Part of 10th Avenue North to be closed

November 9, 2014 Two blocks of 10th Avenue North will be closed beginning Monday and will remain closed through Nov. 24, according to the Fort Dodge city engineering staff. more »»

FDCSD board to meet Monday

November 9, 2014 The Fort Dodge Community School District board will have a meeting Monday at the Central Administration office, 104 S. 17th S. more »»

Fireworks caused Oleson Park blaze

November 6, 2014 The reckless use of fireworks caused a Sunday afternoon blaze in the woods at Oleson Park in Fort Dodge, according to Assistant Fire Chief Doug Ostbloom. more »»

Guido makes plea deal in child sex assault

November 6, 2014 CLARION (AP) — A 50-year-old northern Iowa woman has made a plea deal in a child sex abuse case. Diana Guido, of Goldfield, has agreed to plead guilty to a felony charge of sex abuse. more »»

Planning meeting on Des Moines River is Monday

November 2, 2014 A public meeting dedicated to future planning for the Des Moines River in Fort Dodge will be held Monday evening. The session will begin at 6 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 819 First Ave. S. more »»

Fort Dodge cheerleaders place in competition

November 2, 2014 DES MOINES — The Fort Dodge Senior High Cheerleaders earned a first and second place Saturday at the annual State High School Cheerleading competition at the State Fairgrounds in Des Moines. Coach K. more »»

Thursday fire was intentionally set

November 1, 2014 A Thursday night apartment fire in Fort Dodge, which damaged one unit, was intentionally set. A suspect has been identified in the arson investigation at 303 N. Eighth St., No. more »»

FDFD: Change smoke detector batteries

November 1, 2014 When people reset their clocks tonight as Daylight Savings Time ends they should perform one other task, according to Fort Dodge Fire Chief Kent Hulett. more »»

Local leaders to call for clean politics

November 1, 2014 Leaders of the Democratic and Republican parties in Webster County will speak today at a rally intended to encourage support for civil discourse in local politics. more »»

Algona police investigate apparent suicide

October 27, 2014 ALGONA — A 26-year-old Algona man was pronounced dead Sunday after what officers determined were self-inflicted injuries. more »»

FDCSD board to meet Monday

October 26, 2014 The Fort Dodge Community School District board will have a 6 p.m. meeting Monday at Fort Dodge Middle School, 800 N. 32nd St., in Room 768, on the second floor. more »»

North 16th to close Monday, Tuesday

October 26, 2014 Weather permitting, beginning Monday and through Tuesday, North 16th Street, just south of 10th Avenue North, will be closed to through traffic. more »»

North 16th closed to through traffic

October 24, 2014 The closure of North 16th Street just south of 10th Avenue North will continue today. Local traffic will have access, but detours will reroute all through traffic. more »»

Construction of Jefferson casino on track

October 23, 2014 JEFFERSON (AP) — Officials said the construction of a casino in Jefferson remains on schedule despite some unfavorable weather. more »»

Unpaid taxes are accruing penalties

October 23, 2014 The deadline for property tax payments was Sept. 30. Any unpaid taxes are now past due, and will accrue penalties. Delinquent taxes accrue 1. more »»

Local IRS office wil be closed

October 23, 2014 The Fort Dodge Internal Revenue Service office is closing, the IRS announced Wednesday. The last day taxpayers can receive service will be Nov. 3 at the office located at 1728 Central Ave. more »»

W.C. Health: There’s no Ebola in Iowa

October 23, 2014 There are and have been no cases of Ebola in Webster County or Iowa, according to a Webster County Health Department press release Wednesday. more »»

Fundraiser set for firefighter Saxton

October 19, 2014 A fundraiser to benefit Lehigh volunteer firefighter Howard “Rocky” Saxton will be held Oct. 25 at the United All Stars Cheer Building, 215 S. 13th St. Saxton was injured on the job on Sept. more »»

City of Dayton receives $34.6K grant

October 17, 2014 The city of Dayton has been awarded a grant of $34,672 from Resource Enhancement and Protection. REAP invests in projects that enhance and protect the Iowa’s natural and cultural resources. more »»

Remains of Iowan killed in WW II returned

October 17, 2014 BADGER (AP) — The Iowa National Guard said the remains of an airman who died nearly 70 years ago in Europe are being returned to Iowa. more »»

 
 
 

 

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