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Two national brands arrive in FD

October 26, 2014 Two major national brands will be added to the retail mix in Fort Dodge’s booming eastside commercial district this week. more »»

Farmers file suits on Syngenta over Viptera GMO corn release

October 26, 2014 CHICAGO — In 2012, China turned back a consignment of U.S. corn because trace amounts of a genetically modified corn trait — MIR 162 — it had not approved for importing was found in the shipmen. more »»

Fort Dodge Hy-Vee employees honored by company

October 26, 2014 Each year in October, Hy-Vee Inc. leaders recognize and celebrate employees for their longevity of service in five-year increments, from five years to 45 years and beyond. more »»

Kemna Auto of FD has a new home

October 19, 2014 The final phase has been completed of a massive transformation — launched 12 months ago — of the Fort Dodge Kemna Auto campus at the intersection of First Avenue South and 25th Street. more »»

Hospital named Top Workplace

October 19, 2014 WRIGHT COUNTY — Iowa Specialty Hospital has been selected as one of Iowa’s Top 100 Workplaces. The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. more »»

IIC exec: Co-ops seeking motivated employees

October 19, 2014 The message was short and to the point, “If you have a good driving record and will show up for work, there’s a cooperative that will hire you. more »»

Analysts: No shocks in Oct. 10 USDA report

October 19, 2014 If the cure for high prices is high prices, then perhaps the adverse is true — the cure for low prices, is low prices. A webinar sponsored by AgriVisor told listeners that the U.S. more »»

Gottschalks launch multifaceted business

October 12, 2014 A new business venture designed to make life easier for a broad cross-section of Fort Dodgers has been launched by Jim and Gwenn Gottschalk. more »»

Fortune names Marco among top workplaces

October 12, 2014 Fortune Magazine announced in its October edition that Marco Inc. is among the 50 Best Small & Medium Workplaces in the nation. The company has a major regional office in Fort Dodge. more »»

Chance purchase secures family’s heritage

October 12, 2014 RANDALL — A farm that has been owned by someone in the same family for 158 years, by the slimest of chances, appears likely to remain in the family for years to come. more »»

Webster County Extension slates Nov. 12 health insurance workshop

October 12, 2014 Iowa State University Extension will offer a free, Smart Choice health insurance workshop from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 12. The Health Insurance Marketplace opens on Nov. more »»

Cobblestone Inn & Suites opens in FD

October 5, 2014 Visitors to Fort Dodge have a new lodging choice. Cobblestone Inn & Suites, on the corner of Fifth Avenue South and Kirkberg Boulevard, began welcoming guests Aug. 24. more »»

Webster County youth to celebrate National 4-H Week Oct. 5 to Oct. 11

October 5, 2014 More than 6 million young people across the country will celebrate National 4-H Week, an annual celebration of 4-H during the first full week of Octobe. more »»

Engineering agriculture’s future

October 5, 2014 AMES — Students and faculty who are developing tomorrow’s solutions for farm machinery, renewable energy, field robotics and systems to protect Iowa’s air and water quality are hard at work today in... more »»

Retail job fair is Tuesday at Iowa Central

October 5, 2014 A retail job fair will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Iowa Central Community College Bioscience and Health Sciences Building, 1 Triton Circle. more »»

Creative Signs & Graphics is on the move

September 21, 2014 Sending messages visually is a standard feature of 21st-century life. Merchants help customers locate their place of business and learn the nature of the enterprise with distinctive sign. more »»

Winery grows into an events center

September 21, 2014 HUMBOLDT — Growth sometimes unfolds in unanticipated ways. more »»

Growing grandpa’s corn, sort of

September 21, 2014 LUTHER — Want to grow corn like grandpa did? It’s still possible. According to Dr. more »»

Pheasant numbers growing

September 21, 2014 AKRON — Joe Cain, of Akron, said he thinks of himself as being in “pheasant farming. more »»

Pizza Ranch launches in Fort Dodge

September 14, 2014 On Labor Day, the culinary options on the Corridor of Commerce — Fifth Avenue South expanded. A Pizza Ranch opened just north of Menards. more »»

 
 
 

 

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