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Algona CSD receives $5 million gift

March 18, 2015 ALGONA — The Algona Community School District has received a gift of $5 million for a new performing arts center. more »»

Pursuing the power of the pen

March 17, 2015 With the Iowa Legislative Conference Committee deadlocked on the issue of supplemental aid, a letter-writing campaign was launched in Fort Dodge to plead for an increase in allowable growth. more »»

Valve malfunctions at CJ Bio America

March 17, 2015 A valve malfunctioned in the utility department at CJ Bio America at approximately 10 a.m., causing a chemical release of hydrochloric acid. more »»

One stabbed, two assaulted in fight

March 17, 2015 Police are looking for three suspects in a fight where a man was stabbed, two women were assaulted and a truck was damaged. The fight was reported 5:30 p.m. more »»

Bringus gets 35 years for Coalville incident

March 17, 2015 A man who pleaded guilty to trying to kill a Coalville man last year has been sentenced to 35 years in prison. Jason J. more »»

Daniels gets probation in stabbing case

March 17, 2015 Vanita Daniels received probation Monday afternoon after pleading guilty to involuntary manslaughter. more »»

Fire destroys trailer home west of FD

March 17, 2015 Fire destroyed a trailer home west of Fort Dodge Monday morning. No one was at home at the time, and there were no injuries. more »»

Humboldt asks DOT for permanent stop on 169

March 17, 2015 HUMBOLDT — The Humboldt City Council has asked the Iowa Department of Transportation to make a temporary four-way stop on U.S. Highway 169 permanent. more »»

Humboldt sups buy new voting equipment Monday

March 17, 2015 DAKOTA CITY — Future voters in Humboldt County will have new voting equipment, the result of action taken by the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors Monday. more »»

Gardens, grapes, geothermal

March 16, 2015 Those who want to make the most of their backyards learned two possible ways to do that from speakers at the 2015 Home & Garden Expo Sunday. more »»

Structure fire reported in Moorland

March 16, 2015 MOORLAND - Firefighters from Moorland, Callender and Barnum were dispatched to a trailer house on fire west of Fort Dodge. The fire was in the area of 2109 200th Stree. more »»

Moving up

March 16, 2015 In law enforcement agencies, there are several different ranks that officers are eligible to be promoted to. more »»

Hartman works with Habitat, ReStore

March 16, 2015 Since moving to Fort Dodge, Howard Hartman has worked to eradicate poverty housing one house at a time. more »»

Judy’s journey

March 15, 2015 Judy Stoltenberg looks quietly out the window of her downtown Fort Dodge apartment, next to her, propped up against the couch, is a cane. more »»

It’s the wearin’ of the green in Emmetsburg

March 15, 2015 EMMETSBURG — Leprechauns danced through the streets of Emmetsburg Saturday, greeting children as the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade went through downtown. more »»

McAnally, Kluver offer tips at Home & Garden Expo

March 15, 2015 For those who want to remodel their home or build a new one, there are many things to consider before a single shovel full of dirt is dug or a single old piece of lumber removed. more »»

Woman power

March 14, 2015 Hundreds of Fort Dodge second-graders are experiencing the fun of reading with the help of a local foundation. more »»

U.S. 20 advocates: ‘Success is at hand’

March 14, 2015 GALVA — Once upon a time, not so very long ago, a four-lane U.S. Highway 20 running from Sioux City to Dubuque seemed like a fairy tale to even the project’s staunchest proponents. more »»

U.S. 71 reroute to replace Iowa 196

March 14, 2015 SAC CITY — At 9 a.m. Monday, Iowa Highway 196 will close until Thanksgiving. A major reconstruction of the highway, which runs approximately 10 miles between U.S. Highway 20 and U.S. more »»

Expo fires up spring spirit

March 14, 2015 Spring-like weather Friday inspired thoughts of gardening and home improvement, and brought the community out to The Messenger’s Home & Garden Expo. more »»

 
 
 

 

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