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Weighs in on animal ordinance

September 5, 2013 To the editor: By putting restrictions on how many pets an owner can have seems out of control, even over reaching of the local government. more »»

Cheerleaders bound for London

September 3, 2013 To the editor: I just want to take a moment out to really highlight how impressive this accomplishment is for these six Fort Dodge Senior High students. more »»

Golf outing is a success

September 3, 2013 To the editor: Upper Des Moines Opportunity would like to express our sincere appreciation for all of those who sponsored donated or golfed in this year’s annual golf outing. more »»

Questions animal ordinance

August 31, 2013 To the editor: Once again, I feel I must voice my opinion. The City Council has approved the second reading of the proposed animal ordinance. more »»

Lauds leader dog program

August 31, 2013 To the editor: Leaders of the World at the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility has done a phenomenal job once again. Aug. 25 was the third annual Puppy Day Event for Leader Dogs & Reward Dogs. more »»

Wants sidewalks

August 30, 2013 To the editor: Imagine yourself as senior citizen, handicapped or disabled, maybe all three. You quit driving as you realized it was no longer safe. more »»

Objects to city action

August 29, 2013 To the editor: I live at 1814 Eighth Ave. N. in Fort Dodge. I have lived on this street for 53 years and in this home for 31 years. more »»

‘It’s their world too’

August 29, 2013 To the editor: Since it seems the majority of people in Fort Dodge don’t like dogs, why not give the people who appreciate what loving and faithful companions they are, a dog park — a place where... more »»

Has concerns about wind turbines

August 28, 2013 To the editor: Reading the article about 109 turbines will be placed in Webster County sure paints a rosy picture money wise, a win-win for everyone in the county. more »»

Angel Ride succeeds

August 26, 2013 To the editor: The seventh annual Angel Ride to Save the Ta Tas was a big huge on July 13 — 498 riders went on the ride, plus many other showed up to participated in the in the fun activities at... more »»

It’s almost rodeo time

August 26, 2013 To the editor: It is almost Labor Day weekend at that means it is time for the small town of Dayton to grow in population. more »»

Back to School Bash succeeds

August 24, 2013 To the editor: Upper Des Moines Opportunity would like to express our appreciation to all of those who were involved in this year’s Back to School Bash. The bash was held on Aug. more »»

‘A great time to be a Dodger’

August 23, 2013 To the editor: Over the past couple of weeks, administrators from the Fort Dodge Community School District have given tours of the new Fort Dodge Middle School to students, parents, staff and member... more »»

Board appreciates the help

August 23, 2013 To the editor: The Friends of Oakland Cemetery Board would like to thank Joel and Justin Rasch of Rasch Construction for donating crushed rock to fill in the dangerous drop-offs along the side of th... more »»

Critical of Branstad

August 23, 2013 To the editor: I’m a Republican and pretty much support Gov. Branstad’s second administration. more »»

Wants animals kept safe

August 21, 2013 To the editor: According to Kim Alstott the proposed animal laws are being used as a way to punish “95 percent of the people” by forcing their animals to be restrained on their own propert. more »»

Weighs in on golf cart issue

August 21, 2013 To the editor: In response to “Golf cart discussion begins in FD”... if one can afford a golf cart, and to play golf with greens fees, you should be able to afford a normal vehicle. more »»

Not a Steve King fan

August 20, 2013 To the editor: In reference to the Pocahontas letter defending Rep. Steve King and his recent comment about immigrants, I suppose from Mexico. more »»

Appreciates the help

August 20, 2013 To the editor: Recently, while going home a wheel came off my truck and went down a hill and into a creek. Behind me were four young people. more »»

Webster County Fair succeeds

August 18, 2013 To the editor: The Webster County Fair Board wants to extend many thanks and much appreciation to each and every one that helped to make the all new 2013 Webster County Fair a huge success. more »»



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