Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 22 Nov 2014 21:04:03 EDTSat, 22 Nov 2014 21:04:03 EDT burns second floor bedroom cause of a second-floor bedroom fire Sunday morning is still under investigation. The Fort Dodge Fire Department responded to a fire at 1407 First Ave. S at about 3:25 a.m.Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTOtho to flush hydrants this week - The city of Otho will be flushing hydrants on Tuesday and Wednesday. Hydrants on South Highway Street and anything west of North Highway Street will be flushed on Tuesday. Hydrants east of North Highway will be flushed on Wednesday.Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTPart of 25th Street to close Monday on the East Region Storm Sewer Project will cause part of 25th Street in Fort Dodge to be closed Monday and remain closed for about two weeks, according to the city engineering staff.Sun, 16 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTFD snow route restrictions may be in place today will be prohibited on all Fort Dodge streets that are designated as an Emergency Snow Route if 2 inches or more snow fall today, according to the Public Works Department. Parking will be prohibited for 24 hours after the snowfal.Sat, 15 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTFD council to hire plan consultant Fort Dodge City Council is set to hire a consultant to prepare a comprehensive plan for the community when it meets Monday. The council meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 819 First Ave. S.Sun, 9 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT