Messenger News Briefen-usMon, 26 Sep 2016 18:19:12 EDTMon, 26 Sep 2016 18:19:12 EDT Band Days trip with ILCC set Lakes Community College is hosting a day trip to Algona Saturday for the annual Band Day Festival. This trip includes the enjoyment of the parade, tour of Ag and Motorsport Museum, as well as supper at Addie Mae's.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCFR picnic is today Community & Family Resources fourth annual Recovery & Wellness Family Fun Festival will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. today at Oleson Park. It if rains, the event will be moved to Community & Family Resources, 1506 31st Ave. N.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTBlue Mass will honor first responders LAKE - Storm Lake St. Mary's Parish and the Storm Lake Public Safety Department will be hosting their second Blue Mass at 7 p.m. Monday at St. Mary's Church. The Mass is open to the public and to people of all faith background.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTOperation Christmas needs space Christmas/Church Women United is looking for a space to hold its annual charity. It is seeking a 12,000- to 14,000-square-foot, heated location on a ground floor within the city limits of Fort Dodge with lots of parking space.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTMissing cat found after fire that started in bedroom the cat is a survivor. The cat, which was initially missing after a Tuesday evening house fire in Fort Dodge, was found alive and well, according to Fire Chief Kent Hulett. He said the cat was found on the roof of the house.Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT