Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 24 Oct 2014 08:06:25 EDTFri, 24 Oct 2014 08:06:25 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssNorth 16th closed to through traffichttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580365.htmlThe closure of North 16th Street just south of 10th Avenue North will continue today. Local traffic will have access, but detours will reroute all through traffic.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTConstruction of Jefferson casino on trackhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580332.htmlJEFFERSON (AP) - Officials said the construction of a casino in Jefferson remains on schedule despite some unfavorable weather.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTUnpaid taxes are accruing penaltieshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580335.htmlThe deadline for property tax payments was Sept. 30. Any unpaid taxes are now past due, and will accrue penalties. Delinquent taxes accrue 1.5 percent interest each month they are not paid, according to Webster County Treasurer Jan Messerly.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTLocal IRS office wil be closedhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580338.htmlThe Fort Dodge Internal Revenue Service office is closing, the IRS announced Wednesday. The last day taxpayers can receive service will be Nov. 3 at the office located at 1728 Central Ave.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTW.C. Health: There's no Ebola in Iowahttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580341.htmlThere are and have been no cases of Ebola in Webster County or Iowa, according to a Webster County Health Department press release Wednesday.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT