Messenger News Briefen-usThu, 25 Aug 2016 14:12:19 EDTThu, 25 Aug 2016 14:12:19 EDT Stadium attendance expectations Fort Dodge Community School District issued the following reminders for attendance at Dodger Stadium: All kindergarten through sixth-graders must be accompanied by an adult. Fifth- and sixth-graders must sit in the west stands with an adult.Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTBridge replacement causes detour of a bridge will cause Webster County Road P59 (Nelson Avenue) to be closed one-half mile south of 270th Street. Construction may take up to three weeks. The detour will be designated on Webster County Road D33, U.S.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTKennedy Park closure updated County Conservation has announced a new closure date for John F. Kennedy Memorial Park to allow crews to resurface the main roads in the park. The new closure date is Thursday at 6 a.m. The park will reopen Friday at 8 a.m.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTCalhoun GOP to host Family Picnic CITY - The Calhoun County Republican Family Picnic will begin at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Rockwell City Community Center, library location. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. U.S. Sen.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTBoll, of Gowrie, competes at State Fair MOINES - An area woman competed in the English Society Horse Show, which took place Aug. 16 through Aug. 18 in the Richard O. Jacobson Exhibition Center at the 2016 Iowa State Fair in Des Moines.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT