Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 11 Feb 2016 14:11:29 EDTThu, 11 Feb 2016 14:11:29 EDT Boutique offers unique attire Gerdes graduated from high school in May 2015. A few months later she opened her own shop - P48 Boutique. Gerdes' new business in part of the diverse collection of businesses that call the Crossroads Mall home.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTIHA: Legalize hemp now - The first thing they hammer home is,?"Hemp is not marijuana." That fact was repeated several times Sunday during a three-hour informational meeting on hemp returning as a potential cash crop for Iowa farmers.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTPrevent Iowa swine diseases MOINES - Every day during 2015, an average of 80,500 head of livestock moved into Iowa including swine, feeders and breeders; cattle, feeders and breeders; sheep; horses; goats and cervids - deer and elk.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTNew publication makes life easier's a new resource that will help residents and visitors alike experience the diversity that makes Webster County remarkable. The Messenger has produced in partnership with the Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance "101 Ways to Enjoy Webster County.Sun, 31 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTGet ready for FSMA Election Day brings about a change in the White House administration, implementation of the new Food Safety Modernization Act will likely be postponed.Sun, 31 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDT