Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 18 Apr 2015 19:38:38 EDTSat, 18 Apr 2015 19:38:38 EDT in on school funding the editor: The shame of politics at both the state and national level is the sham of politics, the posturing, the saying one thing and intending something else, the hidden agendas in the name of sound policy.Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTThank you to FD USBC the editor: Almost Home would like to thank the Fort Dodge U.S. Bowling Congress and the 297 league bowlers who participated in the inaugural Almost Home Interleague Bowling Tournament held in Marc.Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTChildren need our support the editor: We all want children to have great childhoods, to succeed in school, and to grow into healthy, productive citizens. Yet, recent studies suggest that we are far from achieving this vision.Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTMickelson benefit is Sunday the editor: There will be a benefit fundraiser for retired Messenger Lifestyle Editor Sandy Mickelson, on Sunday at the Webster County Fairgrounds from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTLost in a day the editor: You don't miss it till it's gone. The ability to speak, the ability to breathe normally, being able to blow your nose, the ability to smell, take a shower, or go swimming.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT