Monday Apr 14
Webster County establishes conservation area
The Fort Dodge Messenger reports Donald Seltz and his family decided to sell 75 acres of land to the county for $1,000 per acre.
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Remembering Our Fallen' opens Saturday
For the men and women of the armed services who died while serving in active duty since Sept.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Mentors are needed
Children & Families of Iowa is currently seeking volunteer mentors for the HALO mentoring program.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Don't miss out on Citizen's Academy
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Fri Apr 04, 2014
They laud Citizen's Academy
A wonderful experience was enjoyed by both of us as participants in the Fort Dodge/Webster County Citizen's Academy this past fall.
Bemrich weighs in on C.R. casino proposal
Fort Dodge Mayor Matt Bemrich was among those who spoke against the possibility of awarding a casino license to Cedar Rapids Thursday.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Kennedy to have - playscape'
Plans for a natural playscape at John F. Kennedy Memorial Park are nearly complete, and construction may begin this fall, according to Webster County Naturalist Karen Hansen.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Wind farm moves ahead ward
The Webster County Board of Supervisors approved utility permits for Wanzek Construction to directional bore electrical lines to 10 wind turbines in the project, which is located throughout southern Webster County.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Healthy habits in action
People who adopted new eating habits and increased their exercise so far this year can lace up their shoes and begin to reap the rewards of good health at the inaugural Live Healthy Iowa 5K on April 12. "This 5K is a great way to cap off the strides made during the Live Healthy10 week wellness challenge," said Lindsey Kavanaugh, Community Wellness ... (more)
Wed Mar 26, 2014
The Daily Freeman-Journal
Sups approve five year project plan
A tentative list of road and bridge projects that the county plans to tackle over the next five years has been set.
Bridge, street projects begin in Fort Dodge
Within a couple of weeks, other workers will start the process of rebuilding First Avenue North between Third and Seventh streets.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Fairfield Ledger
Iowa Learning Farms releases cover crop video
The new video features seven Iowa farmers who are using cover crops on their agricultural fields.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Teaming up for AEDs
The partnership between two county agencies has led to the purchase of an important tool that department officials say has helped save lives.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Concrete mixer rolls over on highway
Traffic on the highway near Otho was slowed for about three hours Thursday morning as crews worked to remove a concrete mixer that turned over on its side.