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Officer rescues six from fire
A Fort Dodge police officer looking for a burglary suspect ended up rescuing six people from a burning house late Tuesday night.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Webster County sups OK security system
The board accepted the bid for $746.73 from Modern Sound Engineering. A second bid was also received for $526.42 from Iowa Fire Control LLC. The accepted bid was higher because it included an extender, or signal booster, and the lower bid did not, said Webster County Sheriff Jim Stubbs.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Farm News Ag Show is the place to be
Even those with the most casual interest in agriculture will want to be on hand when the 12th annual Farm News Ag Show kicks off at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the 2031 Quail Ave. on the East Campus of Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Santa Cops are back
The Santa Cops project is a delightful effort to make the holiday season a bit brighter for area youngsters whose families need a hand up to make this time of year as merry as it should be.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Thanks for the support
Alex Alliger and his family would like to thank the following people and businesses for their support at the steer and swine auction at the Iowa State Fair Sale of Champions.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Ag Show set for Dec. 4-5 run
Farm News' 12th annual Ag Show is set for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. 4 and 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Dec. 5 at 2031 Quail Ave., Fort Dodge.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Lauds Citizen's Academy
Recently, I completed an eight-week program called the Fort Dodge/Webster County Citizen's Academy.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The 17-year-old senior at Southeast Webster-Grand High School is recovering at Blank Children's Hospital in Des Moines after the car she was driving was hit on Oct. 27. -Submitted photo Emma Kiefer, 17, poses with her Flemish giant rabbit, Annabelle, at the Iowa State Fair in August.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Community faces another tragedy
My family has personally experienced what the prayers and support of an amazing community can do.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Winter arrives in FD
Winter arrived in Webster County Monday morning in the form of a small storm that delivered just enough snow and ice to make driving hazardous in some places.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
The Des Moines Register
Iowa urged: Require EMT background checks
Iowa should require background checks for its emergency medical technicians, a legislative committee was told Thursday.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Public servant, again
Less than a year after he officially retired as Webster County sheriff, Brian Mickelson will hold elected office once again after winning a seat on the Vincent City Council Tuesday evening.
The Des Moines Register
MidAmerican starts work on 5 wind sites
MidAmerican Energy Co. is beginning construction of its $1.9 billion investment in wind energy, with work starting on five sites across the state, the Des Moines-based utility said Wednesday.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Fort Dodge City Election: Moehnke, Halter join incumbents
Dr. Terry Moehnke handily defeated Councilman Mark Taylor to win the Ward 1 seat on the Fort Dodge City Council Tuesday.