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  1. Iowa schools in wait and see modeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Messenger

    As budget talks drag on in the state Capitol, educators are stuck in a holding pattern waiting to find out how much new funding is coming to K-12 education. School funding has been a central point of conflict throughout the legislative session, with the Democratic-led Senate seeking to provide more new dollars than the Republican-controlled House for the 2015-2016 academic year.

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  2. FD girls bounced from team regionalsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | The Messenger

    The Fort Dodge girls tennis team was topped by Ames here Monday in a Class 2A, Region 1 dual at Dodger Courts. After rain forced the event to be moved from Saturday, the Little Cyclones didn't skip a beat, claiming all six singles matches.

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  3. David J. Lawler Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Messenger

    David J. Lawler Jr., 64, of Council Bluffs formerly of Clare and Fort Dodge passed away April 10, 2015 at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 20, 2015 at St. Matthew's Church, Clare.

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  4. David J. Lawler Jr.Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Messenger

    David J. Lawler Jr., 64, of Council Bluffs formerly of Clare and Fort Dodge passed away April 10, 2015 at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 20, 2015 at St. Matthew's Church, Clare.

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  5. Davia L. "Deb" AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Messenger

    Davia L. "Deb" Abbott, age 89, of Council Bluffs, passed away April 8, 2015 at Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs. Deb was born May 24, 1925 in Gilson, Illinois to the late Roswell and Claire Johnson.

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  6. Patricia M. KlingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Messenger

    Patricia M. Klinger, 90, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at the Marian Home with her family by her side. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, March 16th in the Chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home.

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  7. Deloris I. KlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Messenger

    Deloris I. Klement, age 94, of Missouri Valley, Iowa, passed away January 29, 2015 at CHI Community Hospital in Missouri Valley. Deloris was born May 29, 1920 in Fort Dodge, Iowa to the late Allen W. and Mabel R. Pingel.

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  8. Cady: More security needed at courthousesRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Messenger

    Iowa needs more security at its courthouses, the state's chief justice said Wednesday, citing an incident last fall in which a man angry about his property taxes opened fire. Chief Justice Mark Cady of the Iowa Supreme Court said the judicial branch is completing surveys to determine security levels at courthouses around the state, as well as state and county buildings.

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  9. Branstad, lawmakers: Funding for roads a top priorityRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Messenger

    Gov. Terry Branstad and Iowa's legislative leaders want to work on funding for roads during the 2015 legislative session, but no one committed to a specific plan Wednesday. The governor hopes to find consensus soon on a way to increase funding for the state's network of bridges and roads, many of which are considered deteriorating or deficient, he said during an Associated Press Legislative Forum.

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  10. Michael D. CassidyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Messenger

    Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 2nd at 10:30 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church with Rev. Dan Rogers, officiating.

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  11. Dodgers dominate home tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Messenger

    The third-ranked Dodgers came away with just their second Don Miller Invitational championship since 1995 here Saturday, crowning six champions and pulling away in impressive fashion. Messenger photo by Britt Kudla Brody Teske of Fort Dodge takes on Council Bluffs Lewis Central's Paxton Whiteaker in the 106-pound finals of the Don Miller Invitational Saturday in the Dodger gym.

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  12. Dodgers face No. 1 RamsRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Messenger

    The Dodgers will be tested by perennial power and defending Class 3A state duals runner-up Southeast Polk. "This will be a great measuring stick for us to see where we are at against a team that doesn't have a weak spot,'' said Fort Dodge head coach Bobby Thompson.

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  13. Teske, Lara capture titles for FDSHRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Messenger

    Teske helped the Dodgers to a fifth-place showing and the top effort among Iowa schools at the Council Bluffs Classic here Saturday. Olathe North was the champion, followed by Apple Valley .

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  14. Dodgers head to Eagle GroveRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Messenger

    The Dodgers will take a relatively young group into the 76th annual tournament. Action will begin at 10 a.m. with the finals to begin at approximately 3 p.m. Fort Dodge finished one point behind champion Ballard last season and was 17.5 points ahead of third place finisher Clario-Goldfield.

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  15. Benny Joe HinesRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2014 | The Messenger

    Benny Joe Hines, 76, passed away Nov. 20, 2014 at the Villa Care Center in Fort Dodge. No services are planned.

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  16. Mother of murdered teen tells of her own abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Messenger

    The mother of a young woman killed by domestic violence spoke publicly for the first time about her own experience with abuse at a vigil for those affected by violence. Theresa Gallo, the mother of Paige Gallo, spoke at the Domestic/Sexual Assault Outreach Center's annual Domestic Violence Vigil Thursday evening.

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  17. New records for Alves, Triton womenRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Messenger

    Alves, a sophomore from Brazil, scored a program-record eight goals, and the Tritons shattered the program mark for team goals in a game in a 20-0 rout of Indian Hills. Erica Hansen added four goals and Alexia Vaughn contributed three for Iowa Central .

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