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  1. Robyn Ann (Schreck) OsterbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | The Messenger

    Robyn Ann OstA erberg, 56, of Fort Dodge, died on FriA day, SepA temA ber 8, 2017 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home after courageous battle with cancer. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Corpus Christi Church, celebrated by Monsignor Kevin McCoy.

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  2. Assessor/deputy assessor exams set for OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | The Messenger

    Statewide examinations for the positions of deputy assessor and assessor have been scheduled for October, according to Courtney M. Kay-Decker, Director of the Iowa Department of Revenue. The examination for deputy assessor will be held at 8:30 a.m., Oct. 14, and the examination for assessor will be held at 8:30 a.m., Oct. 21 in the fourth floor conference room of the Hoover State Office Building in Des Moines.

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  3. Robyn Ann (Schreck) OsterbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | The Messenger

    Robyn Ann Osterberg, 56, of Fort Dodge, died on Friday, September 8, 2017 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home after courageous battle with cancer. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Corpus Christi Church, celebrated by Monsignor Kevin McCoy.

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  4. Sherrill Kay KounkelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The Messenger

    Sherrill Kay Kounkel passed away on August 23, 2017. Services will be held at Valley Church, 4343 Fuller Road in West Des Moines, IA with visitation on Thursday, August 31 from 4 to 7 p.m. and the memorial service on Friday, September 1 at 10:30 a.m. Sherrill was born on February 1, 1939 in Fort Dodge, IA to Loretta and Robert Miller, Sr. She attended school in Fort Dodge and graduated from Fort Dodge High School in 1957.

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  5. Company behind Dakota Access oil pipeline sues GreenpeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | The Messenger

    The company that built the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline filed a lawsuit against Greenpeace and other groups on Tuesday, alleging that they disseminated false and misleading information about the project and interfered with its construction. In its lawsuit, which was filed in federal court in North Dakota, Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners requests damages that could approach $1 billion.

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  6. Twylla Glendoris Bakley SonquistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | The Messenger

    Twylla Glendoris Bakley Sonquist was born on November 12, 1927 and passed away on August 18, 2017 at the Kavanagh Hospice House in Des Moines, Iowa. Twylla was born, raised and lived her entire life in the Boxholm and Dayton area.

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  7. Dodgers leaning on their experienceRead the original story

    Monday Aug 21 | The Messenger

    The Dodgers had only two letterwinners back last fall, but Fort Dodge enters this campaign with a much stronger, wiser veteran group. Hopefully the time they put in last year and this summer can equate to success and collectively, we can get better.

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  8. Martha Mae (Marty) CromwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | The Messenger

    A memorial visitation for Martha Mae Cromwell will be held on Wednesday, August 23 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Bruce's Funeral Home in Fort Dodge, Iowa. No other services are planned.

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  9. Fern PohladRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | The Messenger

    Fern Pohlad, 99, born May 19, 1918 in Fort Dodge, IA and attended Fort Dodge School, her home exA cept a few years in Long Beach, CA and Des Moines, IA. She died July 17, 2017 at the Carlisle Care Center in Carlisle, IA.

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  10. Paul SchmittRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Messenger

    Mass of the Christian burial for Paul Schmitt, 88, of Churdan will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday from St. Columbkille's Catholic Church in Churdan with burial in St. Patrick Cemetery west of Churdan. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 PM Friday at the church with a Vigil Service at 7 PM.

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  11. Ready for schoolRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Messenger

    McCollough is going into kindergarten at Southeast Valley Elementary School. -Messenger photo by Chad Thompson Justin Moeller, 9, of Farnhamville, picks out his choice of chalk to write down what happiness means to him during the Back to School Bash at Crossroads Mall Tuesday night.

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  12. Back to School Bash is TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | The Messenger

    The event, which provides backpacks and school supplies to under privileged children throughout Webster County, will be at the Crossroads Mall from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Bev Verschoor, outreach specialist with Upper Des Moines Opportunity Inc., which puts on the Back to School Bash, said this year is the first time the event has been held indoors. The Fort Dodge police and fire departments will be there, as well as the Webster County Pork Producers, which will be providing pork sandwiches, and the Fort Dodge Noon Kiwanis, which will be serving hot dogs.

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  13. Ellerbeck - 80 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | The Messenger

    Her family includes her husband Rev. Clifton; Carmen and Ed Walkwitz, of Des Moines; Carita and Brian Pfaltzgraff, of Readlyn; Kyle and Deb Ellerbeck, of Mankato, Minnesota; and Kory Ellerbeck, of Clive.

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  14. Walter D. MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | The Messenger

    Walter D. Morgan, 93, formerly of Fort Dodge, passed away on MonA day, August 7, 2017 at the Good ShepA herd CommunA ity in Sauk Rapids. The visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 AM with the funeral service at 11:00 AM on Monday, August 14 at Trinity United Methodist Church in Fort Dodge.

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  15. Socks for the Sole deserves supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The Messenger

    Hard as it is to believe, it's almost time to begin outfitting youngsters for their return to school. The assorted clothing and supplies they will need can end up being a fairly hefty expense.

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  16. Ignoring lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | The Messenger

    Who have been the most successful presidents in the past 80 years? Most successful, that is, in framing issues and advancing their policies, achieving foreign policy success, winning re-election and maintaining high job approval. My nominees are Franklin Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower and Ronald Reagan.

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  17. Mary L. SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | The Messenger

    Mary L. Smith, age 98, of Coon Rapids passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017 at Thomas Rest Haven in Coon Rapids. A visitation will be held from 5 - 7 P.M. on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Coon Rapids where there will be a prayer service at 7:00 P.M. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Coon Rapids and online condolences may be left for the family at www.dahnand woodhouse.com Born on Agust 14, 1918 on her family's farm northeast of Creston, IA, she was the daughter of Emmet and Anna Danielson.

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  18. Leading the JaguarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | The Messenger

    High School Principal Kerry Ketcham, left, and Middle School Principal Greg Slininger were hired this summer and are working to be ready when school starts Aug. 23. -Messenger photo by Joe Sutter Kerry Ketcham does some catching up on instructional videos in his new office at Southeast Valley high school. The new high school principal, Katchem comes to Gowrie from the West Des Moines district.

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  19. Bring on the boatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | The Messenger

    The Misty Misfits are sponsored by Misty Harbor Boats, the Lysine Lizards are one of several teams sponsore by CJ Bio America. -Messenger photo by Hans Madsen Ron Soppeland, of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, models the latest in colorful headgear Saturday morning at the CJ BioAmerica Badger Lake Dragon Boat Bash in John F. Kennedy Memorial Park.

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  20. John AdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | The Messenger

    John Aden, 59, of Fort Dodge passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Graveside services will be Thursday, August 3 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 11:00 A.M. John is survived by his children, Jonathan Aden, Camp Pendleton, California; Charlene Handsaker- Lonsdale, Stuart, Iowa; Kori Stufflebeam-Lawson, Perry, Iowa; Sister, Rebecca Files-Shima of Goodyear, AZ, and step children Felicia Cummings-Crouch, Carroll, Iowa; and Robert Cooper of Des Moines, Iowa.

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