Hy-Vee Food Store is located at South 29th Street, north of 5th Avenue South here in Fort Dodge. Hy-Vee is  open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Lawn & Garden Center - open 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily during April thru June. You can call them at 515-573-4105 or visit their website at  www.hyvee.com. On their website you can see the weekly store ads, make Fort Dodge your default location through their Store Locator and even shop for groceries online. Check out their website to see what it is all about.

December 18, 2012
Amber was our guest for the last Tasty Tuesday of 2012 and she brought us some fresh salads to get us ready for the day. Amber brought us a BBQ Chicken salad with all of the goodies piled high, a couple Buffalo Chick Salads, that are $3.99 and you can get 5 cents on your Gas Saver Card, a Thai Chicken salad and a Mediterranean Chicken salad. What a refreshing salad!

November 20, 2012
Amber joined us once again and she brought something that says Fall. She brought us some of their Pumpkin Dip. She also brought along for us some Graham Crackers and Apple Slices to enjoy the dip with. What a great way to kick off the Thanksgiving week! Thanks Amber!

October 16, 2012
Amber was back with a great meal for anyone who wants to have leftovers. Amber brought us a DiLusso Little Italy Panini from the Hy-Vee Deli. It has DiLusso Double Smoked Ham, Pepperoni, Genoa Salami and Provolone Chees, Red Onions and DiLusso Deli Style Mustard. She even GRILLED it if us!! What a treat. You can get yours either prepackaged at the front of the store by the cash registers or fresh from the Deli counter and you can also get it grilled right there in the store! These sandwiches are HUGE and you will diffenently will have leftovers for later!

September 18, 2012
Amber joined us again on this chilly September morning with something that would certainly warm us up. Amber brought us Hy-Vee Chinese Express's new Jalepeno Crab Ragoons. You would think that with the name "Jalapeno" that it would be too hot, but it isn't. It has just enough kick to make sure that you know that it is there. Stop by Hy-Vee today to get 3 of these for $2.

August 21, 2012
Amber graced us with her presence again this morning and she brought a couple little things to hold us until lunch. Amber brought us one of Hy-Vee's Mini Fiesta Trays, which comes in different sizes. To help enjoy the Fiesta Tray, she brought us a mini bag of Blue Corn Chips, made by Food Should Taste Good. That mini combo really did taste good. Head on over to Hy-Vee today to grab some of these for yourself. A great snack for not too much!

July 17, 2012
Amber joined us again this morning and brought us a hot meal. I know that with the heat, a hot meal may not sound so good, but once you smell it, you will want some. Amber brought us some of their fresh made Chicken Marinara Ravioli. You can make your own with your choice of sauce, meat, fruits or vegetables. They range from $3.50 to $4.50 and are made fresh eveyday. Stop in and make your own!

June 19, 2012
With the heat looking to make going outside a terrible reality, Amber brought us something that cooled us off for a little bit. Amber brought in a Berry Chicken Salad. It had Blueberries, Strawberries, DiLusso Chicken strips, Almonds and a Raspberry Vignarette. Hy-Vee has this salad on sale all week long for only $3.49. All of their DiLusso salads are handmade fresh daily with quality DiLusso meats and cheeses. They have 7 varieties to choose from, always fresh and ready to go! What a way to cool off on this overbearingly hot morning. Thanks Amber for thinking of us!

May 15, 2012
When Amber, Hy-Vee Dietician, comes in, we never know what we are going to get. This morning she brought us a DiLusso Buffalow Chicken Wrap that Hy-Vee has for $4.98. It is a Jalapeño Tortilla wrapping Cream Cheese, Buffalo Chicken, Pepperjack Cheese, Ranch Dressing, Tomatoes, Lettuce and Onions. That will wake you up first thing in the morning!

April 17, 2012
Amber was our guest again and she brought us some more great food from Hy-Vee. This time it was from the Italian Express. She brought us a Meat Lovers Pizza on a Tiscano Thin Crust. The Meat Lovers Pizza is topped with Sausage, Pepperoni, Canadian Bacon, Bacon and Cheese. It is $10.99 for a large and you get it hot and ready or you can take it home and bake it there. It is up to you. What a great way to start the day on this chilly morning!

March 20, 2012
With the First Day of Spring arriving, Amber brought us something that she felt was Spring. Amber brought us a DiLusso Tropical Chicken Salad. It consists of Romaine Lettuce, Chicken Strips, Fresh Papaya (diced), Banana Chips, Sliced Almonds and Fresh Mango (diced). She also announced Hy-Vee's First Day of Spring special - Buy One Salad Bar, Get One Free. Just for today, March 20th. What a deal! Amber also talked about the Hy-Vee Half and 5K for JDRF. The last day to register is March 24th. She said that there are already 283 people signed up representing 10 states.


February 21, 2012
Amber was our guest for Tasty Tuesday again today. Amber was feeling "Springy" this morning, so she brought us some of HyVee's Side Salads. She brought us a Spaghetti Salad, Tomatoe Roughy and Mozzarella Bowtie Pasta. What a great way to help you get rid of the winter blues and get you looking forward the Spring!! Delicious!

Amber also had somethings to share with us about what Hy-Vee is doing in the upcoming months. From now until March 20th, when you "Like" Hy-Vee Fort Dodge on Facebook, you are entered for a $500 Gift Card from Hy-Vee to be drawn on March 20th from all the people who have "Liked" their facebook page. Click here to go there now.

Hy-Vee is also having their first annual Hy-Vee Half & 5K walk/run to bring awareness of and raise money for JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation). It is being held on Saturday, March 31st. All proceeds from registration fees will go directly toward JDRF. For more information, go to the Fort Dodge Hy-Vee's store page through www.Hy-Vee.com or contact: Amber Kastler, RD, LD at akastler@hyvee.com or Ann Halbur at 1192marketing@hy-vee.com or call the Fort Dodge Hy-Vee store at 515-573-4105.

January 31, 2012
Amber visited us once again this morning and she brought with her a delicious wrap. Amber brought in the Rio Grande wrap, which consists of Cream Cheese, Smoked Turkey, Pepper Jack Cheese, Fresh Salsa, Jalapenos and Lettuce. What a meal!! And it is only $4.98 at Hy-Vee!

December 27, 2011
Today, Amber Kaslter, Dietician, from Hy-Vee here in Fort Dodge, stopped in with some great breakfast. She brought us an Omelet with Everything, Hashbrowns and Wheat Toast. What a great way to start off the week!! Delicious.

November 22, 2011
Hy-Vee Dietician Amber Kaslter once again stopped by this morning. This morning she shared some of the Chinese Express's food with us. She brought in some Sesame and their new Mandarin Chicken with Steamed Rice, a Spring Roll and some Sweet Chili Sauce. A great way to start off your day! Amber also shared that she now has an office on the sales floor of Hy-Vee in Fort Dodge. She can now meet with customers who would like to talk to Amber about their nutritional concerns. And, for the month of December, customers can get a FREE 20 minute consultation with Amber (one per customer).

October 11, 2011
Hy-Vee bakery manager Kurt Kuiper stopped in and brought us breakfast... a delicious cinnamon roll. Made fresh daily.

September 6, 2011
Amber Kastler, HyVee Dietician, finally stopped by the studios with breakfast this morning. She brought in some delicious Breakfast Pizza from their Italian Express. The pizza was topped with bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, and cheese. Delicious! . If you are interested in dietician services, you can call Amber at 573-4105 or email her at akastler@hy-vee.com


August 9, 2011
Amber Kastler, HyVee Dietician, stopped by the studios again this morning. She brought a Sante Fe Chicken Sandwich for us to enjoy. The sandwich is made up of Sante Fe seasoned chicken strips, lettuce, onion, bell peppers, swiss cheese and some Dilusso Chipolte mustard on a delicious bun. This great sandwich and other can be found in the HyVee Delicatessen. If you are interested in dietician services, you can call Amber at 573-4105 or email her at akastler@hy-vee.com

July 12, 2011
The HyVee Dietician Amber Kastler stopped in with this chef salad, which can be found in the deli section, for everyone to enjoy. If you are interested in dietician services, you can call Amber at 573-4105 or email her at akastler@hy-vee.com