Local News

Fort Dodge City Council Meets

The Fort Dodge City Council met Monday. During the meeting, Fire fighter Jon Schrek was welcomed to the force. He comes to Fort Dodge from Carroll, and is certified in Hazmat, paramedic, ice

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White Gets Seventeen Years

One of the men involved in a fire at Bemrich Electric in June of 2013 has been sentenced. According to the Fort Dodge Messenger, Gregory White received seventeen years in prison for his role in the

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2015 Heroes of the Heartland

The 2015 Heroes of the Heartland have been announced. Among the honorees are Fort Dodge Fire/Rescue, Trinity Paramedics, and Webster County Dispatchers. They are being honored for their response in

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Severe Weather Awareness Week

Monday marks the start of severe weather week. During the week, different topics will be discussed, including flooding, warnings, tornados, and severe thunderstorms. As part of severe weather

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Charges Filed in Stabbing

Slipknot guitarist Mick Thompson and his brother Andrew have both been charged with disorderly conduct following a knife fight earlier this month. The Des Moines Register reports that an

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Two Arrested on Child Endangerment

The Sac County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two people on child endangerment charges. 30-year-old Scott McDonald, and 30-year-old Sara Tacey from Lake View were charged following a traffic

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Spring Clean Up Dates Announced

The city has announced spring clean up dates. Clean up will be held on Wednesday April 22nd for areas with Monday trash pick up, Wednesday April 29th for areas with Tuesday trash pick up, Wednesday

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