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The Fort Dodge Messenger
HAROLD KVALE10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 26th, 2016, at Ullensvang Lutheran Church in Thor with
HAROLD KVALE
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 26th, 2016, at Ullensvang Lutheran Church in Thor with Pastor Darryl Landsverk officiating. Visitation is Wednesday, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Foust Funeral Home in Eagle Grove. Burial will be in East Ullensvang Cemetery near Th... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
HAROLD KVALEbe held Thursday, May 26, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. at Ullensvang Lutheran Church in
HAROLD KVALE
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
be held Thursday, May 26, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. at Ullensvang Lutheran Church in Thor with Pastor Darryl Landsverk officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Foust Funeral Home in Eagle Grove. Burial in East Ullensvang Cemetery, Th... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
After deliberation, council keeps BoydThe subject was brought before the Eagle Grove City Council during a special me
After deliberation, council keeps Boyd
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
The subject was brought before the Eagle Grove City Council during a special meeting Monday night at City Hall. Boyd was on vacation during the meeting, but was on the phone for the session. City attorney Brett Legvold was also present during the... Read more
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Freeman journal
Nerland claims another throws medal3/4 inches occurred during the prelims. Her top heave of the season (41-4) came
Nerland claims another throws medal
Freeman journal / Posted 3 days ago
3/4 inches occurred during the prelims. Her top heave of the season (41-4) came in early April at the Lady Eagle Relays in Eagle Grove. Spencer's Brandi Botcher claimed state gold with a toss of 41-4 3/4. Lynx senior Kenzie Garvey turned in her... Read more
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Freeman journal
Delores Arends, 87, Webster CityPayne; Sam McNally; Aidan Hanson; Grant, Allison and Madelyn Arends; Holden and
Delores Arends, 87, Webster City
Freeman journal / Posted 3 days ago
Payne; Sam McNally; Aidan Hanson; Grant, Allison and Madelyn Arends; Holden and Berkley Wetzler; sister, Lorraine Groves of Eagle Grove, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Dr. Mary Arends Lorenz of Manchester, Pat and Al Arends of Albert Lea, MN;... Read more
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Freeman journal
NEH board reviews plan for specialization classesby Diane Sweeney Consulting on Sept. 19 and will be attended by staff from NEH,
NEH board reviews plan for specialization classes
Freeman journal / Posted 3 days ago
by Diane Sweeney Consulting on Sept. 19 and will be attended by staff from NEH, Webster City, Clarion, Goldfield Dows, Eagle Grove, Humboldt and South Hamilton schools. In other personnel news, the board accepted the resignation of Megan Davis... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
4 downtown Eagle Grove businesses damaged by fireFour businesses in downtown Eagle Grove have been damaged by late afternoon fir
4 downtown Eagle Grove businesses damaged by fire
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
Four businesses in downtown Eagle Grove have been damaged by late afternoon fire. Authorities say no one was hurt in the blaze in the 200 block of West Broadway, but three or four firefighters were checked at the scene for possible heat... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
4 downtown Eagle Grove businesses damaged by fireEAGLE GROVE, Iowa (AP) - Four businesses in downtown Eagle Grove have been dama
4 downtown Eagle Grove businesses damaged by fire
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
EAGLE GROVE, Iowa (AP) - Four businesses in downtown Eagle Grove have been damaged by late afternoon fire. The Fort Dodge Messenger says (http://bit.ly/1RfLYkO ) the fire was reported just before 6 p.m. Friday. Authorities say no one was hurt in... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
4 downtown Eagle Grove businesses damaged by fireEAGLE GROVE, Iowa (AP) - Four businesses in downtown Eagle Grove have been dama
4 downtown Eagle Grove businesses damaged by fire
KTTC Rochester / Posted 5 days ago
EAGLE GROVE, Iowa (AP) - Four businesses in downtown Eagle Grove have been damaged by late afternoon fire. The Fort Dodge Messenger says (http://bit.ly/1RfLYkO ) the fire was reported just before 6 p.m. Friday. Authorities say no one was hurt in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Fire strikes downtown Eagle Grove; four businesses damagedin the fire. Those businesses are adjacent to one another in a row of two-story
Fire strikes downtown Eagle Grove; four businesses damaged
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
in the fire. Those businesses are adjacent to one another in a row of two-story buildings that have common walls. The Eagle Grove and Goldfield fire departments, Eagle Grove Emergency Medical Service, Eagle Grove police and Wright County... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Fire hits downtown Eagle Grove businessesFour businesses in downtown Eagle Grove were damaged in a Friday night fire. No
Fire hits downtown Eagle Grove businesses
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
Four businesses in downtown Eagle Grove were damaged in a Friday night fire. No one was hurt. Fire Chief Gary Lalor said the blaze was reported at about 5:55 p.m. in the 200 block of West Broadway. He said the cause of the fire remains under... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area boys go for gold at stateRaiders will be Konner Roth (800), Taylor Duncan (shot put) and the 4x800 (Max
Area boys go for gold at state
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
Raiders will be Konner Roth (800), Taylor Duncan (shot put) and the 4x800 (Max Blum, Sam Scott, Andrew Murley and Roth). Eagle Grove Dalton Schaffer (1600) and the 4x800 (Colton Pickering, Scaffer, Brett Maier and McCaulay King) earned state... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area girls have eyes on the prizeGoodell, Disney, Alberts and Davis) and the distance medley (Ana Johnson, Melea
Area girls have eyes on the prize
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
Goodell, Disney, Alberts and Davis) and the distance medley (Ana Johnson, Meleah Johnson, Haley Nerem and Alberts). Eagle Grove In action for the Eagles in will be Jana Willard (3000) and Jarika Eisentrager (long jump). East Sac... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 18, 2016Webster City won the Class 1A tennis district team title. May 18, 1966 NEWS:
May 18, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 8 days ago
Webster City won the Class 1A tennis district team title. May 18, 1966 NEWS: John H. Kobs Jr. was named a new vice president of The State Bank. SPORTS: The Eagle Grove golfers finished an undefeated dual season with a 155-170 win ove... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 17, 2016in boys golf. May 17, 1966 NEWS: Neale Thompson, of Clare, a student at Capit
May 17, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 9 days ago
in boys golf. May 17, 1966 NEWS: Neale Thompson, of Clare, a student at Capital Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio, was spending the summer at Naval Chaplains School. SPORTS: Eagle Grove beat Webster City and Fort Dodge in a golf tr... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Eagle Grove grads ready to ‘be great’after four years of high school classes. During his speech, Gonzalez recalled
Eagle Grove grads ready to ‘be great’
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 10 days ago
after four years of high school classes. During his speech, Gonzalez recalled the early years of going to school in Eagle Grove. He said students were taught how to read and learned proper manners in elementary school. Gonzalez talked... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area dentists lecture at Iowa Dental sessionR. Bruce Cochrane, a Fort Dodge specialist in periodontics, prosthetics and imp
Area dentists lecture at Iowa Dental session
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 11 days ago
R. Bruce Cochrane, a Fort Dodge specialist in periodontics, prosthetics and implant dentistry, and Dr. Michael Moffitt, an Eagle Grove specialist in prosthodontics and cosmetic dentistry, were lecturers at the Iowa Dental Association's recent... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Indian girls qualify 11 eventsGoodell, Disney, Alberts and Davis) and the distance medley (Ana Johnson, Melea
Indian girls qualify 11 events
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
Goodell, Disney, Alberts and Davis) and the distance medley (Ana Johnson, Meleah Johnson, Haley Nerem and Alberts). Eagle Grove In action for the Eagles in will be Jana Willard (3000) and Jarika Eisentrager (long jump). East Sac... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Cougar boys advance 8Raiders will be Konner Roth (800), Taylor Duncan (shot put) and the 4x800 (Max
Cougar boys advance 8
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
Raiders will be Konner Roth (800), Taylor Duncan (shot put) and the 4x800 (Max Blum, Sam Scott, Andrew Murley and Roth). Eagle Grove Dalton Schaffer (1600) and the 4x800 (Colton Pickering, Scaffer, Brett Maier and McCaulay King) earned state... Read more
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Freeman journal
Bombarded by fly infestationBrensel said the flies on the strip were accumulated in one day. Kenney said t
Bombarded by fly infestation
Freeman journal / Posted 14 days ago
Brensel said the flies on the strip were accumulated in one day. Kenney said the number of flies are just as prevalent in Eagle Grove. "The wind is blowing the flies to all these neighboring counties too," he said. Several people have employed... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Livermore man dies in pickup accidentpickup stopped facing east in the south ditch. Petersen was pronounced dead at
Livermore man dies in pickup accident
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
pickup stopped facing east in the south ditch. Petersen was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger, Kacee Irle, 18, of Eagle Grove, was transported by Renwick EMS to Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion after complaining of pain, according to the... Read more
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Freeman journal
Laverne Bell, 80, Woolstockhis wife Clara of Woolstock; children, Laura (Mike ) Runyan of Baxter, MN, Kare
Laverne Bell, 80, Woolstock
Freeman journal / Posted 15 days ago
his wife Clara of Woolstock; children, Laura (Mike ) Runyan of Baxter, MN, Karen Bell of Woolstock, Diane (Craig) Bard of Eagle Grove, Beth (Bob) Johanns of Grundy Center, grandchildren, Barry (Tina) Campbell, Kate Runyan, Alyse (Ofo) Gomez,... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Vincent is stuck with peststo enjoy the outdoors instead of swatting at flies all day long." Kenney said
Vincent is stuck with pests
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 15 days ago
to enjoy the outdoors instead of swatting at flies all day long." Kenney said the number of flies are just as prevalent in Eagle Grove. "The wind is blowing the flies to all these neighboring counties too," he said. Several people have employed... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 9, 2016state History Day competition in the junior media division. SPORTS: The Algona
May 9, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 15 days ago
state History Day competition in the junior media division. SPORTS: The Algona Bulldogs won the team title in the girls Eagle Grove Relays. 50 Years Ago May 9, 1966 NEWS: Lee Oester, field underwriter for the New York Life Insurance Co. of... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Doyle wins NCC title for Gaelsfor sectional golf. St. Edmond travels to Clarmond Country Club in Clarion with
Doyle wins NCC title for Gaels
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 15 days ago
for sectional golf. St. Edmond travels to Clarmond Country Club in Clarion with Alta/Aurelia, Clarion-Goldfield/Dows, Eagle Grove, East Sac County, Manson Northwest Webster, Pocahontas Area and South Central Calhoun. Districts are set for next... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Invasion turning entire side of Iowa homes, buildings blackput them up 24 hours -- they're full. I just got a case last Tuesday, they are
Invasion turning entire side of Iowa homes, buildings black
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 16 days ago
put them up 24 hours -- they're full. I just got a case last Tuesday, they are gone on Sunday," said Scott Spangler, of Eagle Grove. "We're throwing away milk jugs just full of dead flies," said Michael Krog, of Eagle Grove. Ron Willwerth's... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 10, 2016Broderick Powell received the Algoe Award. May 10, 1966 NEWS: Clement Fowler,
May 10, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 16 days ago
Broderick Powell received the Algoe Award. May 10, 1966 NEWS: Clement Fowler, of Clare, announced he was running for Webster County supervisor in District 2. SPORTS: Eagle Grove won a triangular golf meet against Fort Dodge and Web... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files, May 9state History Day competition in the junior media division. SPORTS: The Algona
From our files, May 9
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 17 days ago
state History Day competition in the junior media division. SPORTS: The Algona Bulldogs won the team title in the girls Eagle Grove Relays. 50 Years Ago May 9, 1966 NEWS: Lee Oester, field underwriter for the New York Life Insurance Co. of... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 7, 2016beat St. Edmond 212-228 in girls golf. May 7, 1966 NEWS: Daryl Beall, of Some
May 7, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 19 days ago
beat St. Edmond 212-228 in girls golf. May 7, 1966 NEWS: Daryl Beall, of Somers, was elected student council president of Fort Dodge Community College for 1966-1967. SPORTS: Eagle Grove won the Class A district track meet with a total of 67 poin... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 6, 20166, 1966 NEWS: Carl Lindemann, of rural Humboldt, received the Constructive Bre
May 6, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 20 days ago
6, 1966 NEWS: Carl Lindemann, of rural Humboldt, received the Constructive Breeder Award from the Ayshire Breeders Association in Brandon, Vermont. SPORTS: The Eagle Grove Pirates beat the Fort Dodge Community College Panthers 9-2 in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 5, 2016- Leah and Jeremy, Webster City, a boy Macklin Dean, Monday, May 2, 2016. Grand
May 5, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 21 days ago
- Leah and Jeremy, Webster City, a boy Macklin Dean, Monday, May 2, 2016. Grandparents are Larry and Marilyn Sadler, Eagle Grove; Shawn Rachu, Eagle Grove; and Ann Fankhauser, Ankeny. Magistrate Court WEBSTER COUNTY Wednesday Driving... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 3, 2016Burkley Earles, of Fort Dodge, was named state winner in a rabbit cooking conte
May 3, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 23 days ago
Burkley Earles, of Fort Dodge, was named state winner in a rabbit cooking contest held in conjunction with the Iowa State Rabbit Breeders Association. SPORTS: Eagle Grove won their seventh straight golf dual meet with a 159-173 victory over Al... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 2, 2016Dam. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Clarinda 19-10 and 16-6 in baseball. May 2, 19
May 2, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 24 days ago
Dam. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Clarinda 19-10 and 16-6 in baseball. May 2, 1966 NEWS: Donald Renquist, of Fort Dodge, was elected to a Jaycee International Senatorship. SPORTS: Eagle Grove won the Class A title at the Bulldog Relays in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
GERALDINE DIETRICHGeraldine Dietrich, 96, formerly of Adair, IA, passed away on April 30, 2016 at
GERALDINE DIETRICH
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 24 days ago
Geraldine Dietrich, 96, formerly of Adair, IA, passed away on April 30, 2016 at Rotary Ann Senior Living in Eagle Grove, Iowa. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at St. John's Catholic Church in Adair. Visitation is from 1... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Spring dance royaltyleft, and Judy Echelberger, both of Fort Dodge, were crowned king and queen at
Spring dance royalty
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 24 days ago
left, and Judy Echelberger, both of Fort Dodge, were crowned king and queen at the annual spring dance Sunday. The event is hosted by the Fort Dodge Civitan Club. Area consumers from Fort Dodge, Humboldt and Eagle Grove participated in th... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Cleanup crusadeSo it could be four or five months for getting one vehicle moved out of a small
Cleanup crusade
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 25 days ago
So it could be four or five months for getting one vehicle moved out of a small town." Mike Boyd, city administrator in Eagle Grove, said the city tries to work with residents before handing out notices to clean up their property. "Normally if... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Day at the Dairysee a freshly born calf still wet and still being cleaned by its mother. Grays
Day at the Dairy
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 26 days ago
see a freshly born calf still wet and still being cleaned by its mother. Grayson Chamberlain, 7, a kindergarten student at Eagle Grove Elementary School, came to the farm prepared. He wore bib overalls and boots. "I knew I was going to a farm," he... Read more
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Freeman journal
WCHS sophomore Cassidy Nerland heads to Drake Relays looking for shot put medalp.m. at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Nerland's best throw of the season - 41 f
WCHS sophomore Cassidy Nerland heads to Drake Relays looking for shot put medal
Freeman journal / Posted 28 days ago
p.m. at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Nerland's best throw of the season - 41 feet, 4 inches at the Lady Eagle Relays in Eagle Grove - ranks her second in Class 3A. "Going in (to the Drake Relays), she's thrown well enough to medal and that... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Students ‘experience’ the worldteachers and students can experience it and know what it's all about." Holland
Students ‘experience’ the world
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 28 days ago
teachers and students can experience it and know what it's all about." Holland's team is based out of New York. She said Eagle Grove is one of the few schools in Iowa that her team has visited. Lance Lennon, the information technology director... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
UnityPoint to help students explore careersallow UnityPoint to include not just Fort Dodge students, but students from are
UnityPoint to help students explore careers
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 28 days ago
allow UnityPoint to include not just Fort Dodge students, but students from area schools, including Southeast Valley and Eagle Grove. HCP can also be a networking opportunity for students. "They would be able to know who was in their grades, in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Silver liningthe overall team title, scoring 132 points. The host Cougars had 94, followed b
Silver lining
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 29 days ago
the overall team title, scoring 132 points. The host Cougars had 94, followed by South Central Calhoun, Southeast Valley, Eagle Grove, East Sac County, Pocahontas Area and St. Edmond. Leading the way for Manson Northwest Webster was Jackson... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files, April 26, 2016An Air Force pilot who was shot down and captured as a prisoner of war in North
From our files, April 26, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 30 days ago
An Air Force pilot who was shot down and captured as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam was identified as Capt. Charles Graham Boyd, a Rockwell City native. SPORTS: Eagle Grove won a triangular golf meet against Fort Dodge and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
DANIEL P. DUTCHERApril 28, 2016 in the Chapel of Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Ja
DANIEL P. DUTCHER
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 30 days ago
April 28, 2016 in the Chapel of Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Jason Cooper of Evangelical Lutheran Church, Eagle Grove, officiating. A visitation will be 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Thursday, April 28, 2016 at the funeral home. Daniel... Read more
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Freeman journal
NEH lunch prices to risedevelopment. The regional group will include the districts of Webster City, Nor
NEH lunch prices to rise
Freeman journal / Posted a month ago
development. The regional group will include the districts of Webster City, Northeast Hamilton, South Hamilton, Eagle Grove, Humboldt and Stratford. The first meeting will take place on Sept. 19. Reporting on the facilities update,... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files, April 25class at Northwest Webster School. SPORTS: Algona won a golf quadrangular agai
From our files, April 25
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted a month ago
class at Northwest Webster School. SPORTS: Algona won a golf quadrangular against Humboldt, Hampton-Dumont and Eagle Grove. 50 Years Ago April 25, 1966 NEWS: Fort Dodge attorney John H. Mitchell was named temporary chairman of the... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
USC golf sweeps Madeliaplays host to Mountain Lake Area, St. Clair and Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial
USC golf sweeps Madelia
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
plays host to Mountain Lake Area, St. Clair and Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday. North Union 161, Eagle Grove 182, Lake Mills 213 - Nathan Eaton carded an even-par medalist round of 36 to steer the Warriors to a triangular... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files, April 23, 20161991 NEWS: Marine Lance Cpl. Jeff bocken, a Fort Dodge native, visited the Thi
From our files, April 23, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 1 months ago
1991 NEWS: Marine Lance Cpl. Jeff bocken, a Fort Dodge native, visited the Third-graders at Lincoln Elementary School in Eagle Grove, who had written to him while he served in Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. SPORTS: Craig Miller... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
TIMOTHY “TIM” B. MCGUIREB. MCGUIRE Timothy Burris McGuire was born on January 7, 1945 in Fort Dodge an
TIMOTHY “TIM” B. MCGUIRE
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 1 months ago
B. MCGUIRE Timothy Burris McGuire was born on January 7, 1945 in Fort Dodge and raised in Vincent. Tim graduated from Eagle Grove High School in 1963 and then attended Northwest Missouri State University earning a BA in Agriculture, Sociology... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
ReunionCentral today," Dan Kinney, Iowa Central president since 2009, said. In 1966,
Reunion
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 1 months ago
Central today," Dan Kinney, Iowa Central president since 2009, said. In 1966, the Area School Act combined Fort Dodge, Eagle Grove and Webster City junior colleges into one institution. "We're celebrating our 50th year, the merged area act... Read more

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