Shellabration 2014 is bringing southern rock legends Lynyrd Skynyrd to Fort Dodge on Friday, August 1st. The annual Shellabration concert will also be returning to the Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex in Fort Dodge, Iowa.
I saw Lynyrd Skynyrd back in September of…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on April 12, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
According to a recent news release from the City of Fort Dodge, Spring Cleanup Days will be held the last two Wednesdays of April and the first two Wednesdays of May.
Here's the schedule for 2014:…
Added by Bill Grady on April 6, 2014 at 9:56am — No Comments
Blanden Art Museum closing early today, Friday April 4th at 4:00 p.m.
Closed Saturday, April 5th all day. Will open Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.
Added by Blanden Memorial Art Museum on April 4, 2014 at 2:20pm — No Comments
Every year our local businesses are victimized by the counterfeiting of United States currency and other U.S. obligations.
According to the United States Secret Service website, those who fail to carefully examine the money they receive or who cash checks and bonds without requesting proper…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on March 30, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
Also how to work together as a community to effectively handle crime and social issues.
Classes consist of Tuesday's starting…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on March 27, 2014 at 10:32am — No Comments
Tickets are $9.00 each for the evening performances and the Saturday matinee are $8.00 each.
Tickets are available for purchase at the offices of St. Edmond High…Continue
Added by Fort Dodge Fine Arts Association on March 12, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
Foreigner and Styx, two bands who have played as headline acts at Fort Dodge's Shellabration over the past couple of years join the list of the many artists and bands scheduled to appear at the Iowa State Fair for 2014.
With 10 multi-platinum albums and 16 top-thirty hits, Foreigner is universally…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on March 10, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
Located at 1111 North 32nd Street (northeast Fort Dodge), hours for Open Swim at Rosedale Rapids will be from 12:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on March 8, 2014 at 12:07pm — No Comments
During this year's harsh winter, the Iowa DOT started testing plow cams in about 100 winter maintenance vehicles across…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on February 28, 2014 at 12:02pm — No Comments
I offer free investigations for four reasons. (1) To help resolve those claims by people of having unexpainable activity. (2) To hopefully obtain physical evidence or proof so those people don't think they're crazy, hallucinating or imagining the paranormal. (3) To offer help for any and all spirits other than demonic. (4) To prove to the skeptics and non-believers spirits do exist.
I will do a complete, thorough, professional investigation and I have the references to prove it. I…Continue
Added by George Walker on February 26, 2014 at 10:25am — No Comments
The new "municipal roll-out carts" were delivered to Fort Dodge residences between January 20th and January…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on January 11, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Check out the Fort Dodge Parks and Recreation website that includes an activity search for adults, youth,…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on January 9, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Perhaps you'd like to know just a few facts to impress your family and friends, or need some quick information for business without doing an endless search across the Internet.
Well here it is, verifiable facts about Fort Dodge for…Continue
It's been a few years since it's been this cold, for this long, and it looks like we could be in for a really harsh winter. So with that in mind, here's a few tips from the professionals who maintain fleets of cars and trucks on how you can keep your…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on January 3, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments
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STAR Energy in Fort Dodge has announced that it is selling E15 for 2001 and newer vehicles, making it the 14th registered E15 station in Iowa. STAR Energy’s Fort Dodge location also offers E20, E30, E85, and biodiesel.
"Fort Dodge-area residents are now able to benefit from E15, the lowest-cost fuel for…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on December 20, 2013 at 10:15am — No Comments
Emerald ash borer (EAB), Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire, is an exotic beetle that was discovered in southeastern Michigan near Detroit in the summer of 2002. The adult beetles nibble on ash foliage but cause little damage. The larvae (the immature stage) feed on the inner bark of ash trees,…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on December 19, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments
The changes were made so that the city's snow plow crews could accomplish their goal of clearing Emergency Snow Routes more efficiently.
One of the major challenges that city plow operators face is…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on December 18, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments
The Iowa Transportation Commission on Tuesday (12/10/2013) approved new rules that would give state transportation officials control over whether speed and red light cameras are placed by cities and counties on state supervised highways and interstates.
The rules would require cities and counties to…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on December 14, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments
After a year off from the Grand National series, Cory Texter will return to the AMA Pro Flat Track series in 2014 with the Racing Unlimited Kawasaki Team headquartered in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Texter will be aboard a Racing Unlimited Kawasaki in the GNC Twins Class and Honda 450's…Continue
Added by Bill Grady on December 8, 2013 at 10:33am — No Comments