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Dog shoots man; still good boy

An Iowa man had a "ruff" day Wednesday after being accidentally shot by his dog, Balew, a pit bull-Labrador mix.

Fort Dodge hires company to oversee building renovation

FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) — The Fort Dodge City Council is hiring a Des Moines company to oversee the renovation of the long-vacant Warden Plaza.The Messenger ( ) reports the council voted to hire Formation Group Inc. on Monday. The company's responsibilities will include developing a budget and schedule for the work, which will be done by KDG LLC of Kansas.