From our files
10 Years ago: July 30, 2008
NEWS: State Rep. Helen Miller, D-Fort Dodge, was named to a pair of state panels assessing how the 1993 floods impacted Iowa’s cultural and historic items.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge softball coach Andi Adams was named Coach of the Year by the Iowa Girls Coaches Association for the third time.
25 Years ago: July 30, 1993
NEWS: An exceptionally wet spring kept Dori Sweet, of Webster City, from planting her flower garden, but she drew an abstract drawing of a flower that won Best of Show at the Hamilton County Fair.
SPORTS: Wilton beat St. Edmond 6-2 in baseball.
50 Years ago: July 30, 1968
NEWS: The First Presbyterian Church building in Lohrville was for sale after the congregation disbanded.
SPORTS: Paton-Churdan beat Fort Dodge 1-0 in baseball.