From our Files — July 22, 2018
10 Years ago: July 22, 2008
NEWS: Postal authorities suggested replacing individual mail delivery with locked, clustered mailboxes in parts of Fort Dodge; local response was negative.
SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Gold, a 9-and-under coed soccer team, finished fourth at the Iowa Games.
25 Years ago: July 22, 1993
NEWS: Jenny Peterson and Justin Egli were named queen and king at the Webster County Fair.
SPORTS: Marshalltown beat Fort Dodge 8-1 in baseball.
50 Years ago: July 22, 1968
NEWS: Craig Barnes, of rural Fort Dodge, won grand champion at the Calhoun County Fair with his 910-pound angus steer named Darkhorse.
SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Merchants beat Kellogg 15-5 in baseball.