From our files: July 29, 2018

10 Years ago: July 29, 2008

NEWS: Sentimental Journey, a B-17G Flying Fortress — a World War II-era plane — landed at the Fort Dodge Regional Airport.

SPORTS: Class 1A state champion North Sentral Kossuth placed four players on the Iowa Newspaper Association all-state baseball team.

25 Years ago: July 29, 1993

NEWS: Jerry Stacy, 50, of Webster City, won a $2.8 million Iowa Lottery jackpot and chose to receive 25 annual payments.

SPORTS: John Nordstrom had the low individual net in the American Legion men’s league with 30.

50 Years ago: July 29, 1968

NEWS: An estimated crowd of 3,000 was on hand for the Gay Nineties Threshing Bee at Sac City.

SPORTS: Fonda won the 5th District American legion baseball title with a 7-4 victory over Estherville.

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