From our files
10 Years ago: Sept. 3, 2008
NEWS: The Oleson Park splashpad closed early for the season after it was vandalized.
SPORTS: The St. Edmond girls cross country team won the Lynx Invitational.
25 Years ago: Sept. 3, 1993
NEWS: Joel Meyer, of Fort Dodge, won two round-trip tickets anywhere in the continental United States from the Fort Dodge Regional Airport.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge came in second in a boys golf meet at Grandview Golf Course in Des Moines.
50 Years ago: Sept. 3, 1968
NEWS: William Doan, a former Fort Dodge resident, had a show of his paintings, drawings, posters and prints at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum.
SPORTS: Rollie Struthers bowled a 221 game in the Playboy league.