July 3, 2002
NEWS: The Citywide Tent Revival was held in the field under the Kenyon Road Bridge.
SPORTS: Former Ames Coach Bobby Thompson accepted a job as the head wrestling coach at Humboldt.
July 3, 1987
NEWS: The "Over the Rainbow" clown club was raising money to build a wheelchair ramp.
SPORTS: The Humboldt boys baseball squad defeated the Dodgers 13-2.
July 3, 1962
NEWS: Robert Ross, of Fort Dodge, left for Peace Corps training in Puerto Rico.
SPORTS: Sherwyn Thorson, of Fort Dodge, headed for Winnipeg, Canada, to become a linebacker for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.