Oct. 1, 2002
NEWS: Prisoners at the North Central Correctional Facility grew produce for the prison and to donate to nonprofit agencies.
SPORTS: Eagle Grove took fourth place at the Algona Invitational cross country meet.
Oct. 1, 1987
NEWS: Trinity Regional Hospital Auxiliary volunteer Mae Sandord received the American Hospital Association Award for Volunteer Excellence.
SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Country Club team won the ninth annual Fort Dodge-Humboldt Inter-Club golf tournament.
Oct. 1, 1962
NEWS: Chet Lyman, of Fort Dodge, was elected state president of the "I" Club of the State University of Iowa for 1962-63.
SPORTS: The Mason City JC Trojans beat the Fort Dodge Community College Panthers 33-0 in football.