July 4, 2003
NEWS: Motorcyclists gathered in Algona for the 19th annual ABATE Freedom Rally.
SPORTS: The Gaels baseball team beat Clarion-Goldfield 4-1.
July 4, 1988
NEWS: Eldon Gast, Dave Hartwig, Nate Luthro and Rich Cross took part in a blacksmith demonstration at the Fort Museum.
SPORTS: Oakland beat Toronto 9-8 with the help of three home runs by Jose Canseco.
July 4, 1963
NEWS: Carol Lehman portrayed Pocahontas and A.V. Graeber took the part of John Rolfe in a pageant at the Rolfe Centennial.
SPORTS: Bobtown defeated the Chesterfield Club 11-0 in the Industrial Softball league.