Aug. 1, 2003
NEWS: The Brushy Creek Chapter of the American Red Cross was holding lifeguard training in the pool at Manson, the first class held in that town in 20 years.
SPORTS: The Domino's Pizza team won the Fort Dodge Chamber of Commerce four-person best shot golf competition.
Aug. 1, 1988
NEWS: Crystal Montgomery, Bruce Murman and Steve Miller were three people interviewed about working graveyard-shift jobs.
SPORTS: Perry won its second straight title in the Up on Fort Dodge 16-and-under baseball tournament at Patterson Field with a11-7 victory over Domino's Pizza.
Aug. 1, 1963
NEWS: Linda Halligan, 13, of Fort Dodge, won the first citywide rope jumping tournament, held at the Arey playground.
SPORTS: Central Webster defeated Carroll Kuemper 2-1 in the Lions Club Midget baseball tournament at Lions Field.