Sept. 11, 2003
NEWS: Webster County Public Health had a Bio-Emergency Response Plan which would enable the department to vaccinate the county's population in 72 hours in case of germ warfare.
SPORTS: The Iowa Central women's soccer team beat NIACC 9-1.
Sept. 11, 1988
NEWS: L. Jay Smith, former general manager of The Messenger, received the Iowa Newspaper Association's Distinguished Service Award.
SPORTS: Algona Garrigan beat St. Edmond 24-9 in football.
Sept. 11, 1963
NEWS: The Wahkonsa Kiwanis Club received its charter at a dinner meeting at the Hotel Warden.
SPORTS: Jan May had the high game for the week with a 233 in the Rosettes bowling league.