Oct. 28, 2003
NEWS: Rex Moser, a diplomat with the U.S. State Department, spoke to students at Laurens-Marathon Community School about diplomacy as a career.
SPORTS: The Algona volleyball team beat Humboldt in three of five games.
Oct. 28, 1988
NEWS: Lois Fitzgerald, of Clare, and Steve Gutz, of Palmer, each won $25,000 from the Iowa Lottery.
SPORTS: The Gladbrook-Reinbeck volleyball team beat Prairie of Gowrie in three games.
Oct. 28, 1963
NEWS: Safecrackers made off with $1,753 from Winston and Newell Grocery Co. in the latest of a string of safe robberies in Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: Mary Skogmo, Loretta Sternitzke and Ronnie Grannon all bowled 200 games.