Jan. 9, 2004
NEWS: A local group was formed to oppose building a casino in Webster County.
SPORTS: The Fort Dodge swim team defeated Spencer 86-62.
Jan. 9, 1989
NEWS: Community Christian School students were preparing to perform "The First Church of Pete's Garage."
SPORTS: The San Francisco 49'ers beat the Chicago Bears 28-3.
Jan. 9, 1964
NEWS: Fred Kratosky, of Fort Dodge, was an official U.S. Weather Bureau representative, with instrumetns in his backyard to meature precipitation and temperature.
SPORTS: Kay Curtiss bowled a 236 game in the Sunrisers league.