April 16, 2004
NEWS: Fort Dodge Animal Health was awarded a $3.5 million forgivable loan by the Iowa Values Fund for an expansion project expected to keep more than 1,000 jobs in Iowa.
SPORTS: The Dodger girls soccer team lost to Southeast Polk 3-2 in double overtime.
April 16, 1989
NEWS: Nancy Bruening and Debra Koenig, both registered nurses, opened Uniforms Unlimited to cater to professional career personnel.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge's Rob Robison won the No. 3 singles division at the Ankeny Hawk Invitational Tennis Tournament.
April 16, 1964
NEWS: Douglas Utley, 12, received a medal and an eight-day trip to Washington, DC, in recognition of outstanding duty by the schoolboy patrol at Wahkonsa School.
SPORTS: Fran Bianchi bowled a 213 game in the Bowlerette league.