April 17, 2004
NEWS: A "Day to End Sexual Violence" rally was held at Iowa Central.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge placed second in the Dodger Relays with 68 points.
April 17, 1989
NEWS: Dr. Jed Norris, a Stanhope dentist, won first place in the men's canvaswork picture division of the Woodlawn Plantation Needlework Exhibition.
SPORTS: Thunderbird Lounge of Ruthven defeated hometown entry The Bar 152-89 in the men's AAU basketball tournament in Pomeroy.
April 17, 1964
NEWS: Karl L. King received the Elks Club's first Elk of the Year award.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge swept Spencer 7-0 in tennis.