From our files

10 Years ago: Sept. 22, 2008

NEWS: Former Fort Dodge resident Scott Fortune was working on a machine that would process soybeans and peanuts as a way for astronauts to make food in space.

SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Dakota County in men’s and women’s volleyball.

25 Years ago: Sept. 22, 1993

NEWS: Former Fort Dodge Police Officer Doug Dean was hired as police chief in Lake City.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge’s Jeff Peterson won medalist honors for the second night in a row in a golf quadrangular at the Fort Dodge Country Club.

50 Years ago: Sept. 22, 1968

NEWS: Special services at Beth El Synagogue marked the beginning of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.

SPORTS: Humboldt beat Webster City 14-13 in football.