From our files

10 Years ago: Sept. 24, 2008

NEWS: Webster County Conservation unveiled plans for a new education facility.

SPORTS: Webster City swept Bishop Garrigan in volleyball.

25 Years ago: Sept. 24, 1993

NEWS: The Humboldt Community School board offered the superintendent position to Carl Mattes, superintendent of the Odebolt-Arthur Community School District.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge freshmen football team beat Newton 42-28.

50 Years ago: Sept. 24, 1968

NEWS: Albert Lea Sharp, great-grandson of Spirit Lake Massacre survivor Abbie Gardner Sharp, donated to the Fort Dodge Historical Museum an original issue of the Fort Dodge Sentinel newspaper that published the news of the massacre.

SPORTS: Phyllis Hanna bowled a 196 game in the Alley Dusters league.