From our files
10 Years ago: Oct. 1, 2008
NEWS: The Palo Alto Sheriff’s Department celebrated the 100th anniversary of the jail by holding an open house.
SPORTS: Humboldt swept Hampton-Dumont in volleyball.
25 Years ago: Oct. 1, 1993
NEWS: Sandy Wilke joined the staff at Dodger Preschool.
SPORTS: Carroll Kuemper beat Fort Dodge, 3-1, in volleyball.
50 Years ago: Oct. 1, 1968
NEWS: Lloyd Northrup was promoted to supervisor at the Fort Dodge office of the Iowa Division of Rehabilitation, Education and Services.
SPORTS: Verna Davidson bowled a 212 game in the Alley Dusters league.