From our files

10 Years ago: Jan. 28, 2009

NEWS: Webster County Supervisor Bob Singer received a plaque honoring his 28 years of service on the Fort Dodge Plan and Zoning Commission≥

SPORTS: St≥ Edmond beat Iowa Falls-Alden 49-48 in girls basketball.

25 Years ago: Jan. 28, 1994

NEWS: Fort Dodge Mayor Joe McBride Jr. hired Cliff Weldon, a retiring Army major, as his administrative assistant.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Ames 47-32 in girls basketball.

50 Years ago: Jan. 28, 1969

NEWS: Caroline Telford, 99, of Rolfe, talked about growing up on a farm near Otteson in the late 1800s, when there were no neighbors close enough to see and Indians sometimes camped on their land.

SPORTS: Olson Jewelry won the team competition of the City Women’s Bowling Tournament.