From Our Files

From our files, Oct. 22, 2013

Oct. 22, 2003NEWS: David Bates, Mid-America director for the Association of Christian Schools, spoke at Community Christian School's fall banquet.SPORTS: More than 150 athletes converged on Ridgewood Lanes to take part in the Special Olympics bowling competition.Oct. 22, 1988NEWS: William R. ...

From our files, Oct. 21, 2013

Oct. 21, 2003NEWS: Iowa's first lady, Christie Vilsack, visited the Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex.SPORTS: Iowa Central's volleyball team defeated Marshalltown, 3-1.Oct. 21, 1988NEWS: Third-graders from Duncombe Elementary School visited the Fort Museum.SPORTS: The Dodger girls won ...

From our files, Oct. 20, 2013

Oct. 20, 2003NEWS: A "Stop Family Violence" stamp was unveiled at the Fort Dodge post office.SPORTS: The Fort Dodge volleyball team defeated Mason City in three games.Oct. 20, 1988NEWS: Former Gov. Robert Ray spoke at a fundraiser in Humboldt to support Robert Christensen's campaign for state ...

From our files, Oct. 19, 2013

Oct. 19, 2003NEWS: About 50 friends, relatives and neighbors brought in the harvest for Pocahontas farmer Bryan Rittgers, who was recovering from an injury in August 2003.SPORTS: Burke Risetter and Dennis Detmering both bowled 300 games.Oct. 19, 1988NEWS: The Iowa attorney general's office ...

From our files, Oct. 18, 2013

Oct. 18 2003NEWS: Maria Smith's kindergarten students at Hillcrest Elementary performed a program of nursery rhymes for parents, classmates and preschoolers.SPORTS: The Gaels football team beat Lake Mills 28-14.Oct. 18, 1988NEWS: Richard Moenck, of Lehigh, brought bees to Riverside Elementary ...

From our files, Oct. 17, 2013

Oct. 17, 2003NEWS: First Presbyterian Church offered the use of the Shalom Center to the Cultural Outreach Center.SPORTS: The Manson Northwest Webster volleyball team beat Prairie Valley 3-0.Oct. 17, 1988NEWS: About 900 people turned out for the Fort Dodge Area Symphony's Polkafest "Pops ...

From our files, Oct. 16, 2013

Oct. 16, 2003NEWS: The 100th anniversary of the Fort Dodge Carnegie Library building was celebrated.SPORTS: The Iowa Central men's soccer team defeated Marshalltown 3-1.Oct. 16, 1988NEWS: Burnside native Clark Mollenhoff and local artist-musician Kevin Lind were working together on songs and ...

From our files, Oct. 15, 2013

Oct. 15, 2003NEWS: Alice Hayes, of Webster City, won the Hamilton County Tourism Committee's logo contest.SPORTS: The Bishop Garrigan volleyball team beat Webster City 3-1.Oct. 15, 1988NEWS: Fifth-grade students at Otho Elementary created a fire safety video.SPORTS: The Clarion football team ...

From our files, Oct. 14, 2013

Oct. 14, 2003NEWS: Rhea Sprecher, an art historian from Wisconsin, spoke to St. Edmond Elementary students about artists such as Monet, Klee and O'Keeffe.SPORTS: The St. Edmond eighth-grade football team finished the season with a 30-6 victory over Bishop Garrigan.Oct. 14, 1988NEWS: Postal ...

From our files, Oct. 13, 2013

Oct. 13, 2003NEWS: Nashay Naeve received a scholarship from the American College of Musicians Piano Guild.SPORTS: The St. Edmond volleyball team was 1-2 in the CYO tournament at LeMars.Oct. 13, 1988NEWS: Former Webster City resident Richard M. Whiteman left part of his estate to the Kendall ...

From our files, Oct. 12, 2013

Oct. 12, 2003NEWS: Pumpkins, music and hay rides were all part of Whittemore's Oktoberfest celebration.SPORTS: The Triton men's soccer team beat the Iowa State University junior varsity team 3-0.Oct. 12, 1988NEWS: Fort Dodge Municipal Airport Manager Don Livasy resigned to take a position as ...

From our files, Oct. 11, 2013

Oct. 11, 2003NEWS: Friends and family of Francie Dencklau helped bring n the harvest because he was still recovering from an accident in March 2003.SPORTS: The Gaels won their homecoming game 21-20 over Manson.Oct. 11, 1988NEWS: Former Fort Dodge resident Don Loftus appeared on an episode of ...

From our files, Oct. 10, 2013

Oct. 10, 2003NEWS: The Domestic/Sexual Assault Outreach Center held a vigil to remember the victims and survivors of domestic abuse.SPORTS: Webster City's Heath Moenck won the Fort Dodge Cross County Invitational.Oct. 10, 1988NEWS: The White Transfer team of Kevin Crimmins, Dennis Crimmins ...

From our files, Oct. 9, 2013

Oct. 9, 2003NEWS: Iowa Rep. George Eichhorn, R-Stratford, wrote a chapter on the Iowa Constitution for the "Iowa Legal Research Guide."SPORTS: The St. Edmond eighth-grade football team beat Humboldt 28-0.Oct. 9, 1988NEWS: The Fort Dodge Public Library celebrated 85 years in its Carnegie ...

From our files, Oct. 8, 2013

Oct. 8, 2003NEWS: The Webster County Board of Supervisors decided to appoint a sheriff to replace Chuck Griggs, who retired.SPORTS: The St. Edmond volleyball team beat Eagle Grove three of four games.Oct. 8, 1988NEWS: Clarion businessmen Raymond Hagie and Eugene Allen were honored at the ...

From our files, Oct. 7, 2013

Oct. 7, 2003NEWS: Katelyn Hancock and Eric Doyle were St. Edmond homecoming queen and king.SPORTS: Mick Boyington, of Eagle Grove, won the Super Pro Class at the Humboldt County Dragway.Oct. 7, 1988NEWS: After the Bethel Lutheran Church in Graettinger was severely damaged by fire, the Rev. ...

From our files, Oct. 6, 2013

Oct. 6, 2003NEWS: Democratic presidential candidate Wesley Clark made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge.SPORTS: The Humboldt volleyball team beat St. Edmond in four games.Oct. 6, 1988NEWS: A fundraising campaign for Corpus Christi Parish brought in $500,000 - which was $100,000 over the ...

From our files, Oct. 5, 2013

Oct. 5, 2003NEWS: More than 27 marching bands participated in Algona's 55th Band Day.SPORTS: Dennis Detmering bowled a 730 series.Oct. 5, 1988NEWS: Dallas Waggoner, senior merchandiser at J.C. Penney, spent the day on the roof of the store as the result of losing a bet with employees.SPORTS: ...

From our files: Oct. 4, 2013

Oct. 4, 2003NEWS: Students from Philips Middle School picked up litter in the neighborhood around the school as a service project.SPORTS: West Bend-Mallard beat Graettinger 46-0, giving WBM head coach Koy Goodchild his 200th win.Oct. 4, 1988NEWS: Dawn Fehr, representing West Bend Marching ...

From our files, Oct. 3, 2013

Oct. 3, 2003NEWS: Britta Lindquist and Jon Harbaugh were Dodger homecoming queen and king.SPORTS: The Dodgers won their homecoming football game 20-14 against Marshalltown in overtime.Oct. 3, 1988NEWS: Dr. Ed DeHaan was the new president fo the Wahkonsa Kiwanis Club.SPORTS: Corrine Hagge won ...