May 5, 2002
NEWS: Giving their own twist to Cinco de Mayo, the Fort Dodge Cyclists celebrated Cycle de Mile with a 20-mile bike fun run.
SPORTS: The Iowa Central baseball team defeated Iowa Lakes 11-3.
May 5, 1987
NEWS: N.P. (Hutch) Hutchinson was re-elected commandant of the Mid-Iowa Detachment of the Marine Corps League.
SPORTS: Clarion won eight events, setting meet records in three relays, to win top honors at the Cowgirl Relays.
May 5, 1962
NEWS: C.E. (Cy) Warland was elected president of the Fort Dodge Rotary Club for the coming year.
SPORTS: Rockwell City's Bill Grant vaulted over the bar at 11-3 to set a new Class B Dodger Relays record.