Sept. 7, 2002
NEWS: Children's Day at the International Horse Archery Festival included educational demonstrations.
SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Clarion-Goldfield 12-7 in football.
Sept. 7, 1987
NEWS: Wayne Lehman and Luke Erpelding were on the ballot for the Humboldt school board election.
SPORTS: Bill and Marajo Benda, of Humboldt, won the Lakeside Couples Golf Tournament with a one-under-par 71.
Sept. 7, 1962
NEWS: Rachel W. Evans was the only woman running for a position on the Fort Dodge Community School District board of education.
SPORTS: Messenger Sports Editor Bob Brown went on a fishing trip to Manitoba, Canada.