April 9, 2003
NEWS: Filmmaker John Paling was the keynote speaker at Corn Belt Power Cooperative's annual meeting.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge basketball standout Alyssa O'Brien signed a letter of intent to play for Iowa Central.
April 9, 1988
NEWS: Richard Chinburg, of Dayton, received an award for 30 years of service in the Webster County Maintenance Department.
SPORTS: 112 youths competed in the 40th annual City Wrestling Tournament.
April 9, 1963
NEWS: Crossroads Center Inc., of Minneapolis, announced plans to buile a 35-acre shopping center to be built in the east side of Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: Ole Olson bowled a 249 in the Ridgewood Classic league.