Aug. 8, 2003
NEWS: Artist Ray Howlett had a display at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum entitled "Dichroic Color and Electric Light.
SPORTS: The Dodger girls defeated Marion Linn-Mar 2-1 in a Class 3A consolation matchup at Rogers Park.
Aug. 8, 1988
NEWS: Art in the Park at Oleson Park had a good turnout despite 100-degree temperatures.
SPORTS: Jack Burns, of Fort Dodge, claimed the Men's Stroke Play Championship by four strokes with a two-day total of 155 over 36 holes.
Aug. 8, 1963
NEWS: Nancy Clair, of Duncombe, and Richard Jones, of Lehigh, were crowned 1963 Webster County 4-H queen and king.
SPORTS: Howard Hamilton, of Fort Dodge, shot a 3-over-par 75 in the national amputee golf tournament to take the first-round lead.