Aug. 11, 2003
NEWS: Chuck Scott was the new superindent at Prairie Valley Community School District.
SPORTS: Dave Doughty won the feature event in the Modified class at the Hamilton County Speedway.
Aug. 11, 1988
NEWS: Kari Detrick, of Whittemore, was thrilled when she was given a free puppy at the Kossuth County Fair.
SPORTS: Mike Albrecht, of Dakota City, signed a letter of intent to play baseball for Briar Cliff College.
Aug. 11, 1963
NEWS: Steve Quam and John Pohle, both of Osage, were traveling home after a bicycle trip to Lohrville to visit friends and spent a night in Fort Dodge at the YMCA.
SPORTS: Howard Hamilton, of Fort Dodge, finished second in the National Amputee golf tournament with a 54-hole total of 244.