Oct. 5, 2003
NEWS: More than 27 marching bands participated in Algona's 55th Band Day.
SPORTS: Dennis Detmering bowled a 730 series.
Oct. 5, 1988
NEWS: Dallas Waggoner, senior merchandiser at J.C. Penney, spent the day on the roof of the store as the result of losing a bet with employees.
SPORTS: The Algona Garrigan football team beat St. Edmond 14-6.
Oct. 5, 1963
NEWS: Connie Jo Gollob was the homecoming queen at St. Edmond High School.
SPORTS: The Dodger and East Sioux City football teams played to a 13-13 tie.