From our files: April 2, 2013

April 2, 2003

NEWS: The Pocahontas Municipal Utility received the American Public Power Association’s 2002 Electric Utility Safety Award.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge girls track team finished fourth out of five teams in the Boone Invitational.

April 2, 1988

NEWS: John Abrams, of Fort Dodge, had decorated his yard with inflatable Easter bunnies.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge boys track team placed in two events in the Dickinson Relays in Cedar Falls.

April 2, 1963

NEWS: Leonard McPherson was appointed to fill a vacancy on the Fort Dodge Police Department.

SPORTS: Vincent Clay won the Fort Dodge Amateur Invitational basketball tournament with a 94-89 win over Jess and Connor.