From our files: April 9, 2013

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.