From our files: July 24, 2013

July 24, 2003

NEWS: Mike Snitz and Robert Meza, both of Arizona, stopped in Fort Dodge while on a cross-country tandem bike trip they undertook to raise money for a program to help high school dropouts.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge’s Megan and Morgan Paulson were the first sister tandem to make an all-state softball team at the same time.

July 24, 1988

NEWS: Webster City residents celebrated the 90th anniversary of the Kendall Young Library.

SPORTS: The Webster City girls defeated Estherville 12-0 in the Class 2A regional softball tournament.

July 24, 1963

NEWS: Exchange student Tina Babbe, of Fort Dodge, wrote to her family that she was having “the time of her life” in Tehran, Iran.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Demons baseball team defeated Gowrie 15-8.