From our files, Oct. 9, 2013

Oct. 9, 2003

NEWS: Iowa Rep. George Eichhorn, R-Stratford, wrote a chapter on the Iowa Constitution for the “Iowa Legal Research Guide.”

SPORTS: The St. Edmond eighth-grade football team beat Humboldt 28-0.

Oct. 9, 1988

NEWS: The Fort Dodge Public Library celebrated 85 years in its Carnegie building on First Avenue North.

SPORTS: The Triton football team defeated Iowa Lakes 42-12.

Oct. 9, 1963

NEWS: The Fort Dodge Fire Department tested its new fire engine, which could pump out 1,000 gallons of water per minute.

SPORTS: Dorothy Papp had the high game in the Rose Petal bowling league with 191.