From our files: Dec. 24, 2013

Dec. 24, 2003

NEWS: Tabitha Gochee’s Christmas wish came true when she was adopted by her grandparents, kathy and Dale Wegman.

SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Clarion-Goldfield 65-38 in boys basketball.

Dec. 24, 1988

NEWS: The Algona Police Department gave out 31 bikes to needy kids for Christmas.

SPORTS: Algona Garrigan beat Algona 66-65 in boys basketball.

Dec. 24, 1963

NEWS: Peg Murphy, a nurse at Mercy Hospital, played Santa for a group of kids in the hospital.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge wrestling team beat Estherville 25-14.