Today is Wednesday, Jan. 23, the 23rd day of 2008. There are 343 days left in the year.
Highlight in History: In 1968, North Korea seized the Navy intelligence ship USS Pueblo, charging its crew with being on a spying mission. (The crew was released 11 months later.)
The Valley Then: In 1968, Charles F. Stretch, 79, a former Forty Fort mayor, died.