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From our files: May 26, 2017

May 26, 2007 NEWS: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton made a campaign stop in Algona. SPORTS: Dodger Dan Bowser went 2-1, earning a spot at the boys state tennis tournament. May 26, 1992 NEWS: The Fort Dodge Community School District Foundation gave $20,000 to purchase ...

From our Files — May 25, 2017

May 25, 2007 NEWS: Snap-On Tools Co. LLC, of Algona, announced a $12 million expansion. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat sioux City East 2-1 in boys soccer. May 25, 1992 NEWS: John R. Mulholland was the commencement speaker at St. Edmond High School’s graduation ceremony. SPORTS: Tom ...

From our files: May 24, 2017

May 24, 2007 NEWS: Suggestions from the Envision 2030 proposal for Fort Dodge included more green spaces and better roads. SPORTS: Dodger senior Kendra Crooks was highlighted in The Messenger’s “Timeout With” feature. May 24, 1992 NEWS: Kevin Wichtendahl became a certified ...

From our files: May 23, 2017

May 23, 2007 NEWS: The Webster County Board of Supervisors approved the purchase of the Bank of America building at 108 S. Eighth St. SPORTS: Dan Bowser was highlighted in The Messenger’s “Timeout With” feature. May 23, 1992 NEWS: Loretta Tarbox was named grand marshal of the ...

From our Files — May 22, 2017

May 22, 2007 NEWS: Alexa McDowell, an architectural historian from Iowa State University, presented a program on “Architectural Styles of Fort Dodge Homes.” SPORTS: The Fort Dodge girls golf team tied for third in a class 4A regional tournament. May 22, 1992 NEWS: Kyle Lake ...

From our files: May 21, 2017

May 21, 2007 NEWS: The first phase of the new granite Badger Veterans Memorial monument was dedicated. SPORTS: The Iowa Central track and field program returned home from the NJCAA National Championships with a slew of top honors. May 21, 1992 NEWS: Wisconsin restauranteur Tan Pham ...

From our Files — May 19, 2017

May 19, 2007 NEWS: Dr. Keith Lowary, 75, of Stratford, announced his retirement. SPORTS: Humboldt’s Cody Hundertmark claimed the Class 3A shot put crown at the state track meet in Des Moines. May 19, 1992 NEWS: The Clarion and Goldfield school districts were considering a ...

From our Files — May 18, 2017

May 18, 2007 NEWS: The Rev. Percy Walley received the Fort Dodge Noon Sertoma Club’s Service to Mankind award for his work with Habitat for Humanity. SPORTS: Iowa Central finished 13th in the NJCAA Division II national women’s golf tournament with a score of 397. May 18, 1992 NEWS: ...

From our Files: May 17, 2017

May 17, 2007 NEWS: Tom and Norma Schmoker were named as the 2007 Frontier Days parade marshals. SPORTS: Iowa Central shot a 379 in the NJCAA Division II national women’s golf tournament. May 17, 1992 NEWS: A monument honoring veterans of the Persian Gulf War was dedicated in a ...

From our files: May 16, 2017

May 16, 2007 NEWS: Decker Truck Line Inc.’s biodiesel test, the 2 Million Mile Haul, received a $74,990 USDA grant. SPORTS: Gael senior Justin Angstrom was highlighted in The Messenger’s “Timeout With” feature. May 16, 1992 NEWS: The North Central Iowa Mental Health Center in ...

From our files: May 15, 2017

May 15, 2007 NEWS: The Fort Dodge City Council gave first approval to a $3 per month increase in water bills to pay for a storm sewer project. SPORTS: Fort Dodge senior Sam Pingel earned a bronze medal in girls golf at the Fort Dodge Golf Invitational. May 15, 1992 NEWS: Fair Oaks ...

From our files: May 14, 2017

May 14, 2007 NEWS: The H.C. Meriwether Scholarship reached its 25th anniversary. SPORTS: Iowa Central Community College earned its eighth straight baseball crown. May 14, 1992 NEWS: The Lehigh City Council voted to purchase three acres of land adjacent to the cemetery. SPORTS: ...

From our files: May 12, 2017

May 12, 2007 NEWS: Mother Carol Gisch and daughter Wendi Boyd-Strunk completed nursing degrees at Iowa Central. SPORTS: Rockwell City-Lytton beat Pomeroy-Palmer 222-274 in girls golf. May 12, 1992 NEWS: Fifth-graders of Rockwell City and Lytton schools illustrated pioneer life at the ...

From our Files — May 11, 2017

May 11, 2007 NEWS: Members of H.C. Meriwether Lodge No. 46 coordinated a cleanup of Ninth, 10th and 11th Avenues southwest with the city and community volunteers. SPORTS: Rockwell City-Lytton beat Pomeroy-Palmer 169-170 in boys golf. May 11, 1992 NEWS: Eric Loerts was crowned king, ...

From our Files: May 10, 2017

May 10, 2007 NEWS: Republican Mitt Romney made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge. SPORTS: Iowa Central lost 2-0 to Kirkwood in the NJCAA Region XI softball finals. May 10, 1992 NEWS: Kevin Vote and Aaron Moeller were chosen chosen for Boys State. SPORTS: Todd Redenius won the all-Dodger ...

From our files: May 9, 2017

May 9, 2007 NEWS: John McCain’s campaign stop in Fort Dodge included a reunion with his childhood friend, Eddy O’Farrell. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Mason City 11-0 in girls tennis. May 9, 1992 NEWS: St. Edmond senior Anne Kenne received the Business and Professional Women’s ...

From our Files — May 9, 2017

May 8, 2007 NEWS: The YWCA added 2,000 square feet for programs held there. SPORTS: The Fort Dodge boys soccer team beat Des Moines North 4-3. May 8, 1992 NEWS: Nearly 150 local Rotarians gathered to commorate the 75th anniversary of the Rotary Club in Fort Dodge. SPORTS: Fort Dodge ...

From our files: May 7, 2017

May 7, 2007 NEWS: Gowrie Fire Chief Pete Jorgensen retired after 34 years of service. SPORTS: The New York Yankees beat the Mariners 5-0. May 7, 1992 NEWS: Aziza Wahby, 12, and her brother Riad, 10, and sister Raffe, 8, performed a violin concert at First Presbyterian ...

From our files: May 6, 2017

May 6, 2007 NEWS: About 150 children participated in the second annual Duane Bill Friendly Fishing Derby at John F. Kennedy Memorial Park. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Marshalltown 7-6 and 6-3 in softball. May 6, 1992 NEWS: Rockwell City and Lytton approved reorganization of the two ...

From our Files — May 4, 2017

May 4, 2007 NEWS: Internationally acclaimed pianist Ju-Ying Song performed at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Waukee 1-0 in boys soccer. May 4, 1992 NEWS: The Fort Dodge City Council considered hiring an animal control officer. SPORTS: Peggy Gernhart won the ...