From Our Files

From our files: June 17, 2018

10 Years ago: June 17, 2008 NEWS: Helen Hughes, of Fort Dodge, described her World War II service in a unit that broke the German Enigma code. SPORTS: Humboldt beat Bishop Garrigan 11-0 in softball. 25 Years ago: June 17, 1993 NEWS: Stacy Brummer, 16, of lake City, represented Iowa in ...

From our files: June 16, 2018

10 Years ago: June 16, 2008 NEWS: Kaliah Newman and Myleesha Clayton were featured in Character Corner. SPORTS: Bishop Garrigan beat Mason City Newman 9-5 and Hudson 12-0 in softball. 25 Years ago: June 16, 1993 NEWS: Humboldt received a state grant for $151,490 to build roads and ...

From our Files — June 15, 2018

10 Years ago: June 15, 2008 NEWS: Nadine Schlienze was named one of the 100 Great Iowa Nurses of 2008. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Sioux City North 8-1 in softball. 25 Years ago: June 15, 1993 NEWS: Members of the United Auto Workers Local No. 443 were on strike at the Frigidaire plant in ...

From our Files: June 14, 2018

10 Years ago: June 15, 2008 NEWS: Wahkonsa Manor was undergoing an extensive renovation. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Perry 11-0 and Harlan 6-4 in softball. 25 Years ago: June 15, 1993 NEWS: More than 400 Christians from the area gathered on Central Avenue for what was billed as Fort ...

From our files: June 13, 2018

10 Years ago: June 13, 2008 NEWS: Aaron Eilerts, 14, of Eagle Grove, was killed when a tornado swept through the Little Sioux Scout Ranch. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Ames 12-2 and 10-6 in baseball. 25 Years ago: June 13, 1993 NEWS: Philip Peterson, a dairy farmer near Callender, said he ...

From our files: June 12, 2018

10 Years ago: June 12, 2008 NEWS: Joe Gilbert was flooded out of his home for the second time in nine months, only a week after returning home after the first flood in September 2007. SPORTS: Humboldt beat Hampton-Dumont 4-1 in softball. 25 Years ago: June 12, 1993 NEWS: A memorial to ...

From our files — June 11, 2018

June 11, 2008 NEWS: The Webster County Sheriff’s Department received a grant toward the salary of two additional officers. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Eagle Grove 10-2 in baseball. June 11, 1993 NEWS: Some members of the public were upset about two ISU Extension workshops about ...

From our files — June 10, 2018

June 10, 2008 NEWS: The Fort Dodge City Council set aside the plan to charge street special assessments in the face of intense public opposition. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Waukee 6-4 and 7-2 in baseball. June 10, 1993 NEWS: A confused deer walked through a kitchen window in an Emmetsburg ...

From our files: June 9, 2018

June 9, 2008 NEWS: Torie Lawrence and Colten Munter were featured in Character Corner. SPORTS: East Sac County beat Newell-Fonda 7-6 and Ar-We-Va 7-2 in baseball. June 9, 1993 NEWS: The Pocahontas Board of Supervisors approved specifications for a fire escape at the courthouse ...

From our Files — June 8, 2018

June 8, 2008 NEWS: Kailee Milla was promoted to loan officer at Citizens Community Credit Union. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Sioux City 9-1 in baseball. June 8, 1993 NEWS: Jason Halverson, of Fort Dodge, and Melissa McKinney, of Sac City, received Messenger scholarships. SPORTS: Stacey ...

From our files: June 7, 2018

June 7, 2008 NEWS: T. Texas Terry Davolt performed lasso twirling tricks at Frontier Days at the Fort Museum. SPORTS: East Sac County beat Prairie Valley 12-2 in baseball. June 7, 1993 NEWS: Dean Naven, who had just retired, talked about his career, with more than 20 years in news ...

From our files: June 6, 2018

June 6, 2008 NEWS: Hawkeye Community Theatre performed “Barefoot in the Park.” SPORTS: Humboldt beat Belmond-Klemme 6-0 in softball. June 6, 1993 NEWS: Steve Busch and Sara Peck, both of Barnum, tied the knot in front of Busch’s frontier-era teepee at Frontier Days. SPORTS: ...

From our files: June 5, 2018

June 5, 2008 NEWS: Fort Dodge attorney Janece Valentine was nominated to the Iowa Court of Appeals. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Bishop Garrigan 7-0 in baseball. June 5, 1993 NEWS: Hillcrest Elementary School won a recycling contest sponsored by the Regional Recycling Center. SPORTS: ...

From our files — June 4, 2018

June 4, 2008 NEWS: Webster County adopted a new tornado warning system — sirens would sound throughout the county for a tornado reported anywhere within county boundaries. SPORTS: Fort Dodge lost 10-0 to West Des Moines Valley in a softball doubleheader, but turned it around with a 4-3 ...

From our files: June 3, 2018

June 3, 2008 NEWS: The Fort Dodge City Council voted to return trash collection to alleys. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Hampton-Dumont 1-0 in softball. June 3, 1993 NEWS: An electrical drop cord was blamed for a fire that destroyed the interior of one Jewell business and seriously damaged ...

From our files: June 2, 2018

June 2, 2008 NEWS: Nathan Hergenreter and Haley Ledford were featured in Character Corner. SPORTS: Sioux City North beat Fort Dodge 3-1 in girls soccer. June 2, 1993 NEWS: The city of Eagle Grove was searching for a full-time resident physician. SPORTS: Fort Dodge freshman Stacey ...

From our files: May 31, 2018

May 31, 2008 NEWS: Severe weather hit the area, including a possible tornado in Farnhamville. SPORTS: Humboldt beat St. Edmond 9-1 in softball. May 31, 1993 NEWS: Sandra Ubben, of rural Stanhope, was a farm wife pursuing a modeling career. SPORTS: Mr. and Mrs. Bill Benda, of ...

From our files: May 30, 2018

May 30, 2008 NEWS: Aliaha Altman-Gernhart and Conner Carver were named little Miss and Mr. Frontier Days. SPORTS: Algona beat Humboldt 16-11 in baseball. May 30, 1993 NEWS: Stockman’s Pet Clinic was moving to the 1900 block of First Avenue South and renamed Holm Animal ...

From our files: May 29, 2018

May 29, 2008 NEWS: Fort Dodge Community School District elementary schools participated in the second annual Go The Distance Day at Dodger Stadium. SPORTS: Webster City beat St. Edmond 5-3 in baseball. May 29, 1993 NEWS: Dr. Bruce Cochrane announced plans to build a new office ...

From our files — May 28, 2018

May 28, 2008 NEWS: Craig Johnson resigned as CEO of Friendship Haven. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Algona 15-2 in baseball. May 28, 1993 NEWS: National Gypsum Co. CEO Peter C. Browning visited the Fort Dodge plant. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Interstate 35 of Truro 13-2 in baseball. May 28, ...