From Our Files

From Our Files — April 24, 2017

April 24, 2007 NEWS: Nik Moser spoke at the 2007 Youth Character Awards. SPORTS: Pocahontas Area won the Invitational title at the Wildcat Relays in Humboldt. April 24, 1992 NEWS: Audrey Best, of Fort Dodge, received the 1992 West Iowa District and Noon Sertoma Club Service to Mankind ...

From our files — April 23, 2017

April 23, 2007 NEWS: John Edwards made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge. SPORTS: The Boston Red Sox beat the New York Yankees, 7-6. April 23, 1992 NEWS: Fort Dodge Senior High teacher Pam Rodewald received the first Carrie Chapman Catt Award from the League of Women Voters. SPORTS: Both boys ...

From our files: April 22, 2017

April 22, 2007 NEWS: Dean Hepp was the new frozen food manager at the Fort Dodge Hy-Vee store. SPORTS: Terry Greve and Heather Johnson each bowled a perfect game. April 22, 1992 NEWS: Mark Jorgensen, of Fort Dodge, and his father, Jim Jorgensen, of Eagle Grove, traveled to Denmark to ...

From our files: April 21, 2017

April 21, 2007 NEWS: Author and illustrator Lisa Campbell Ernst visited Fort Dodge elementary schools. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Des Moines Roosevelt in a girls dual golf meet by 11 shots. April 21, 1992 NEWS: John H. Mitchell, former Iowa attorney general, former Iowa House speaker and ...

From our Files — April 20, 2017

April 20, 2007 NEWS: Frontier Ethanol near Gowrie changed its name to POET Biorefining. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat southeast Polk 11-0 in girls tennis. April 20, 1992 NEWS: Donald Strom, of Fort Dodge, owed his life to three people who gave him CPR when he had a heart attack while ...

News of Record — April 20, 2017

Arrivals VAN DIEST MEDICAL CENTER VINSAND — Jolene Pergande and Kenneth Vinsand, Otho, a girl, Shelby Ann, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Grandparents are Michael and Pamela Pergande, Vincent; Joyce Campbell, Fort Dodge; Kenny Vinsand, Dayton. Great-grandmother is Wyetta Devilbiss, Sun City, ...

From our files: April 19, 2017

April 19, 2007 NEWS: A variety of law enforcement teams from around the state participated in a training event at Brushy Creek State Recreation Area. SPORTS: Iowa Central lost 3-1 and won 10-0 against Ellsworth in softball. April 19, 1992 NEWS: Southern Cal Community High School ...

From our files: April 18, 2017

April 18, 2007 NEWS: Rural Webster County residents expressed concerns about the safety of traffic on Webster County Road P33. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Des Moines Hoover 7-2 in boys tennis. April 18, 1992 NEWS: Sister Mary Eugene celebrated 50 years as a Sister of the Preservation, ...

From our files — April 17, 2017

April 17, 2007 NEWS: Creative Concepts helped youths build character and confidence through performing arts. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Ballard-Huxley, 8-1, in boys tennis. April 17, 1992 NEWS: Cathy Hoesel and Darin Astor received 1992 Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen ...

From our files: April 16, 2017

April 16, 2007 NEWS: Ryan Wagner, a second-grade student at Cooper Elementary School, was featured in Character Corner. SPORTS: The St. Edmond boys placed third and girls placed second in the CYO track and field meet. April 16, 1992 NEWS: A staged collision at Clarion-Goldfield High ...

From our files: April 15, 2017

April 15, 2007 NEWS: A circus poster from 1910 was uncovered during a building renovation in Vincent. SPORTS: Iowa Central swept Marshalltown 12-1 and 9-1 in softball. April 15, 1992 NEWS: Sen Charles Grassley R-Iowa, visited Community Christian School in Fort Dodge. SPORTS: Webster ...

From our files: April 14, 2017

April 14, 2007 NEWS: Money for highways was the top issue at the U.S. 20 Summit in Sioux City. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat St. Edmond 9-0 in both boys and girls tennis. April 14, 1992 NEWS: Darrin Fullerton, of Fort Dodge, played trumpet in a concert by the Morningside Symphonic Wind ...

From our Files — April 13, 2017

April 13, 2007 NEWS: Fort Dodge officials were working on a proposal to bring a full-service post office back to downtown. SPORTS: Adam Brooks, of Jewell, had traveled the length of the Mississippi River by kayak. April 13, 1992 NEWS: Art Berkenee, of Eagle Grove, kept busy in ...

From our files: April 12, 2017

April 12, 2007 NEWS: A health fair at Phillips Middle School included a visit to “Germ City” — students got to view their hands under ultraviolet light. SPORTS: Fort Dodge Senior High freshman Cole Clarken won his division in the Brute-Adidas National wrestling tournament. April ...

From our files: April 11, 2017

April 11, 2007 NEWS: Tea Thyme received an award from Community and Family Resources for maintaining a tobacco-free environment. SPORTS: The Iowa Central men’s golf team shot a 354 at the Southeastern Invitational. April 11, 1992 NEWS: Bedridden with cancer of the spine, Leo ...

From our files — April 10, 2017

April 10, 2007 NEWS: The Fort Dodge City Council approved a garage space addition to the Fire Department building. SPORTS: The Chicago Cubs lost 5-3 to Houston. April 10, 1992 NEWS: A fracture in one leg of the Clare water tower was repaired. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Southeast ...

From our files: April 9, 2017

April 9, 2007 NEWS: Taylor Gibson, a second-grade student at Cooper Elementary, was featured in Character Corner. SPORTS: Iowa native Zach Johnson won the Masters golf championship. April 9, 1992 NEWS: Residents of the Pomeroy and Palmer school districts approved the merger of the two ...

From our files: April 8, 2017

April 8, 2007 NEWS: Nick Petefish and Dave McNeil received the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility Employee Spotlight Award. SPORTS: Jerry Henderson bowled an 824 series. April 8, 1992 NEWS: Tyrel Blanchfield, Paton-Churdan, and Sarah Sutton, Jefferson-Scranton, were Jefferson County ...

From our files: April 7, 2017

April 7, 2007 NEWS: Pony Express riders raised funds for Camp Sunnyside in Des Moines. SPORTS: The Iowa Central men’s and women’s golf teams competed at the Ellsworth Golf Invitational. April 7, 1992 NEWS: Southeast Webser High School student Cory Krug qualified to compete in the ...

From our Files — April 6, 2017

April 6, 2007 NEWS: Barack Obama made campaign stops in Algona, Dakota City and Fort Dodge. SPORTS: Recently retired Emmetsburg girls basketball coach Ted Riley was inducted into the Iowa Girls Coaches Association Hall of Fame. April 6, 1992 NEWS: Howard Jensen talked about his hobby ...