From Our Files: Aug. 17, 2015
10 years ago
Aug. 17, 2005
NEWS: The Wright County Board of Supervisors approved an agreement to share the sanitarian position with Franklin County.
SPORTS: Frank Lund scored a hole-in-one on hole No. 4 at American Legion.
25 years ago
Aug. 17, 1990
NEWS: Lucille Peterson, of Harcourt, received the Harcourt American Legion Post 699 Community Service Award for 1990.
SPORTS: The Houston Astros beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2.
50 years ago
Aug. 17, 1965
NEWS: More than 850 animals were shown at the Wright county District Junior Fair – 50 more than were ever displayed previously.
SPORTS: The 3657 Ordinance Company of Fort Dodge took first place in the division volleyball tournament during its two-week training at Camp Ripley, Minnesota.