From our files — Nov. 20, 2017

Nov. 20, 2007

NEWS: Upper Des Moines Opportunity Inc. requested $12,000 from the Wright County Board of Supervisors.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge Senior High graduate Mitch Eslick was named the Iowa Conference men’s basketball player of the week.

Nov. 20, 1992

NEWS: Several area libraries declined to purchase Madonna’s top-selling book, “Sex.”

SPORTS: Iowa Central lost to NIACC, 80-40, in women’s basketball.

Nov. 20, 1967

NEWS: Army Spec. 4 Donald Henry Holm, 23, of Fort Dodge, was killed in action in Vietnam.

SPORTS: Gerald Harrison bowled a 209 game in the Rose Bowl League.