From our Files — Jan. 2, 2017
Jan. 2, 2008
NEWS: Presidential candidate John Edwards made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: USC beat Illinois 49-17 in the Rose Bowl.
Jan. 2, 1993
NEWS: Kevin Garner, of Watseka, Illinois, was beginning an internship at Faith Lutheran Church, rural Palmer.
SPORTS: Alabama beat Miami 34-13 in the Sugar Bowl.
Jan. 2, 1968
NEWS: Marine Pfc. Herbert O. Zinnell Jr., of Dakota City, was killed in action in Vietnam on his third day in that country.
SPORTS: Jim Vittell bowled a 225 game in the Webster County Labor league.