From our files: Jan. 3, 2018

Jan. 3, 2008

NEWS: Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee made a campaign stop in Fort Dodge.

SPORTS:Iowa State beat South Caroline Upstate 72-48 in men’s basketball.

Jan. 3, 1993

NEWS: Dr. Robert Ronconi was named president of the Fort Dodge District of the Iowa Dental Association.

SPORTS: Tracy Haatvedt bowled a 707 series in the Bud Classic League at Frontier Lanes.

Jan. 3, 1968

NEWS: Howard Mell, long-time chief of the Pocahontas volunteer fire department, was re-elected chief for another year.

SPORTS: Goldfield beat Kanawha 39-35 in girls basketball.