From our files: Feb. 17, 2018
Feb. 17, 2008
NEWS: Plans were announced for Veterans Memorial Park to be built near Badger Lake.
SPORTS: Eagle Grove’s Ridge Kiley won the state wrestling title at 112 pounds in Class 1A.
Feb. 17, 1993
NEWS: Soybean producer Bill Patz, of Clare, won three awards at the Webster County Master Corn and Soybean Growers Contest.
SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Manson Northwest Webster 94-85 in boys basketball.
Feb. 17, 1968
NEWS: Mr. and Mrs. S.T. (Ted) Soppeland, of Fort Dodge, had three sons in the U.S. armed forces: Ted, in the Navy, and Dave and Tom in the Army.
SPORTS: Florence Falb bowled a 187 game in the Friday Night Circus league.