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.