From our files: Feb. 24, 2018

Feb. 24, 2008

NEWS: Dr. Emile Li passed the sports medicine exam offered by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and earned the certificate of added qualification in sports medicine.

SPORTS: Iowa Central won its third consecutive NJCAA national wrestling title.

Feb. 24, 1993

NEWS: Josh Carnelley, 13, of Fort Dodge, received a thank-you letter from Tracy, Missouri, Mayor Lella Robker after he found a natural gas leak while visiting family there, and the town was able to take care of it without mishap.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Waterloo West 62-51 in girls basketball.

Feb. 24, 1968

NEWS: Three cousins — Leslie Bruns, Devin Hoover and Dawn Bruns — were all born in the same week.

SPORTS: Eagle Grove beat Clarion 58-55 in boys basketball.