From our files: March 1, 2018

March 1, 2008

NEWS: As part of a unit on Alaska, Prairie Valley seventh-graders got a visit from sled dogs Indy, Blu and Amber, to learn about the Iditarod.

SPORTS: Springville beat Newell-Fonda 67-60 in the Class 1A girls state basketball championship.

March 1, 1993

NEWS: Tony Halliday, 17, of Webster City, didn’t let muscular dystrophy keep him down.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge basketball players Charlene Blue and Courtney Kopp were named all-conference by the National Conference of the Central Iowa Metro League coaches.

March 1, 1968

NEWS: Mrs. Bert Peterson was named Club Woman of the Year by the Farnhamville Woman’s Study Club.

SPORTS: Bud Pannkuk bowled a 243 game in the Rose Bowl Classic league.