From our files: July 31, 2018

10 Years ago: July 31, 2008

NEWS: City officials were looking into the possibility of retiring Expo Pool.

SPORTS: Jon Hill recorded a hole-in-one at Lakeside Municipal Golf Course.

25 Years ago: July 31, 1993

NEWS: The sanctuary of St. Olaf Lutheran Church was under construction in preparation for the installation of a new pipe organ.

SPORTS: Eagle Grove beat Southeast Webster 15-0 in a 16-and-under baseball tournament at Patterson Field.

50 Years ago: July 31, 1968

NEWS: Three people were killed and four wounded when the Farmers Cooperative Elevator Co. grain elevator in Livermore exploded.

SPORTS: Larry Castagnoli won his second consecutive Webster County Junior golf championship.