From our files: Aug. 2, 2018
10 Years ago: Aug. 2, 2008
NEWS: The 150th Kossuth Country Fair was in progress.
SPORTS: The Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 3-0.
25 Years ago: Aug. 2, 1993
NEWS: Michelle Fandel, of Fort Dodge, graduated from Illinois State University with a bachelor of science degree.
SPORTS: Phil Joselyn and Stacey Bergman won the men’s and women’s city golf titles.
50 Years ago: Aug. 2, 1968
NEWS: Mary Ellen Bradley and Dewey John Bruescke were queen and king of the 1968 carnival at Expo Park that closed the summer playground season in Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: Paton-Churdan beat Fremont Mills of Tabor 1-0 in baseball.