From our files: Aug. 26, 2018

10 Years ago: Aug. 26, 2008

NEWS: The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors agreed the county would help pay for signs to welcome travelers into the county.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge boys golf team came in third in the Mason City Invitational.

25 Years ago: Aug. 26, 1993

NEWS: Sharon Hickey filed for re-election to represent Ward 1 on the Fort Dodge City Council.

SPORTS: The Houston Astros beat the Florida Marlins 3-2.

50 Years ago: Aug. 26, 1968

NEWS: Ella Brabbit and her sisters, Mary and Lillian Vit, all of Fort Dodge, were reported safe in Austria. They had been visiting family in Czechoslovakia when Soviet troops invaded the country.

SPORTS: Iowa State University golfer John Benda, of Humboldt, won the Jefferson Amateur golf tournament.