From our Files — Aug. 31, 2018
10 Years ago: Aug. 31, 2008
NEWS: Lynn Foldhazi was the new executive director of the Humane Society of North Central Iowa.
SPORTS: Mark Haglund was the season champion in the Hobby Stock division at Mineral City Speedway.
25 Years ago: Aug. 31, 1993
NEWS: Beth Buehler was the new manager of the Fort Dodge Main Street program.
SPORTS: The Athletes Fighting Substance Abuse basketball team beat Algona 91-87.
50 Years ago: Aug. 31, 1968
NEWS: The U.S. Bureau of Outdoor Recreation approved an additional $500,300 to help finance the Brushy Creek area recreational facility.
SPORTS: Sandy’s Distributing Co. softball team of Fort Dodge finished the season with three championships.