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Dec. 1, 2007 NEWS: Ethanol producers VeraSun Energy Corp and US BioEnergy Corp. announced merger plans. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Dowling 72-67 in boys basketball. Dec. 1, 1992 NEWS: Webster County Treasurer M.L. Hottman retired after 52 years of service to Webster County. SPORTS: Iowa ...

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Arrivals TRINITY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER BLOCK — Deanna, Fort Dodge, a girl, Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017. COPPINGER — Kaylee and John, Fort Dodge, a boy, Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. CURTIS — Jill and Travis, Fonda, a boy, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017. HUGHES — Maddie, Jefferson, a girl, ...

From our Files — Nov. 30, 2017

Nov. 30, 2007 NEWS: The Junior Civitan group at Fort Dodge Senior High was selling Candy Grams as a fundraiser. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Des Moines Lincoln 70-9 in wrestling. Nov. 30, 1992 NEWS: Teens Heather Noren and Kelli Dodds worked to establish a Blue Star safe house program in ...

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Nov. 29, 2007 NEWS: The Webster County Extension Office was relocated to the Crossroads Mall. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Southeastern 70-66 in men’s basketball. Nov. 29, 1992 NEWS: Area residents participated in picking corn by hand at the Wiegert Prairie Farm near Palmer. SPORTS: ...

From our files: Nov. 28, 2017

Nov. 28, 2007 NEWS: Restoration of the Oleson Park Bandshell began. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Des Moines Lincoln 60-48 in girls basketball. Nov. 28, 1992 NEWS: Calhoun County Recorder Marty Minnick had knitted mittens to decorate a tree in the Calhoun County Historial Museum’s Avenue ...

From our files: Nov. 27, 2017

Nov. 27, 2007 NEWS: The Fort Dodge City Council voted toward earlier curfew hours for minors. SPORTS: Newell-Fonda beat Rockwell City-Lytton 64-44 in girls basketball. Nov. 27, 1992 NEWS: The Palo Alto County Board of Supervisors approved the appointment of Duane Sandberg as deputy ...

From our files: Nov. 26, 2017

Nov. 26, 2007 NEWS: Abby Blaha was featured in Character Corner. SPORTS: The Chicago Bears beat the Denver Broncos 37-34 in overtime. Nov. 26, 1992 NEWS: Myron Groat filed nomination papers to run for Fort Dodge Mayor. SPORTS: Indiana beat Florida State 81-78 in men’s ...

From our files: Nov. 25, 2017

Nov. 25, 2007 NEWS: Erica Hart, a registered nurse, established a private nursing practice called Complete Care. SPORTS: Bruce Park bowled a 709 series in city bowling. Nov. 25, 1992 NEWS: Voters in Clarion and Goldfield school districts overwhelmingly approved a reorganization ...

From our files: Nov. 24, 2017

Nov. 24, 2007 NEWS: Margaret Williams and Dylan Cullum were among the many kids who met Santa when he arrived at the Crossroads Mall. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Johnston 49-42 in girls basketball. Nov. 24, 1992 NEWS: A Historical Committee was formed in Pomeroy to promote a ...

From our Files — Nov. 23, 2017

Nov. 23, 2007 NEWS: Gowrie held its first Festival of Trees celebration, to raise funds to benefit the city pool. SPORTS: The Green Bay Packers beat the Detroit Lions 37-26. Nov. 23, 1992 NEWS: Central States Theater Corp. announced that the Fort Dodge Drive-In Theatre near the ...

From our files — Nov. 22, 2017

Nov. 22, 2007 NEWS: The Salvation Army continued its tradition of providing a Thanksgiving dinner for members of the community. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Minneapolis Community College, 111-48, in women’s basketball. Nov. 22, 1992 NEWS: Cliff Weldon returned to Fort Dodge after ...

From our files: Nov. 21, 2017

Nov. 21, 2007 NEWS: Humboldt Community Schools Superintendent Joyce Judas announced she would retire June 30, 2008. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Eagle Grove 48-17 in girls basketball. Nov. 21, 1992 NEWS: Steven Fiferlick filed nomination papers to run for Fort Dodge mayor. SPORTS: Iowa ...

From our files — Nov. 20, 2017

Nov. 20, 2007 NEWS: Upper Des Moines Opportunity Inc. requested $12,000 from the Wright County Board of Supervisors. SPORTS: Fort Dodge Senior High graduate Mitch Eslick was named the Iowa Conference men’s basketball player of the week. Nov. 20, 1992 NEWS: Several area libraries ...

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Nov. 19, 2007 NEWS: Keely Degner and Jessica Jordison were featured in Character Corner. SPORTS: Iowa Central won the Graphic Edge Bowl 24-22 against Harper College. Nov. 19, 1992 NEWS: Judy Kahler, of Cenex-Land O’Lakes, received recognition from the Iowa Job Service Employers ...

From our files — Nov. 18, 2017

Nov. 18, 2007 NEWS: Thirty-eight kids were adopted into 22 families on Adoption Saturday in Webster City. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Black Hawk East, 68-64, in women’s basketball. Nov. 18, 1992 NEWS: Blake Parker, of Fort Dodge, filed nomination papers to run for mayor. SPORTS: ...

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Nov. 17, 2007 NEWS: Robert Vernon was the new executive director of the Fort Dodge Housing Agency. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Carl Sandberg 61-45 in women’s basketball. Nov. 17, 1992 NEWS: Former Fort Dodge resident Bernice Green Isaacson published a book titled “Where is Home, ...

From our files: Nov. 16, 2017

Nov. 16, 2007 NEWS: The Webster City Community Theater performed the musical drama “Quilters.” SPORTS: The Phillips Middle School wrestling team won 25 of 39 matches against Indian Hills and Johnston. Nov. 16, 1992 NEWS: Fort Dodge Senior High added an IBM computer lab with Lotus ...

From our files: Nov. 15, 2017

Nov. 15, 2007 NEWS: The Domestic/Sexual Assault Outreach Center opened a resale shop called The Key on Central. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat William Penn JV 77-70 in men’s basketball. Nov. 15, 1992 NEWS: KaRene Egemo placed second in number of sales as a broker/owner for ERA nationally ...

From our files: Nov. 14, 2017

Nov. 14, 2007 NEWS: An election tie for a City Council seat in Lehigh was solved by picking a name out of a tin. Christie Johnson won. SPORTS: Diane Happel, of Fort Dodge, swept the Grinnell Masters swim meet. Nov. 14, 1992 NEWS: Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad presented Iowa Volunteer Hall ...

From our files — Nov. 13, 2017

Nov. 13, 2007 NEWS: Mery Feik, a test pilot and aeronautical engineering pioneer, spoke about her experiences during a Veterans Day ceremony at St. Edmond High School. SPORTS: Rusty Fister, of Webster City, bowled a perfect game in the Ridgewood Classic league. Nov. 13, 1992 NEWS: A ...