Aug. 17, 2002
NEWS: Clare native Kelly Jo Larsen spent her summer as an intern at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens.
SPORTS: Vince Stuhrenberg had the low individual net at the Lakeside golf league with 31.
Aug. 17, 1987
NEWS: The grand champion animal at the Kossuth County Dairy Show was shown by Amy Ruger.
SPORTS: Dr. Eric Bligard won the men's open singles at the First Interstate Bank city-county Adult Tennis Tournament.
Aug. 17, 1962
NEWS: LeRoy Erickson, of Dayton, won the 1962 Mercury automobile at the Harvest Festival in downtown Fort Dodge.
SPORTS: Corky Nydle won the Women's Eclectic Golf Tournament with a final 18-hold round of 81.