From our files: May 18, 2013

May 18, 2003

NEWS: Brett Lauinger portrayed Fort Dodge founder Maj. William Williams at the Oakland Cemetery Walk.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Flyers track team claimed five top finishes at a meet in Clarion.

May 18, 1988

NEWS: Iowa Secretary of State Elaine Baxter and Webster County Auditor Virginia Gudmonson visited Fort Dodge Senior High to urge eligible students to register to vote.

SPORTS: Lyle Christensen, of Laurens, caught the biggest fish in the Emmetsburg Lions Club Fishing tournament.

May 18, 1963

NEWS: The first of two log cabins was moved to the Fort Museum site from Oleson Park.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge High School’s golfers beat Carroll in a dual meet, 309-383.