From our Files — Aug. 24, 2018

10 Years ago: Aug. 24, 2008

NEWS: Dakota City marked its 150th anniversary with a celebration that included a parade.

SPORTS: The Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 11-0.

25 Years ago: Aug. 24, 1993

NEWS: Donna Porter was elected president of the Fort Dodge Area Solo Parents and Singles group.

SPORTS: The Cleveland Indians beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-8.

50 Years ago: Aug. 24, 1968

NEWS: Eleanor Law, of Vincent, kept busy making things, including grapes, ashtrays and decorative spoons and forks out of resin.

SPORTS: Workmen completed covering the wooden seats in Dodger Stadium with vinyl material.