From our files: Feb. 2, 2019

10 Years ago: Feb. 2 2009

NEWS: McKellen Glassel and Kjerstin Grindberg were featured in Character Corner.

SPORTS: The St. Edmond JV boys basketball team beat Mason City Newman 74-31.

25 Years ago: Feb. 2, 1994

NEWS: Virginia Pliner, of rural Fort Dodge, was elected chairperson of the Webster County Extension Council for 1994.

SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Upper Iowa 29-5 in wrestling.

50 Years ago: Feb. 2, 1969

NEWS: Harry Meriwether was elected chairman of the Riverfront Action Committee.

SPORTS: Jo Blunk bowled a 191 game in the Alley Dusters league.