From our files: April 17, 2019
10 Years ago: April 17, 2009
NEWS: The Otho Fire Department was getting closer to having a new station built.
SPORTS: Southeast Webster-Grand beat East Greene 223-353 in girls golf.
25 Years ago: April 17, 1994
NEWS: Terry Lutz, of McClure Engineering, was elected president of the Consulting Engineers Council of Iowa for the 1994-95 administrative year.
SPORTS: John Calisesi bowled a 300 game.
50 Years ago: April 17, 1969
NEWS: The Illinois Central Railroad posted notice that it planned to discontinue passenger service through Fort Dodge effective May 27, 1969.
SPORTS: St. Edmond players Tom Magennis and Mark Wiedenfeld were named to the all-CYO basketball team of the Sioux City Diocese.