From our files: March 2, 2013

March 2, 2003

NEWS: The U.S. Department of Agriculture issued a license to Fort Dodge Animal Health for an equine West Nile vaccine.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge’s Chase Holmgaard won the Class 3A 171-pound state wrestling title.

March 2, 1988

NEWS: The physical education program in the Fort Dodge Community Schools was named the Outstanding Elementary Physical Education Program in Iowa.

SPORTS: Lake Mills defeated Clarion 52-39 in boys basketball.

March 2, 1963

NEWS: Byron Fjetland befriended a stray dog who repaid him by giving birth to six puppies in the back room of his story, the Saw Shop Hardware Store, at 17 S. 12th St.

SPORTS: Dorothy Kotok had the high game in the Dodger Queens bowling league with 201.