From our files: Dec. 2, 2013

Dec. 2, 2003

NEWS: A photo taken by Howard Thompson, of Bancroft, was the winner in the “Photos of Kossuth” contest.

SPORTS: The St. Edmond freshman girls basketball team defeated Clarion-Goldfield, 36-17.

Dec. 2, 1988

NEWS: Jeremy Spillman’s letter to Santa included wishes for Super Mario Brothers 3, a radio-controlled plane and a chance to see an elf and Rudolph.

SPORTS: Carroll defeated St. Edmond, 60-3, in a Midwest Conference dual meet.

Dec. 2, 1963

NEWS: Mayor Albert Habhab presented the key to the city to Miss Iowa of 1963, Dr. Romona Meylor, of LeMars.

SPORTS: Algona beat Eagle Grove, 58-56, in a North Central Conference basketball game.