From our files: March 12, 2014

March 12, 2004

NEWS: Sac County officials sold county-owned cattle directly to the mayor of Sac City without taking them to auction.

SPORTS: Iowa State beat kansas State 78-64 in men’s basketball.

March 12, 1989

NEWS: Jan Vroman was the new museum secretary at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge won three of its games in the State YMCA High School Boys Basketball tournament to claim the championship.

March 12, 1964

NEWS: A Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting was held at the new Sears store at the Crossroads Mall.

SPORTS: Floyd Magnusson, of Fort Dodge, was one of four officials assigned to work the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Far West regional basketball playoffs in Corvallis, Ore.