August 12, 2020
70 Years Ago
Week of Friday, August 11, 1950
Herbert Larson, 57, and Emil Yahnke, 55, Sparta city laborers, lost their lives last Thursday afternoon when the sides of a 12 foot deep sewer trench caved in. Larson, who formerly operated a farm near Cashton, was a son of Mrs. Tillie Larson. He died shortly after arriving at the Sparta hospital.
Richard Erickson has received an invitation to be a member of the 1950 National FFA band which will play at the FFA’s n...