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Parse data from website

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I am a PowerShell newbie.... I have been struggling on how to get a date value from a website.

I need to get a date from a certain file on a webpage. The webpage is in index format so looks lie this:

8/23/2014 12:00 AM     422508   file120.abc
8/23/2014 12:00 AM     440964   file121.abc
8/23/2014 12:00 AM     332636   file122.abc
...
11/26/2017 2:30 PM     3823     thefile.ini
...
11/25/2017 1:01 AM     88044    file309.abc

I need to find the line that contains 'thefile.ini' and get the date (11/26/2017) from it

When I look at the view source on the page I see

<br>11/26/2017  2:30 PM         3823 <A HREF="/folder/thefile.ini">thefile.ini</A>
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