From our files: Jan. 3, 2019
10 Years ago: Jan. 3, 2009
NEWS: The Rev. Don Urey was interim pastor at First Evangelical Free Church.
SPORTS: Utah beat Alabama 31-17 in the Sugar Bowl.
25 Years ago: Jan. 3, 1994
NEWS: Clinton Hays, of Albert City, was preparing to enter the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.
SPORTS: Iowa beat Eastern Illinois 91-52 in men’s basketball.
50 Years ago: Jan. 3, 1969
NEWS: Robert A. Shaw was sworn in as Wright County Sheriff.
SPORTS: Roy James bowled a 230 game in the Metropolitan league.