From our files

10 Years ago: Dec. 26, 2008

NEWS: Local band H&K performed at Betsy’s Blue Note on Central Avenue.

SPORTS: The L.A. Lakers beat the Boston Celtics 92-83.

25 Years ago: Dec. 26, 1993

NEWS: Kenneth McKenney, of Humboldt, was one of 11 Iowa farmers asked to participate in policy discussion and adoption for the American Farm Bureau Federation.

SPORTS: The Phoenix Suns beat the Houston Rockets 111-91.

50 Years ago: Dec. 26, 1968

NEWS: John Baade was the new superintendent of buildings and grounds for the Fort Dodge Community School District.

SPORTS: Kathryn Carlson bowled a 191 game in the Women’s Sports league.