From our files: Jan. 26, 2019

10 Years ago: Jan. 26, 2009

NEWS: Alisia Velazquez and Alex Maas were featured in Character Corner.

SPORTS: Twin River Valley finished third at the Battle Creek-Ida Grove wrestling invitational.

25 Years ago: Jan. 26, 1994

NEWS: Elena Fairman, a Blackfoot Indian, was preparing to open the Native American Culture Center in Fort Dodge.

SPORTS: Pomeroy-Palmer beat Newell-Fonda 114-37 in boys basketball.

50 Years ago: Jan. 26, 1969

NEWS: Robert Schuster, of rural Humboldt, dragged himself to his truck and drove to his brother’s house to get help after a gas heater exploded, breaking his leg. His brother drove him to Lutheran Hospital in Fort Dodge.

SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Jefferson 31-9 in wrestling.