From our files: Jan. 31, 2019

10 Years ago: Jan. 31, 2009

NEWS: John Mueller’s Winter Dance Party — a tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. Richardson — was performed at the Laramar Ballroom.

SPORTS: Jerry Patterson was inducted into the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

25 Years ago: Jan. 31, 1994

NEWS: Webster County Republican Chairman Monte Kaufman, 31, was one of the youngest county chairmen in the state.

SPORTS: Rockwell City-Lytton won the Audubon Invitational wrestling tournament.

50 Years ago: Jan. 31, 1969

NEWS: The Rev. Arthur Carlson resigned as pastor of the Evangelical Free Church in Fort Dodge to accept a call to a pastorate in Richfield, Minnesota.

SPORTS: Rich Oberhelman, of Corwith, rolled the first 700 series in the eight-year history of the Livermore Lanes in Livermore.