From our files: May 25, 2019

10 Years ago: May 25, 2009

NEWS: Thomas Thompson and Andrew Creger were featured in Character Corner.

SPORTS: Helio Castroneves won the Indy 500 for the third time.

25 Years ago: May 25, 1994

NEWS: Walmart announced plans to build a new Super Center in Fort Dodge.

SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Storm Lake 5-4 in a 1A team regional finals girls tennis match.

50 Years ago: May 25, 1969

NEWS: Former Fort Dodger Albert O. Harvey got his law degree at age 42, after serving in the U.S. Navy and working as a plumber for 17 years.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Merchants beat the Ames Merchants 6-3 in a non-league baseball game.