From our files: June 1, 2019

10 Years ago: June 1, 2009

NEWS: Jonathon Bowser and Luke Beckman were featured in Character Corner.

SPORTS: Jimmie Johnson won the Sprint Cup Autism Speaks 400.

25 Years ago: June 1, 1994

NEWS: The 574 telephone prefix was added to the Fort Dodge area.

SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Prairie Valley 14-4 in softball.

50 Years ago: June 1, 1969

NEWS: State Rep. Dale Cochran, D-Vincent, was appointed to the newly created Iowa Legislative Council.

SPORTS: Bruce A. Edmondson was the 46th Henry W. Schultz athletic-academic award winner.