From our files: June 20, 2019

10 Years ago: June 20, 2009

NEWS: Jim and Gracia Willis, of Rockwell City, installed a wind turbine on their farm — the first of its size in Calhoun County.

SPORTS: East Sac County beat Southeast Webster-Grand 10-0 in five innings of baseball.

25 Years ago: June 20, 1994

NEWS: Nathan Merze, a 1994-95 senior at Fort Dodge Senior High, was highlighted in The Messenger’s School Ties feature.

SPORTS: The St. Edmond softball team won its first CYO tournament championship with a 7-5 victory over LeMars Gehlen.

50 Years ago: June 20, 1969

NEWS: Army Spec. 4 Dean Bundy, 22, of Fort Dodge, was wounded in action in Vietnam.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Paton-Churdan 8-5 in baseball.