From our files: June 26, 2019

10 Years ago: June 26, 2009

NEWS: The federal government awarded $533,520 to continue making U.S. Highway 20 a four-lane route through northwestern Iowa.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Marshalltown 15-6 and 14-7 in baseball.

25 Years ago: June 26, 1994

NEWS: Ann Wessels joined Norwest Bank as a business banker.

SPORTS: Bishop Garrigan beat St. Edmond 5-3 and 8-6 in baseball.

50 Years ago: June 26, 1969

NEWS: Janet Secor, of rural Fort Dodge, graduated from Central College with a bachelor of arts degree.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Merchants lost 3-1 to the Ames Merchants in baseball.