From our files: June 27, 2019

10 Years ago: June 27, 2009

NEWS: Nancy J. Powell, a former Dayton teacher, was named ambassador to Nepal.

SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Humboldt 11-1 in five innings of baseball.

25 Years ago: June 27, 1994

NEWS: Louise Perry opened a bed and breakfast named 7 Oaks Inn in Laurens.

SPORTS: Mike McCoy won the Fort Dodge Amateur golf tournament.

50 Years ago: June 27, 1969

NEWS: Eldon Lehman, of Humboldt, “just kept right on driving” his wife to Mercy Hospital in Fort Dodge, but their son couldn’t wait, Gary Eldon Lehman was born en route — about six miles from the hospital.

SPORTS: West Bend beat Algona 6-4 in baseball.

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