From our files: June 8, 2019
10 Years ago: June 8, 2009
NEWS: The Karl L. King Municipal Band kicked off its summer concert series at Oleson Park.
SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Remsen St. Mary’s 5-3 in baseball.
25 Years ago: June 8, 1994
NEWS: Incumbent Gov. Terry Branstad narrowly beat U.S. Rep. Fred Grandy for the Republican nomination for governor.
SPORTS: West Des Moines Valley was ahead 7-6 in the seventh inning against Fort Dodge when the game was suspended due to lightning.
50 Years ago: June 8, 1969
NEWS: The Lakota Council Girl Scout camp development campaign received a $1,500 donation from KVFD.
SPORTS: Goldfield beat Boone Valley 10-4 in baseball.