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.