From our files: June 16, 2013

June 16, 2003

NEWS: Calvin Berte, of Livermore, was an intern in the law firm of Peterson and Lipps in Algona.

SPORTS: A total of 12 races were held at the Hamilton County Speedway due to the previous week’s races being suspended because of bad weather, finishing at about 2 a.m.

June 16, 1988

NEWS: Amy Rice, 10, of Dakota City, won a three-day trip to London for two to see Michael Jackson in concert.

SPORTS: The St. Edmond baseball team defeated Denison 5-4.

June 16, 1963

NEWS: The Rev. Cecil J. Semans retired as pastor of Lehigh Methodist Church.

SPORTS: Ray Hart, of Mason City, won the 15-lap main event at the stock car races at the Wright County Raceway near Clarion.