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.