June 15, 2002
NEWS: The newly formed Otho Betterment Committee was working on plans for a festive Independence Day celebration.
SPORTS: Rick Pederson was named head coach of the Triton baseball team.
June 15, 1987
NEWS: Friends and family helped Leo and Ruth Duncanson, of Manson, build an authentic peg barn.
SPORTS: Doug Wenzel, of Cedar Rapids, defended his open singles title in the third annual Fort Dodge Tennis Association Michelob Light Open tennis tournament.
June 15, 1962
NEWS: Webster County Conservation Board Chairman Verl H. Black received a state conservation award.
SPORTS: Darwin Brand, of Fort Dodge, caught a walleye in the Des Moines River that weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces.