Peek at the Past

Published 9:32 am Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Here are highlights in history for June 15, gleaned from the files of the Albert Lea Tribune:

1990 — This was the first day of the Puckerbrush Days celebration in Forest City, Iowa.

1980 — One of the events for the Col. Albert Lea Days celebration was a sailboat race on Fountain Lake.

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1970 — Members of Albert Lea’s Jaycees were involved in their summer project of delivering sandboxes and/or sand to homes in the city.