Peek at the Past

Published 9:23 am Thursday, June 16, 2011

Here are highlights in history for June 16, gleaned from the files of the Albert Lea Tribune:

1991 — A Tribune article by Sports Editor Jim Lutgens featured Chad Bohonek, an Albert Lea High School track and football star who would be attending Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S.D., in the fall.

1981 — Scott Milson, a journalist from the staff of the Morning Herald of Sydney, Australia, was in Albert Lea as part of a 20-day visit to the U.S.

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1951 — The Albert Lea Legion baseball team manger was Stan Sevaldson who later became the city’s postmaster.