5 years ago — 2012
The Lake Pepin Art & Design Center in Pepin, which opened in 2005, is scheduled to close at the end of the year.
10 years ago — 2007
Eau Claire native Jake Dowell makes his National Hockey League debut with the Chicago Blackhawks.
20 years ago — 1997
A 12-year-old boy’s seven-point buck is stolen off a vehicle parked at a Menomonie motel.
35 years ago — 1982
Russ Feingold appears to be the winner in a closely contested election in the 27th state Senate District.