5 years ago — 2012
The Eau Claire Community Foundation reports $1.2 million in donations as of mid-November, 49 percent more than in the year-ago period.
10 years ago — 2007
Plans will be unveiled for a $3.9 million, 20,000-square-foot indoor aquatic and recreation center in Bloomer.
20 years ago — 1997
The Menomonie school district decides to hold a referendum on whether to keep the Indian logo.
35 years ago — 1982
Eau Claire’s temperature reaches 63 degrees, a record high for the day.