5 years ago — 2013
A groundbreaking ceremony is held at the site of a new St. John’s Lutheran Church north of Colfax.
10 years ago — 2008
Fox Sports reports on its website that the Green Bay Packers have traded quarterback Brett Favre to the New York Jets.
20 years ago — 1998
Terrorist bombs explode minutes apart outside the U.S. embassies in the Kenyan and Tanzanian capitals.
35 years ago — 1983
Local Wisconsin Telephone Co. workers go on strike over contract issues.