5 years ago — 2013
Gov. Scott Walker makes an Eau Claire visit to Five Star Plastics, which has grown from a handful of employees to nearly 100.
10 years ago — 2008
About 100 people turn out at Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls, some in formal wear, for the world premiere of the comedy, “Illegal Use of Joe Zopp,” which was filmed almost entirely in the Chippewa Valley.
20 years ago — 1998
Exiled Saudi millionaire Osama bin Laden calls on Muslims worldwide to take up arms against the U.S.
35 years ago — 1983
UW-Eau Claire faculty say a salary freeze prompts them to work under protest.