5 years ago — 2013
Almost 100 tradesmen — mostly Market & Johnson coworkers — volunteer to help terminally ill Rich Swanson put a roof on his rural Alma Center home.
10 years ago — 2008
Rich Maleniak of Eau Claire wins the Buckshot Run 5-mile event in 24 minutes, 33 seconds, almost 2 minutes faster than the second-place finisher.
20 years ago — 1998
A local businessman says a deal to sell London Square Mall will occur soon.
35 years ago — 1983
The Eagleton Store, between Chippewa Falls and Bloomer, will close after 106 years.