5 years ago — 2013
Frank Smoot, editor and historian for the Chippewa Valley Museum, will leave his post to become the executive director at a museum along the southern Oregon coast.
10 years ago — 2008
UW-Stout’s fall enrollment of 8,776 is the highest in the institution’s 117-year history.
20 years ago — 1998
A former professional wrestler launches a wrestling school and league at Banbury Place in Eau Claire.
35 years ago — 1983
Menomonie’s Nordson Inc. plant is sold to a New Jersey firm.