5 years ago — 2015

Julie Furst-Bowe announces she’ll leave her post as chancellor at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville to become Chippewa Valley Technical College’s vice president of instruction.

10 years ago — 2010

A chemical tank explosion at WRR Environmental Services on Highway 93 just south of Eau Claire causes an evacuation of those within a half-mile radius.

20 years ago — 2000

An Arkansas Supreme Court committee sues President Bill Clinton to strip him of his law license.

35 years ago — 1985

The state Legislature passes a two-year budget that includes an 8% income-tax cut for the average taxpayer.