5 years ago — 2015

The new owner of Ship Shape Car Wash in Eau Claire, Joe Zink, is revamping the business’ iconic building, which will lose its oceanic exterior.

10 years ago — 2010

UW System officials say they will push the state to end employees furloughs the following year and restore 2 percent raises taken away from faculty and staff.

20 years ago — 2000

Sammy Hagar and Billy Idol perform at Rock Fest north of Cadott.

35 years ago — 1985

A group of investors in the Eau Claire Racquetball and Fitness Center file a $130 million lawsuit against Community State Bank and four other defendants for alleged violations of state and federal securities law.