5 years ago — 2015

Walter James Palmer, a Minnesota dentist, remains in seclusion after fueling worldwide outrage for hunting and killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe.

10 years ago — 2010

Officials in the Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau school district opt to retire the Redmen nickname rather than face a potential challenge that it is racist.

20 years ago — 2000

Sen. Herb Kohl, D-Wis., asks the federal Drug Enforcement Agency to send more agents to western Wisconsin to help fight the methamphetamine problem.

35 years ago — 1985

The Arkansaw and Durand school districts are urged to consolidate by the state Department of Public Instruction.