5 years ago — 2015

Twelve 2½-year-old bucks wander off a deer farm near Fairchild where chronic wasting disease was detected during the summer.

10 years ago — 2010

Oktoberfest festmeister Dave Olson and his wife, festmeisterin Mary Olson, tap the golden keg to open the three-day festival in Chippewa Falls.

20 years ago — 2000

Gov. Tommy Thompson declares Eau Claire County a disaster area because of nearly $4 million in storm damage.

35 years ago — 1985

Whether Eau Claire County’s Center of Care continues to be operated by the county depends on an agreement by employee unions on wage and benefit concessions.