5 years ago — 2016
Volunteers help install a new rain garden at Lakeside Park in Menomonie to help keep pollutants out of Lake Menomin.
10 years ago — 2011
Bill P. Marquardt of Chippewa County is found guilty in Florida of two counts of intentional homicide.
20 years ago — 2001
An assistant to NBC News anchorman Tom Brokaw contracts the skin form of anthrax after opening a letter containing a suspicious powder; it’s the fourth anthrax case discovered in the U.S. over the previous week.
35 years ago — 1986
A coalition of Wisconsin teachers, farmers, real estate agents and others makes a proposal for the removal of education funding from the property tax.