5 years ago — 2014

McDonell High School’s Isaac Goettl is finishing up a garden at the school to fulfill a community service project requirement to get his Eagle Scout badge.

10 years ago — 2009

Altoona City Administrator Mike Golat said he plans to talk to Eau Claire County officials about the possibility of building a new justice center in the River Prairie area.

20 years ago — 1999

Talk show host Oprah Winfrey plans to start her own magazine the following spring.

35 years ago — 1984

UW-Eau Claire English professor Harry Harder is named acting assistant vice chancellor at the university.