5 years ago — 2014

Nick Nelson, 15, of Nelson, who has Duchenne muscular dystrophy, completes his quest to visit all 50 state capitols.

10 years ago — 2009

Chris O’Connell of Eau Claire Regis, Chuck Raykovich of Chippewa Falls, Ken Mueller of Barron and Harold Mulhern of Osseo-Fairchild are named to the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

20 years ago — 1999

Police search for a 26-year-old Rice Lake man accused of killing his 20-year-old girlfriend.

35 years ago — 1984

People in Rhinelander want Gov. Anthony Earl to officially proclaim that Wisconsin, not Michigan, is the home of the mythical hodag.