5 years ago — 2014
Minnesota’s 2013 deer harvest of 172,000 was the lowest in 15 years.
10 years ago — 2009
Some Eau Claire residents voice concerns about a new city cost-saving measure to increase the minimum snowfall requiring the plowing of residential, nonarterial streets from 2 to 3 inches of snow.
20 years ago — 1999
The Eau Claire school district might begin all-day kindergarten in the fall if funding is available.
35 years ago — 1984
The state transportation secretary says a north side bridge over the Chippewa River connecting U.S. 12 and U.S. 53 won’t be built for at least three years.