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.