5 years ago — 2014
Chris Anderson, a former aide to U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., announces his candidacy for Wisconsin’s 3rd Congressional District; the seat is held by U.S. Rep. Ron Kind, a La Crosse Democrat.
10 years ago — 2009
Evan Xiong, 30, becomes executive director of the Eau Claire Area Hmong Mutual Assistance Association.
20 years ago — 1999
Work will begin soon on the East Bridge project, which will link the north side of Chippewa Falls to Highway 29.
35 years ago — 1984
Neither Walter Mondale nor Gary Hart emerges as a clear winner after the nine Democratic presidential primaries and caucuses dubbed Super Tuesday.