5 years ago — 2014

Wisconsin Secretary of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Ben Brancel speaks during a visit to Rooney Farms in the Chippewa County town of Tilden.

10 years ago — 2009

Chippewa Falls Police Chief Wayne Nehring opposes as unnecessary a state proposal that would require police departments to keep statistics on the race of people pulled over in traffic stops.

20 years ago — 1999

A new Eau Claire Job Center will be built on land near the intersection of Madison and Bellinger streets.

35 years ago — 1984

Army helicopters, firefighters, police and sheriff’s deputies search Trempealeau County for a crashed airplane, only to learn that reports were false.