5 years ago — 2014

Gov. Scott Walker emphasizes his commitment to maintaining the UW System’s tuition freeze during a visit with UW-Eau Claire students.

10 years ago — 2009

About 8,000 cubic yards of sediment will be removed in the coming months as part of the drawdown of Lake Martha in Osseo.

20 years ago — 1999

Intek Plastics plans to build a plant in the Gateway West Business Park; the plant is expected to bring 46 jobs by the end of 2000.

35 years ago — 1984

Because of lead contamination, South Junior High School is drawing water from a hydrant outside the school.