5 years ago — 2013
It’s announced that country singers Joe Nichols and Brett Eldredge, along with 1980s rockers Loverboy, will headline three shows at the Northern Wisconsin State Fair in July in Chippewa Falls.
10 years ago — 2008
U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold of Janesville buys a raffle ticket hoping to win the last Chevrolet Tahoe to be built at the city’s soon-to-be-shuttered GM plant. Feingold’s grandfather bought the first truck ever made at the same plant.
20 years ago — 1998
The House of Representatives votes 228-206 to impeach President Bill Clinton.
35 years ago — 1983
Five children die in a fire at a farmhouse near Withee.