5 years ago — 2015
The Chippewa Falls City Council is weighing spending as much as $5.75 million for a new fire station on the city’s south side.
10 years ago — 2010
Halfway through a trial period for a less restrictive policy on student cellphone use, Altoona High School President Jeff Pepowski says it’s working better than previous rules banning the devices from bell to bell.
20 years ago — 2000
Unseasonably warm weather leads Hallie Golf Course to open in February for the first time ever.
35 years ago — 1985
President Ronald Reagan pressures Congress for money to build more MX missiles.