5 years ago — 2014

WQOW-TV anchor and assistant news director Jerry Gallagher announces he’ll be leaving Eau Claire for a job at KWWL in Waterloo, Iowa.

10 years ago — 2009

The Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee approves a $44 million request to replace Brewer Hall and the Campus School complex at UW-Eau Claire.

20 years ago — 1999

State Rep. Terry Musser, R-Black River Falls, is leading a statewide effort to raise funds to build the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C.

35 years ago — 1984

St. Joseph’s Chapel at Sacred Heart Cemetery, built in 1896, is restored and used for Mass for the first time in 41 years.