5 years ago — 2014
According to the state Department of Natural Resources, wild turkey hunters in Wisconsin registered 4,633 birds during the fall season, a 34 percent decrease compared to the year before.
10 years ago — 2009
Chippewa County Judge Roderick Cameron decides that Julie Birtzer, who had shot and killed her live-in boyfriend, would receive no time behind bars.
20 years ago — 1999
A Leader-Telegram investigation shows that California hospital officials covered up the suspicious medical records of heart surgeon Dr. M. Terry McEnany, allowing him to land a job at Luther Hospital.
35 years ago — 1984
Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker says the government’s budget and foreign trade deficits threaten to ruin the nation’s economic recovery.