5 years ago — 2014

Josh Dolan-Neill will direct the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild’s production of “Steel Magnolias.”

10 years ago — 2009

Two UW-Stout students, both from the Twin Cities area, die in a New Year’s Day snowmobiling accident in Douglas County.

20 years ago — 1999

U.S. Rep. James Sensenbrenner, R-Menomonee Falls, will open the prosecution’s case in President Bill Clinton‘s impeachment trial before the U.S. Senate.

35 years ago — 1984

A committee led by Henry Kissinger is expected to recommend the U.S. spend $1 billion on economic and military aid to Central America.