5 years ago — 2013

Longtime Eau Claire school district administrator and City Council member Terry Sheridan dies at the age of 78.

10 years ago — 2008

A dog park could open in Chippewa Falls the following summer, while Menomonie is in the process of raising money for an 11.5-acre park near the Dunn County Humane Society.

20 years ago — 1998

Maintaining the computers that the Eau Claire school district wants to buy in a referendum will cost $500,000 to $1 million annually.

35 years ago — 1983

Dennis Wilson, drummer for the Beach Boys, drowns in California at age 39.