5 years ago — 2014

The U.S. Postal Service announces it will move its main location in downtown Eau Claire to a 7,262-square-foot retail space in the 200 block of E. Madison St.

10 years ago — 2009

Three probable swine flu cases have been found in Wisconsin, and four of Milwaukee’s public schools have been shut down indefinitely.

20 years ago — 1999

Hutchinson Technology Inc. says it will temporarily lay off about 400 workers.

35 years ago — 1984

The U.S. Supreme Court delays a decision on political action committees, allowing them to spend unlimited funds in the upcoming presidential election.