5 years ago — 2014
Andy Gardner, an employee at Wagner’s Lanes, rescues a toddler who made his way to the bowling pins at the end of a lane, triggering machinery that swept up the boy along with the pins.
10 years ago — 2009
Wisconsin stands to get about $3.5 billion under the federal stimulus package to help pay for education, health care, road projects and unemployment benefits, Gov. Jim Doyle says.
20 years ago — 1999
The U.S. Senate acquits President Bill Clinton of two charges, ending his impeachment trial.
35 years ago — 1984
Eau Claire’s Reed Zuehlke is a last-minute addition to the U.S. Olympic ski-jumping team; however, he is unlikely to compete at the Winter Games in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia.