5 years ago — 2015

Gordy Bischoff reflects on the Ukulele Klub of Eau Claire, an organization he founded four years earlier.

10 years ago — 2010

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that the $350 million Wisconsin Shares program lets parents keep their 4-, 5- and even some 6-year-olds in day care centers all day — at taxpayer expense — rather than enroll them in kindergarten.

20 years ago — 2000

About 50 residents speak at an Eau Claire City Council public hearing about a proposed restaurant smoking ban.

35 years ago — 1985

The man suspected of killing a priest and two others at an Onalaska church was reportedly angry the priest allowed girls to read from the Bible at Mass.