5 years ago — 2014

John Davies, a local disc jockey, provides nearly free entertainment for Loyal High School’s junior prom to reward students for making positive life choices.

10 years ago — 2009

Mason Cos. of Chippewa Falls will lay off 45 to 55 of its roughly 400 employees, the latest in a series of job losses in Chippewa Falls.

20 years ago — 1999

An informal Leader-Telegram survey finds that voters support all three questions in the Eau Claire school district’s $43.1 million referendum.

35 years ago — 1984

Newcomers Janis Haywood and Kathryn Teeters are elected to the Eau Claire City Council; incumbent Robert Shaw is re-elected.