5 years ago — 2014

A fire at Boxx Sanitation’s transfer station caused about $250,000 worth of damage, according to Eau Claire Fire and Rescue.

10 years ago — 2009

The Eau Claire County Courthouse is evacuated after a transformer catches fire outside the building.

20 years ago — 1999

Ground will be broken for a 39,000-square-foot communications center at UW-Stout.

35 years ago — 1984

Todd Nielsen, 16, of Eau Claire rescues a Durand couple whose canoe capsized in the Chippewa River.