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.