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Six Chippewa County weightlifters win world titles in Las Vegas

Six Chippewa County residents left Wisconsin for the bright lights of Las Vegas last month and came home world champions.

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Packers keep pace with Lions in NFC North with win at snowy Lambeau Field

GREEN BAY — With snow falling at Lambeau Field, the Green Bay Packers were back in their element.

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Local woman gains national attention

Allison Mills for years kept a notebook filled with pages of magazine stories and photos related to home design.

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Gimme 5: WinterDaze includes parade, fireworks, visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus

Editor's Note: Gimme 5 is a five-question interview about a topic of local interest.

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Badgers to play in Cotton Bowl

Western Michigan will be rowing from Kalamazoo to the Cotton Bowl.

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From forest floor to door

SHELL LAKE — When Linda Degner needs materials for making wreaths, she need not look far, as the woods provides almost everything she needs.

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Witness to infamy: Eau Claire siblings who were at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, remember the day America went to war (w/video)

It’s Dec. 7, 1941, a sunny Sunday morning in the little town of Wahiawa on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. George and Lois Barland are at home preparing their children for

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Boys hockey season preview: Improving Huskies have skill players to compete with top Big Rivers teams

They no longer wish to be the feel good story. Cinderellas? Nope, that slipper has been put on and worn out. The Eau Claire North boys hockey team wants a permanent seat at

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Proposed hospital may need OK from City Council

Backers of a proposed Marshfield Clinic Health System hospital in Eau Claire hope the Eau Claire Plan Commission’s previous approval of a cancer center at 1202 W.

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Kindling the Kindlmarket: European-style market reflects 16th century tradition

Mark Anderson was a bit skeptical about attending the inaugural Christkindlmarket Saturday afternoon in Eau Claire.

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County plans small festival law changes

Music festivals that use grounds just west of Eau Claire would have to pay slightly higher fees under proposed changes to county ordinances, but noise limits would stay the

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Off Beat: Businesses get advice through Idea Challenge

Katy Stevens has been a high school teacher, marketing professional and stay-at-home mother of three.

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Off life support: Local physician residency program could be reborn

Earlier this year, the future was uncertain for the Eau Claire Family Medicine Residency Program, which has had more than 200 family physicians graduate since its start in

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Girls hockey: Holtz vying for starting goalie spot in just second year of sport

A little under two years ago, Annamarie Holtz bumped into her one-time JV softball coach, Tom Bernhardt, in the halls of North High School.

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Star-studded: Wakanda Elementary students create mosaics in partnership with UW-Stout (w/video)

MENOMONIE — Wakanda Elementary School 3rd-grader Skylar McLeod placed a glass tile on one of the white pillars in the school cafeteria.

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