Chris Vetter

Chris Vetter
Chippewa News Bureau
E-mail: Phone: 715.723.0303
Chris Vetter is a reporter in the Leader-Telegram's Chippewa Falls news bureau.… Read More
The top 10 stories of Chippewa County in 2016

CHIPPEWA FALLS – It has been another really good year for news in Chippewa County, as Chippewa Falls has seen continued development and the county as a whole is on an

2 months ago
Movie review: "Dr. Strange" is a compelling Marvel comics character

Movies based on comic book characters are truly a recent phenomenon for one simple reason – the technology has finally caught up to make the action on the screen look

4 months ago
2016 has been the year of ribbon-cuttings & ground-breaking ceremonies in Chippewa Falls

CHIPPEWA FALLS – This has been the year of ribbon-cuttings and ground-breaking ceremonies in Chippewa Falls, including a major one planned for Tuesday. There are eight

9 months ago
I met Prince... in an elevator

I met Prince in 1991 in an elevator.

11 months ago

With “Spectre,” Daniel Craig is back for the fourth time as James Bond – the 24th film starring the British superspy, agent 007. The film looks good, the

1 year ago
MOVIE REVIEW “Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation”

The “Mission: Impossible” series is a rarity – the recent films have been the best of the bunch. With Tom Cruise leading the way as super-spy/secret agent

1 year ago

The Marvel superhero Ant-Man was one of the original Avengers in 1963, alongside Thor, Iron Man and the Incredible Hulk. Ant-Man, real name Hank Pym, is a scientist who

1 year ago
Concert review: Skillet & Colton Dixon at Sonshine Festival

SOMERSET – While two other music festivals in western Wisconsin got all the headlines over the weekend, the Sonshine Festival, of Christian music, quietly packed in a

1 year ago
Avenged Sevenfold closes out final-ever Sunday of Rock Fest

CADOTT – If this truly was the final-ever Sunday night Rock Fest show, Avenged Sevenfold closed it down in an epic fashion, with flames rising from the stage, fireworks

1 year ago
MOVIE REVIEW: “Terminator: Genisys”

The original 1984 film “Terminator” was an intriguing, fresh story about a time-traveling robot that was sent from the future to kill Sarah Connor, who will

1 year ago

Early on-set Alzheimer’s disease is a devastating disease, and the traumatic struggles a person faces is perfectly displayed in “Still Alice,” a 2014 film

1 year ago
MOVIE REVIEW: "Mad Max: Fury Road"

When “Furious 7” was released, a film critic suggested that the Academy Awards add a new category for best stunt work. If that were to happen, “Max Max:

1 year ago
"Pitch Perfect 2" is a good follow-up on original

Film history has shown that a successful original movie has spawned dreadful sequels, just thrown out there as a ‘cash-grab,’ such as “The Matrix Reloaded

1 year ago