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Weld appointed to Eau Claire council

Terry Weld was named Tuesday as the newest Eau Claire City Council member in part because of his experience with and passion for the city. Minutes after his appointment, he

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Brewers’ Villar moves to second base but remains key cog at top of order

MILWAUKEE — Jonathan Villar seems as if he’s always on the move for the Milwaukee Brewers.

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Town of Union holds firm on quiet time

Quiet time at camping facilities — set in a large-assembly ordinance approved by the Union Town Board in November — will start at midnight unless music

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Cranberry Creek Dairy’s plans opposed

ROCK FALLS — Dunn County made state history Tuesday when the first public hearing ever was held for a dairy operation seeking to add farm fields to its nutrient

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Sculpture Tour aiming to install security cameras

Sculpture Tour Eau Claire officials are looking to install security cameras outside businesses along the tour after the piece “Farm Fireball” was discovered

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Man gets probation for role in taking pants at gunpoint

An Eau Claire man will spend two years on probation for his role in taking a pair of pants from another man at gunpoint.

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Man accused of sex assault of co-worker

A Fall Creek man is accused of sexually assaulting a co-worker at a town of Union group home.

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Sex­ual as­sault case de­layed

CHIPPEWA FALLS — A plea for a Chippewa Falls man accused of sexually touching two boys at a home in Chippewa County in November was delayed Tuesday because he was

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Eau Claire City Council hears new passenger rail service plan

Eau Claire city officials have backed the concept of passenger rail service here previously, but supporters of that idea said now is the time to get it up to speed. 

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Sculpture Tour Eau Claire art stolen, recovered

“Farm Fireball” — one of more than 30 pieces of art making up the 2016 Sculpture Tour Eau Claire — that was reported stolen has been recovered.

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Minn. man enters not guilty pleas in UW-Stout student's death

MENOMONIE — The Minneapolis man accused in the beating death of a UW-Stout student pleaded not guilty to all charges Monday.

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Walker visits Altoona to tout worker training grants

ALTOONA — It is the residents, patients and staff at Grace Lutheran Communities who keep certified nursing assistant Jordan Oas happily coming to work. 

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Hockey: Former Old Abe Kapla signs with Devils

Eau Claire will put its third player this decade in the NHL.

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First-year Memorial coach Roehl no stranger to city baseball

He grew up in town, played on five different teams through the years and served as an assistant coach the last three springs.

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Clearing the clutter: Organizer sheds light on hoarders’ mental health, safety issues

An image popped up on the screen of a pink bathroom, but only the toilet was in view. 

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