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Artist bringing temporary beauty to old ice house in Chippewa Falls
CHIPPEWA FALLS — Although an aging ice house on the east shore by the Glen Loch Dam in Irvine Park is slated to be torn down next year, area artist Alexandra Moehagen has plans to spruce up the building by coating the walls with a new mural.
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Baseball: Abes take care of Warriors to earn piece of BRC title
Eau Claire Memorial was out to make sure it got its share of the Big Rivers Conference championship pie.
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New Boy Scout leader warming up for a change
Tim Molepske went to school to become a pastor, but at the urging of his late father, Douglas, he took a job with the Boy Scouts of America.
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Bernier seeking fourth term in Assembly
CHIPPEWA FALLS — Rep. Kathy Bernier, R-Lake Hallie, said the best part of being a state representative is seeing legislation she has authored or sponsored becoming law and making a difference in the lives of residents in her district.
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Court Report 5/24/16

Barron County

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Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign to start

Law enforcement agencies in Wisconsin will be on the lookout for unbuckled drivers and passengers during the annual Click It or Ticket mobilization from Monday to Sunday,…

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WITC Scholarships 5/22/16

Nearly 250 Wisconsin Indianhead College students received about $115,000 in scholarships for fall 2016.

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Around Town Briefs 5/22/16

LIBRARY HOURS: L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, 400 Eau Claire St., will be closed on Sundays during the summer beginning Sunday, May 29.

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Marriage Licenses 5/22/16

The following couples have applied for marriage licenses:

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Former Prescott man guilty of sex assaults

ELLSWORTH — A 31-year-old Minnesota man faces a maximum penalty of 50 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday in Pierce County Court to two felony counts of sexual…

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Woman hurt when deer hits cycle

ALMA — An Osseo woman was injured Saturday morning in Buffalo County when a deer bolted from a ditch and struck the side of her motorcycle.

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Woman arrested for OWI; kids in car

BARRON — A 34-year-old Rice Lake woman with two children in her car was arrested for drunken driving Sunday after a being pulled over following a chase in Barron County.…

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Officer injured while arresting man

An Eau Claire man is accused of injuring a police officer’s ribs while attempting to resist an arrest.

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Prison ordered in conspiracy case

Prison ordered in conspiracy case

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Briefcase 5/22/16

Culture lesson set for lunchtime

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Business Bytes 5/22/16

WEDC sets ’16-’17 world tour plans

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Xcel meets in Eau Claire

Xcel Energy outlined its future with dwindling use of coal power plants as the utility has increased its use of natural gas, windmills and other “carbon…

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Business Registrations 5/15/16

The following area business registrations, such as limited liability companies and corporations, were filed from Feb. 19 to March 17.

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Business Bytes 5/15/16

Trucking company wins lawsuit

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