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Caps & Gowns: Student advancing at a rapid pace
Kelsey Stuttgen finished her high school education in three years. Three years after graduating from Altoona High School, she will receive her bachelor’s of science degree Saturday from UW-Eau Claire.
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Locked in: Mounders strong one through nine, plus have ace in the circle with Kotecki
ELK MOUND — The second it left the bat, there was no question.
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EC school board member: More state aid would be helpful
The  Joint Finance Committee’s decision to scrap Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed $127 million cut to K-12 school districts from the budget is nothing to be touted, said Eau Claire board member Chris Hambuch-Boyle.
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Knight Life: Worried about water and runoff
Last summer I received a phone call from a guy who would identify himself only as “an old trout fisherman” who was concerned that 18 Mile Creek had been running cloudy for several days.
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Bachelor's Degrees 5/21/15

The following students from west-central Wisconsin have earned bachelor’s degrees:

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Around Town Briefs 5/21/15

LITERACY TUTORS: Literacy Volunteers Chippewa Valley has scheduled volunteer tutor training in June.

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Around Town Briefs 5/17/15

SCHOLARSHIPS: The Eau Claire Noon Rotary Club recently honored the following local high school seniors with scholarships and a luncheon at the Eau Claire Golf & Country…

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Undergraduate Research 5/17/15

Several area residents are among more than 80 students from UW-River Falls who presented their research and creative works at the 29th Annual National Conference on…

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Marriage Licenses 5/17/15

Dunn County

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briefs
Taco John’s closes on Water Street

After more than 30 years of operation, Taco John’s on Water Street has closed its doors.

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Biologist presenting city of Eau Claire deer survey

A biologist hired to develop an urban deer management plan for the city of Eau Claire will make a presentation Wednesday night about his initial findings.

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Rural Cadott man charged with assault of girl

A rural Cadott man is accused of having repeated sexual contact with a girl beginning when she was 13 years old.

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Court Report 5/22/15

Dunn County

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Police Report 5/22/15

City of Menomonie

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business
Geothermal fuels local company

A business that began in a garage in 2002 has grown to 43 employees in Eau Claire and 77 companywide.

2 weeks ago
State visitor spending up

MADISON — For the first time in four years, every Wisconsin county had a rise in visitor spending in 2014, the state’s Department of Tourism said Friday.

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Local Revenue

Visitors last year contributed $346.2 million to Eau Claire County’s economy, an 8.2 percent increase compared with 2013.

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Business Registrations 4/28/15

The following area business registrations, such as limited liability companies and corporations, were filed from Feb. 20 to March 19.

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Business Briefs 4/28/15

Sports network suing Verizon

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From Our Files 5/22/15

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Let’s look into nixing elected county offices

Several questions are swirling as Eau Claire County taxpayers digest the news that the two people we entrusted to safeguard our money are charged with being thieves. Not…

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Voice of the People 5/21/15

Liberals never give up

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From Our Files 5/21/15

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From Our Files 5/20/15

5 years ago — 2010

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