Neillsville snowboarding star to help cheer on Buckshot Run participants
When runners pass through the finishers’ chute at Saturday's Leader-Telegram Buckshot Run in Carson Park, they will receive a congratulatory high-five from thankful program well-wishers.
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Boys soccer season preview: Soft-spoken senior captain Xiong has major influence on Huskies midfield
Take a quick glance at an Eau Claire North game and Kevin Xiong doesn’t necessarily stand out. He’s never the tallest player on the field. He's rarely the flashiest. And he's certainly not the loudest.
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Local UW campuses see more freshmen
Cheering from UW-Eau Claire freshmen gathered for a welcoming ceremony Sunday evening in Zorn Arena sounded much louder than it had in previous years to campus admissions director Heather Kretz.
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Controversial west side Eau Claire apartment complex finally gains city OK
The Eau Claire Plan Commission on Monday night unanimously approved a downsized site plan for a controversial apartment building proposal at 811 and 815 Chippewa St.
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Divorces 8/30/15

Eau Claire County

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Around Town 8/30/15

PRESIDENT: Timothy Bauer, president of the Sunrise Exchange Club of Eau Claire, has been elected District President for 2015-16 of the Wisconsin Upper Peninsula Exchange Club.…

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Durand man charged for striking bicyclist

DURAND — A 30-year-old Durand man who told police he thought he “clipped a bird” with his car’s right-side mirror has been charged in Pepin…

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CVTC Scholarships 8/29/15

SCHOLARSHIPS: Chippewa Valley Technical College students received 269 scholarships totaling more than $144,000 recently when the CVTC Foundation hosted its annual Scholarship…

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Bachelor's Degrees 8/29/15

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

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Oklahoma woman faces prostitution charge

An Oklahoma woman who police say is traveling the country and providing prostitution services has been arrested in Eau Claire.

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Woman charged with stealing from Subway

SIREN — A 29-year-old Siren woman has been charged in Burnett County Court with systematically stealing $23,276 from two Subway restaurants where she worked for more…

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Disability issues to be topic of meeting

Disability Rights Wisconsin will conduct a listening session about disability issues Friday, Sept. 18, in Eau Claire.

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Forfeiture paid for election violation

NEILLSVILLE — A woman elected in April as treasurer for the Clark County town of Washburn recently paid a $267 forfeiture for distributing election-related…

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Police Report 9/1/15

City of Menomonie

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Buzz spreading as grocery store opening nears in Altoona development

ALTOONA — Throngs of people already have tried to get in the store to shop, and drivers have tried in vain to pump fuel at its newly built gas station.

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Audi challenges Tesla’s Model X with luxury electric SUV

Audi plans to challenge Telsa’s dominance of the luxury electric vehicle market when it introduces a sport-utility vehicle at the Frankfurt, Germany, auto show next…

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Hackers appear to leak information on over 30 million Ashley Madison users

LONDON — Hackers appear to have made good on a threat to leak information on over 30 million users of, a hook-up site geared toward cheating spouses. …

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Earns Target
Target is getting its groove back: Turnaround takes hold

NEW YORK (AP) — Target is on its way back.

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Grantland’s Simmons joins HBO

Former ESPN commentator Bill Simmons has landed at HBO.

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