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Cryptic post from Bon Iver draws crowd to downtown Eau Claire

People from as far away as Madison, Milwaukee and Minnesota gathered at the intersection of South Farwell and Eau Claire streets Wednesday buzzing with excitement.  …

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Prep football: Switch to spread passing attack has C-W rolling

CHETEK — Chetek-Weyerhaeuser coach Bill Knickerbocker wasn’t as sure as offensive coordinator Reese Elwood.

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Chopper plants cover crop seeds at Dunn County farm (w/video)

MENOMONIE — Farmers and others watched Wednesday as a helicopter planted cover crops on Dunn County fields. 

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EC residents give park preferences

A stronger emphasis could be placed on neighborhood playgrounds and skating rinks in Eau Claire if a survey sent out to city residents this summer is any indication.

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EC man guilty of child enticement

An Eau Claire man will be sentenced Dec. 20 in connection with a child pornography case.

14 hrs ago
Man pleads not guilty to homicide

LADYSMITH — A 68-year-old rural Weyerhaeuser man charged with second-degree reckless homicide in the death of a woman last year pleaded not guilty Wednesday in…

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Three men face substantial battery charge

Three men face a felony charge for punching and kicking a fourth man, who told police one of his teeth was broken and he may have sustained a broken nose.

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Probation revoked; man sent to prison

A Cadott man will spend one year in prison for violating terms of his probation stemming from a 2015 felony drug conviction.

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Prison ordered for probation violation

An Eau Claire woman will spend four years in prison for violating conditions of her probation stemming from two 2015 felony drunken driving convictions.

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local business
UWEC College of Business celebrates golden anniversary

Just 23 years old and right out of grad school, Roger Selin had a case of stage fright he wanted to overcome while embarking on a career as an accounting teacher at UW-Eau…

4 days ago
Briefcase 9/25/16

HTI merger slated to close by Oct. 5

4 days ago
Briefcase 9/18/16

Regional Business Fund makes growth loan program

1 week ago
Business Registrations 9/18/16

The following area business registrations, such as limited liability companies and corporations, were filed from June 10 to July 7.

1 week ago
Briefcase 9/11/16

Startup 48 contest is Oct. 14-16 in Eau Claire

2 weeks ago
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