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getting out
Field Notes 2/12/16

DNR gives out water grants

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Knight Life: Politics, not economics or stewardship, behind state land sales

In 1959 the state Department of Natural Resources bought 9.6 acres at the border of Dunn and Eau Claire counties from the state Highway Commission for $101.

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lifestyles
Love or loathe them, 'man buns' a stylish trend

AKRON, Ohio — When singer Justin Bieber was photographed wearing a man bun to a fundraising gala earlier this month, the Twittersphere lit up.

1 week ago
UW-Stout Alumna turns to lumberjack style to create American Eagle garment

MENOMONIE — If Sarah Schumacher gets homesick for her native Wisconsin, all she has to do is go for a walk through her neighborhood in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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at home
Around the House: 2/6/16

APARTMENT ASSOCIATION MEETING: The Chippewa Valley Apartment Association will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Elks Lodge, 3411 Stein Blvd. Discussion will be on landlord licensing.…

6 days ago
Take care when choosing deicing methods

While a fresh blanket of white snow is a beautiful sight, the inevitable task of removing it can become a back-breaker if not done properly. 

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health
Getting to the 'heart' of sleep

Sleep is essential for a healthy heart, and people who don’t sleep enough are at higher risk for heart disease, according to Mayo Clinic News Network.

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Making the Rounds 2/10/16

NEW POSTS: The following have joined area facilities:

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food
Morsels 01/31/16

Area restaurateur receives award

1 week ago
Steak, taters make easy weeknight meal

You can make an elegant dinner without spending much time in the kitchen. Increase the amounts of these recipes if you’re cooking for friends.

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food inspections
Food Inspections 1/4/16

Editor’s note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers. The Leader-Telegram…

1 month ago
Food Inspections 12/14/15

Editor’s note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers. The Leader-Telegram…

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on campus
UW-Stout art grad granted prestigious fellowship

MENOMONIE — Samual Weinberg’s paintings, with seemingly juxtaposed people and objects, are more beginning than end, virtually begging viewers to engage with them.…

5 days ago
UW-Eau Claire student makes use of university’s many opportunities

Many UW-Eau Claire students hail from small towns throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota, but not many can say they were among just nine students in their high school graduating…

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travel
Western Nebraska is full of surprises

The buffalo isn’t happy.

1 week ago
Volunteer judges at National Pie Championships sample tasty treats made by pros and amateurs

In the resort ballroom in Orlando, Fla., sit retired guys, moms and daughters, home economists, restaurant managers, girlfriends on getaways and many others — all…

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religion
Religion Notes 2/6/16

GUEST SPEAKER: Unity Christ Center, 1808 Folsom St., is hosting guest speaker Dawn Morningstar at 10 a.m. Sunday.

6 days ago
Food and Faith 2/6/16

SUPER BOWL BREAKFAST: St. James the Greater Catholic Church K of C Roundtable’s Super Bowl Breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday in the parish hall,…

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