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getting out
Aiming for fish

FOREST LAKE, Minn. — The twinkling lights of fine homes and cabins and condominiums circled the water like beacons on a recent night. 

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More women getting hooked on fishing

ALLISON PARK, Pa. — It’s a quiet morning on the lake at North Park Boathouse in Allison Park, Pa. Not a soul is awake except the fish and, well, the people…

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lifestyles
Out for a cause: Texas high-schoolers stand up for each other

LUCAS, Texas — It started with a tweet: “Gay marriage is flat-out wrong.”

5 days ago
Easy ways to keep your pet happy and healthy

For many people pets are a part of the family. Owning a pet is a rewarding experience, but also an important responsibility. Fortunately, there are preventative measures that…

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at home
Weather impacts inspections

Is there anything you do differently in the inspection process in hot weather?

6 days ago
Stop and tour the gardens

MENOMONIE — Sheila Berger keeps her rural Menomonie garden free of pesticides by using only manure and maple leaves as fertilizer and compost.

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health
‘Men don’t have that’

CHICAGO — Eighteen months ago, Alex Levy, then 19, fell while rock-climbing, injuring his foot. He was midway through freshman year at college in California. Levy loved…

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Health Matters 6/22/16

ROBOTIC-ASSISTED JOINT REPLACEMENT: OakLeaf Surgical Hospital, 1000 OakLeaf Way, Altoona, is hosting an informational seminar from 5:30 to 7 tonight to introduce the public…

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food
Food Inspections 6/20/16

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

4 days ago
Feed your fitness

Whether you’re a competitive sprinter chasing a new record or an everyday gym hound looking to get the most from your workout, seafood is among the best foods to…

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food inspections
Food Inspections 6/6/16

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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Food Inspections 5/31/16

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 professor attains prestigious honor

MENOMONIE — UW-Stout professor Steve Nold has attained a high academic honor, having been inducted as a Wisconsin Academy Fellow into the Wisconsin Academy of…

5 days ago
Coffee shop owner creates fund for scholars

A local business owner’s appreciation for UW-Eau Claire’s impact on the community has led to a $12,000 gift from his Water Street businesses in support of a new…

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travel
Monterey Peninsula: California's rugged beauty at its best

It’s been called the American Riviera — a marriage of jagged rocks and pounding surf, where sheltered coves hug the coastline and wildflowers and vineyards carpet…

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Everyone feels at home at Colorado's Fishing Camp

LAKE GEORGE, Colo. — “If you’ve tried three flies and still haven’t hooked one of these guys,” said Scott Tarrant, wading farther out into the…

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religion
Religion Notes 6/18/16

SPIRITUAL PRESENTATION: Eckankar, religion of the light and sound, will present an event for people to discover how singing HU, a name for God, can open the heart to…

6 days ago
Pastor: Time to act

To the GLBTQ community: You are beloved and we stand with you.

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