NEW POSTS: The following have joined Marshfield Clinic locations in west-central Wisconsin:
NATIONAL INFLUENZA VACCINATION WEEK: Each flu season, millions of people in the United States become sick with influenza. Hundreds of thousands are hospitalized, and
TRENTON, N.J. — Imagine not being able to afford one of life’s great pleasures — sex.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — Almost a year after her father was killed in the San Bernardino terror attack last December, Kate Bowman etched the word “love” in yellow chalk on
RIVER FALLS — UW-River Falls was highly recognized during the recent general session at the 89th National Future Farmers of America Convention in Indianapolis.
A history buff with a passion for storytelling, Aaron Hallingstad has loved writing since he was a young boy attending a Rice Lake elementary school.
COOKIE WALK: The 26th annual Christmas cookie walk begins at 9 a.m. today at Christ Church Cathedral, 510 S. Farwell St.
INTERFAITH PRAYER GATHERING: An open interfaith prayer gathering is planned from 7 to 8 p.m. Sunday in the den at The Center, 3701 E. Clairemont Ave.
MENOMONIE — A group of students from Barron High School who are learning English as a second language learned something else recently: What it would be like to go to
SEATTLE — Chef Will Parr is serving an autumn lunch of salmon chowder, corn on the cob, and green salad. The outdoor setting isn’t glamorous — under I-5 in
The holidays can be a challenge time to keep to eating healthy.
WITCHITA, Kan. — For as long as she lives now, Mike Baird will be Christine Blaine’s brother, soul mate and sorrow.
When you are deciding on the perfect cruise, it’s easy to overlook the importance of sea days in the itinerary.
OSHKOSH — Artwork on an unconventional canvas — World War II combat planes — is the subject of a new exhibit at a Wisconsin aviation museum.
A digital detox can be healthy for everybody.
Getting your home nice and toasty is certainly a benefit of owning a fireplace. But the added feature doesn’t come without maintenance, and its neglect can lead to
Traditional homes of the past provided separated rooms and privacy.
OPEN HOUSE: The fifth floor of the Luther Building at Mayo Clinic Health System, 1221 Whipple St., is complete and soon will open to patients. An open house will be from 3:30
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Twenty-nine years ago this month, I watched in wonder as surgeons at Carolinas Medical Center performed a heart transplant on a 48-year-old man.
The following event is planned:
NEW POST: Nurse practitioner Ashley Schuelke recently joined internal medicine at Mayo Clinic Health System.
Chippewa Valley Technical College officials have created a basic computer skills course in response to needs in the education and employment sectors.
Operating the world’s largest cruise ship means a lot of moving parts.
WICHITA, Kan. — The Union Rescue Mission in Wichita two years ago began asking for more effort from the homeless men it feeds and shelters every day.
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, at least on the Tour of Homes in Menomonie this year, sponsored by the Women’s Fellowship of the First Congregational
It’s that time of year when we are lighting up yards and homes with hundreds and sometimes thousands of lights.
COOK-RUTLEDGE MANSION CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE: Decorated for Christmas in the tradition of the 1880s, The Cook-Rutledge Mansion, 505 W. Grand Ave., Chippewa Falls, will
A covered porch and large corner win-dows add charm to the Dunham house design.
For a plan of this home, send $25 for a printed copy or $7.50 for an electronic version to Landmark Designs, P.O. Box 5625, Eugene, OR 97405. Specify Dunham, plan 407-43 LT54.
Fewer deer killed during opener
Phil Pitsch is an avid a sports fan as they come. A former three-sport athlete and standout running back for the Chippewa Falls High School Cardinals, Pitsch, 81, follows Chi-
AWARD WINNER: Cheryl Halida has been named the 2016 recipient of HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital’s Keeper of the Tradition award. This year marks the 14th year the
The following events are planned:
CANCER CARE: Prevea Health is offering comprehensive cancer care at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.
It turned out that the ceiling was made not of glass, but reinforced concrete.
Strong support from the restaurant industry prompted the Chippewa Valley Technical College District Board to approve a culinary program at the college on Wednesday.
A new book detailing the history of UW-Eau Claire is part of the university’s recognition during its centennial celebration.
MENOMONIE — Hussain Alnahdi’s friends say he left a lasting impression on everyone who knew him. The impact he made is being honored with the creation of a
What’s the difference between a clown and a mime?
The following events are planned:
There’s no mystery about what older adults want when they become seriously ill near the end of their lives.
LOVE LIGHTS: Those wanting to honor or remember friends and family members can purchase love lights at the following hospitals:
NEW YORK — Of all the celebrity chefs out there, there’s one you’d least expect to sing the praises of spinach, kale and Brussels sprouts. That would be Guy
Austin Johnson is taking a different approach than most Chippewa Valley Technical College students.
What we requested from the concierge at our Indianapolis hotel was a walking map of downtown, which he cordially provided.
MENOMONIE — After 35 years of leading a company, Dale Evans knows what he’s looking for in an employee. Surprisingly, it’s not necessarily someone with all