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getting out
Getting Out Briefs 7/8/16

Hearing set to discuss frac sand

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Grouse cycle on the upswing

Ruffed grouse hunters are well-acquainted with swings in the birds’ population cycles, which measure about 10 years.

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lifestyles
Inflating cheer: Houston County man uses balloon art to engage kids

HOUSTON, Minn. — Kevin Lindh was just looking for another way to connect with kids after graduating in 2014 from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a teaching…

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Wish granted: Six-year-old boy will be garbage man for a day

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Ethan Dean will be living his dream on Tuesday.

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at home
Tile, wood shingles among priciest roofing materials

It’s important to consider the pros and cons of several different types of roof shingles and the relative cost of each material, as well as consult with a local roofing…

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Most rooms in home have vaulted ceilings

The Orion is a two-bedroom compact home with 1,028 square feet of living area designed with an open floor plan, two-car garage and amenities available in larger homes.  …

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health
Making the Rounds 7/27/16

OLYMPIC EFFORT: Chiropractor Kevin Schultz of MY Life Health Center, a Maximized Living office in Lake Hallie, is returning to his second Olympics to work with American…

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Health Matters 7/27/16

BENEFIT THRIFT SALE: Azura Memory Care’s 10th annual city-wide thrift sale will be from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5 and 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Aug. 6, at The…

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food
Smart eats for Summer

Whether hitting the road for a vacation, enjoying the great outdoors and warm weather or simply spending time with family and friends, your summer schedule is likely anything…

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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…

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food inspections
Food Inspections 7/11/16

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 7/5/16

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
Startup sold to NBC Sports Group

Two UW-Eau Claire alumni are the co-founders of Sport Ngin, a Minneapolis data startup recently sold to NBC Sports Group for an undisclosed amount.

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Program helps students gain dual credits

Jared Kauffman will begin his sophomore year at Eau Claire North High School in the fal. By then he will already have nine college credits toward a degree in a field he…

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travel
Geneva Lake mailboat tour also entertains its visitors

With three blasts of the whistle, to signify that we’re backing up, downtown Lake Geneva’s most unique boat tour begins.

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River cruising offers great look at historical Egyptian sites

On the top deck of the cruise ship River Tosca, the swimming pool was cool and inviting in the afternoon heat. 

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religion
Big sins and bigger repentance

“My servant David will be king over them, and they will all have one shepherd; and they will walk in My ordinances and keep My statutes and observe them.” Ezekiel…

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Food and Faith 7/23/16

PIE & ICE CREAM SOCIAL: Chapel Heights United Methodist Church, 300 E. Hamilton Ave., is having an ice cream social from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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