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getting out
Banding woodcocks helps obtain information about elusive creatures

TAMARAC NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, Minn. — Donna Dustin knew the woodcock was there, somewhere, hunkered down in the brush, most likely with eggs or a brood of chicks. …

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Field Notes 5/13/16

Bat disease keeps on spreading

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lifestyles
Keeping your cool

Athletic styling continues to increase its influence on casual clothing – often referred to as “athleisure” apparel – with innovative fabric…

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Becoming Liam: The journey of a transgender man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Liam Johns wears a scraggly beard and a mustache, a jeans vest and boots, and big black tattoos on his arms. He’s not burly or tall, but he…

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at home
Around the House 5/21/16

GARDEN PARADISE: Get ideas for your own garden by touring one created by a Wisconsin Master Gardener. Jackie’s gardens, which will be available for touring today and…

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House of the Week 5/21/16

The Williamsburg plan is for a modest-sized home at 1,316 square feet.

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health
Health Matters 5/25/16

FRIENDS & FAMILY CPR: Mayo Clinic Health System is hosting Friends and Family CPR classes for anyone age 10 and older who is interested in learning a simplified…

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Meetings and More 5/25/16

SPECIAL EVENTS

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food
Local programs aim to reduce food insecurity

Did you know that one in every five children in the Chippewa Valley has limited or uncertain access to nutritious foods for a healthy lifestyle?

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Food Inspections 4/24/16

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 5/16/16

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 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…

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on campus
First graduate focuses on design impact

MENOMONIE — Mary Rohl was interested in making an impact with her design skills — not making school history — when she enrolled in fall 2012 in the new…

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Educators help UW-Eau Claire student teachers prepare for workplace

Students in Christina Berchini’s Teaching Writing in the Elementary and Middle School class have a lot of questions about what life will be like after graduation,…

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travel
Road trip to the Deep South with no specific itinerary

Many times, when I take an annual driving trek around the U.S., I have no particular itinerary or destinations. But, I do visit new spots, meet interesting people and try new…

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Spam Museum moves to new downtown spot in Austin, Minn

The Spam Museum has opened under the bright lights of downtown.

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religion
Matter of Faith: Pastor encourages people of all faiths to ‘seek first to understand’

Join with Eau Claire interfaith leaders and members to renew your commitment to live peace and to bring peace.

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Food and faith 5/21/16

MEATBALLS & MEMORIAL SERVICE: A meatball and lefse dinner will be served at 11 a.m. Sunday, May 29, at Bruce Valley Church, N43611 Highway D, Strum. …

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