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Get Moving 9/28/16

The following events are set:

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Meetings and More 9/28/16

SPECIAL EVENTS

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Health Matters 9/28/16

TEMPORARY ENTRANCE: The parking lot and driveway leading to the emergency department and urgent care at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital, 2661 Highway I, Chippewa Falls, will

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Target customers don't like change to prescription bottles

Longtime customers of Target’s pharmacies are finding a change in pill bottle design hard to swallow.

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Xcel funding means more student learning

Partnerships formed between UW-Eau Claire and local businesses and other organizations equals quality learning opportunities for students and critical financial support that

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CVTC grad builds on experience

The 72-hour Law Enforcement Academy at Chippewa Valley Technical College is a tough, demanding program, one that 21 graduates who were honored on Sept. 15 are proud to have

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UW-Stout grad creates movie that involves Green Bay Packers

MENOMONIE — Growing up in the 1990s in Wisconsin, Ryan Churchill became a Green Bay Packers fan practically by osmosis. The Packers won the 1997 Super Bowl, energizing

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Canada’s Newfoundland offers unique town names and beautiful scenery

Canada’s Atlantic province of Newfoundland and Labrador is littered with lines. There are fishing lines, clotheslines, ancestral lines, beelines, cod lines, lines laden

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Electrical systems often rife with problems

What do you find to be the most important areas of a home inspection?

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Tudor-style home has stucco exterior 

Parents can cook dinner and still keep an eye on kids playing in the front yard in the Donald 1 house design. 

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Religion Notes 9/24/16

DISABILITY AWARENESS SUNDAY: The third annual Disability Awareness Sunday will be Sunday at Lake Street United Methodist Church, 337 Lake St.

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Food & Faith 9/24/16

POTATO PANCAKE DINNER: A potato pancake dinner will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, at St. John Lutheran Church, E11620 Highway JJ, Fall Creek. Worship

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Find the holy in the ordinary

When children are born, we wish for them a good, long life. When a couple commits to one another, we wish them the same. Yet the clear truth of things is that we don’t

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Making the Rounds 9/21/16

NEW DIRECTOR: Sara Elliott has been named the director of surgical and procedural services at Mayo Clinic Health System–Red Cedar in Menomonie.

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Health Matters 9/21/16

FALL INTO BETTER HEALTH: People of all ages will find wellness information at the inaugural Fall Into Better Health event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Mayo

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Woman finds success in lifestyle changes, bariatric surgery

Like many people, Leslie Swoboda struggled with her weight for years. The 54-year-old Chippewa Falls woman tried various weight loss programs, dropping pounds periodically

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Meetings and More 9/21/16

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Get Moving 9/21/16

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London Fashion Week hits climax with Burberry, Erdem, Kane

LONDON (AP) — Luxury British fashion house Burberry unveiled its highly anticipated display at London Fashion Week Monday, an opulent affair featuring frilly blouses,

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Food Inspections 9/19/16

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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Couple meets, marries at UW-Stout

MENOMONIE — Kira Blake and Mike Sullivan met as students in 2009 at UW-Stout, and it didn’t take them long to make a connection. Soon, they were getting together

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Writers guild keeps on growing

As B.J. Hollars watches his dreams for his brainchild, the Chippewa Valley Writers Guild, come to fruition, he knows he has a lot to be thankful for.

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Universities recognized in report

UW-Eau Claire and UW-Stout received recognition in a recent ranking of the quality of colleges and universities across the U.S. 

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Taking a trip into recovery

BALTIMORE — Gordon McGlothlin, who took his first puff at age 12 behind his family’s garage, tried to quit smoking for years, but no cessation technique worked

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States trying recovery schools to battle drugs

BOSTON — This summer, Melvin Matos did something that he never thought he would do: graduate from high school.

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New Vikings home is architectural marvel mixing artistry with athletics

A 17-inch December blizzard tore the puffy roof of the Minneapolis Metrodome in 2010, and three years later the Teflon-coated dome would collapse for the fifth and last time.

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Around the House 9/17/16

AGRI-SCIENCE PROGRAM: 

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Garage tucked in back of three-bedroom home

The Biggs house design has the garage in the rear with a side entry. 

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Religion Notes 9/17/16

NEW PASTOR: The Rev. Lori Ruge-Jones will be installed as pastor of University Lutheran Church during worship services at 10 a.m. Sunday and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the

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Food and Faith 9/17/16

CHURCH BREAKFAST: The public is invited to breakfast from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at Lake Street United Methodist Church, 337 Lake St.

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Pope honors slain priest

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis honored the French priest who was killed by Islamic extremists while celebrating Mass, calling him a martyr and urging all people of faith

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Health Matters 9/14/16

OPEN HOUSE: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department is celebrating 75 years during an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday in Room 302/​ground level lobby at the Eau

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Speaker struggled until foster dad gave tough love

Josh Shipp was days old when his 17-year-old mother left him at the hospital. That’s when he became part of the foster care system.

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Meetings & More 9/14/16

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Get Moving 9/14/16

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Making the Rounds 9/14/16

NEW POSTS: The following recently became part of Mayo Clinic Health System in west-central Wisconsin:

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Food inspections 9/11/16

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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Main Events 9/11/16

ECCT to hold auditions for upcoming production

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If You Go

What: “To Be And Not To Be.”

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QB’s stand adds to anthem lore

In 1931, Congress passed a bill to make “The Star-Spangled Banner” the official national anthem of the United States. But the decision was far from simple.

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How to stop a killer

Doctors describe 16-year-old Sebastian DeLeon as a walking miracle — he is only the fourth person in the U.S. to survive an infection from the so-called brain-eating amoeba.

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Program helps build company’s base

Experts in the construction field know the importance of a solid foundation.

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Special paint to be part of UW-Eau Claire centennial celebration

The past 100 years at UW-Eau Claire have been filled with many experiences that include learning, hands-on experience and the inevitable changes that occur at an evolving

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Searching for meaning: UW-Stout professor set to premiere new play

MENOMONIE — An associate professor of English at UW-Stout spent part of his sabbatical last spring pondering a big question — the meaning of life.

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House of the Week: 9/10/16

The Kloster house design is ideal for a cabin in the woods or on beachfront property, with 1,778 square feet divided between 1,224 square feet on the main floor and 554

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Ask the Inspector: Remove thermal vent dampers in pipes

This time of year, certain things change in the home inspection process.

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Testing of CWD to continue

MADISON — State wildlife officials will continue testing white-tailed deer killed during this year’s hunting season for chronic wasting disease, part of

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Health Matters 9/7/16

‘ROCKIN’ THE CLASSIC’: The Classic at Hillcrest Greens, 2455 Sawgrass Place, Altoona, is holding a fundraising event, “Rockin’ The Classic

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