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getting out
Knight Life: Environmental groups lose $1M in grants with Walker vetoes

Without the small staff and small army of volunteers of the Ice Age Trail Alliance there would not be an Ice Age National Scenic Trail.

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Field Notes 7/24/15

Baiting ban to launch locally

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lifestyles
Experts offer advice to weed out plants toxic to pets

A tiny kitten pouncing on flowers in the garden — so adorable.

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at home
House Calls: Beyond bathtubs

Inviting, accommodating and a feast for the eyes—wet rooms are showing up in more and more homes and wowing visitors at new home showcases.

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House of the Week 7/25/15

Ground to roof windows give a contemporary look to this 1,545-square-foot home.

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health
Meetings and More 7/29/15

SPECIAL EVENTS

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Health Matters 7/29/15

DIABETES PREVENTION: This fall, the Eau Claire YMCA will offer The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program, a group-based lifestyle intervention for adults at high risk of…

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food
Morsels 7/26/15

Meat processors earn top awards

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Craft breweries attract families

Two-year-old Cal Novario sat at a long communal table at JAFB Wooster Brewery in Wooster, Ohio, enjoying a tall, frosty mug of chocolate milk as his father munched on a…

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on campus
UW-Eau Claire biology students' work helps protect Utah ecosystem

Hike and camp in one of the most picturesque areas of the desert southwest, and while you're there, learn about its biodiversity and work to preserve its beauty for…

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Book compares old, modern Menomonie

MENOMONIE — Has Menomonie’s central downtown skyline changed in 80 years?

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travel
There's more than Monticello in Charlottesville, Va.

We had come to Charlottesville, Va., specifically to visit Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, and now — with that item checked off our bucket list — my…

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Opening of The RIdges Sanctuary visitor center in Door County highlights work of researchers and naturalists

A longtime but quiet force on the quiet side of Door County gains wider visibility this summer.

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religion
Matter of Faith: Priest's awareness that God was near increased through prayer

This summer I took a trip with a friend to hike in the Canadian Rockies. I did not do a lot of formal praying during those days, but using the categories of the spiritual…

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Religion Notes 7/25/15

COMMUNITY WORSHIP: The Menomonie area Evangelical Lutheran Churches in America congregations’ community worship honoring partner mission ministries will be at 10 a.m.…

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