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getting out
Field Notes 5/22/15

Open house set for wildlife area 

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Knight Life: Worried about water and runoff

Last summer I received a phone call from a guy who would identify himself only as “an old trout fisherman” who was concerned that 18 Mile Creek had been running…

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lifestyles
Blair woman's photography captures summer cattle drives in Colorado

BLAIR — Even in Creede, Colo., Dina Smith says, it’s not every day that the folks in town see a cowgirl.

5 days ago
Girl talk: Experts offer advice this Mother's Day on improving mom-daughter relationships

After getting done with work, the first thing Melissa Lokken of Eau Claire does is ask her two daughters about school.

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at home
Dirt on air conditioner coils cuts efficiency

I was thinking about this just the other day, because it’s been warm enough recently in Philadelphia to turn on the air conditioning.

1 week ago
House of the Week

For a study plan of this home, send $25 for printed copy or $7.50 for an electronic version to Landmark Designs, P.O. Box 5625 Eugene, OR 97405. Specify Galaxy, plan 406-60…

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health
Health Matters 5/20/15

EVENING OF FUN: Have a ball with Mayo Clinic Health System and the Eau Claire Express. The two organizations are hosting an evening of fun Friday, May 29, at Carson Park.…

2 days ago
Meetings and More 5/20/15

Notices of health-related special events that are open to the public should be sent to christena.obrien@ecpc.com or Leader-Telegram, Attn.: Christena O’Brien, 701 S.…

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food
Fast food chains experiment with deliveries to doorsteps

NEW YORK — On the same day McDonald’s said it would begin testing fast food delivery in New York, an order placed for two cheeseburgers, two large fries and…

5 days ago
Good-for-you blueberries move beyond muffins

Fueled by the growing interest in healthful foods, sweet blueberries continue to gain popularity.

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food inspections
Food Inspections 3/16/15

Editor’s note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers. The Leader-Telegram…

2 months ago
Food Inspections 3/2/15

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
UW-Eau Claire student’s work adds festive feel to race

The roughly 3,000 runners who participated in the 2015 Eau Claire Marathon had a surprise waiting for them as they neared the end of their race, thanks in part to a UW-Eau…

5 days ago
UW-Stout School of Art and Design gets creative makeover

MENOMONIE — The Applied Arts Building and Micheels Hall at UW-Stout are beginning to look more like the campus creative spaces they represent.

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travel
Chattanooga is fun metropolis

With nicer weather finally reaching the frozen tundra that is the Northern United States, many people are looking forward to a change of pace and scenery. 

5 days ago
Chichen Itza is a must-see ancient city

Chichen Itza, on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, is dominated by gray limestone that was cut by hand and moved without any wheels.

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religion
Honoring Klimek’s legacy: Hospital rededicates auditorium in priest's memory

Had he lived, Monsignor Edmund Klimek, senior priest chaplain at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital, would be celebrating the 62nd anniversary of his ordination today.

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Religion Notes 5/16/15

CAR WASH: Wheels of Liberty is hosting a free car wash from noon to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday at 29 Pines Conference Center, 5924 33rd Ave. Donations will be accepted. …

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