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Knight Life: Questions raised about security at deer farm where CDC was found

Dave Stencel, who lives about a mile from a deer farm near Fairchild where a 7-year-old doe recently tested positive for chronic wasting disease, said he saw a deer in his…

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lifestyles
An Eau Claire taxidermist has preserved his business for nearly 40 years

The front door beeps as two customers walk into Buroker’s Taxidermy, Bait & Tackle. The owner, Mike Buroker, pops out from the back room to greet them.

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Family marks three-generation tie to Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire

MENOMONIE — Father’s Day offers a good time to pay tribute to my dad, who paved the way to a multigenerational tie to Mayo Clinic Health System.

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at home
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.

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House of the Week 6/27/15

This split-level house has a very contemporary look with a large dormer over the garage.

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health
CDC: 1 in 8 Americans living with HIV don't realize it

More than 1.2 million Americans are living with HIV — including about 156,300 who don’t realize it, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control…

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Health Matters 7/01/15

HOLIDAY HOURS: Because of the Independence Day holiday, Marshfield Clinic will be closed on Friday. However, urget care locations will be open to provide care during the…

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food
Super (easy) salads make preparing for summer parties a breeze

Summer salads are fresh, flavorful and full of contrasting textures.

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Chilled craft beer loses much flavor

I have a drinking problem, and it makes me order two beers at a time in bars and restaurants. My problem is we drink our beer too cold in America.

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on campus
UW-Eau Claire geospatial students positioned for success

With the mapping business booming thanks to global positioning system and other technological advances, Continental Mapping Consultants, a long-established Sun Prairie-based…

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UW-Stout foreign exchange growing

MENOMONIE — Since 2011, more than a dozen faculty and staff have said auf wiedersehen — temporarily — to UW-Stout as they have headed to Germany to teach,…

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travel
Finding Thomas Jefferson in Virginia

President John F. Kennedy once famously told a group of Nobel Prize winners he was honoring that the White House had never had so much brainpower under its roof except when…

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Parkfield, Calif: This town will shake you up

PARKFIELD, Calif. — The earth shook, or so it seemed. Dust billowed, cattle scattered. Horses thundered at full gallop, their reverberative hooves clawing in the…

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religion
Religion Notes 6/27/15

SCIENCE & SPIRITUALITY: The public is invited to join the congregation at Unity Christ Center, 1808 Folsom St., to explore how science and spirituality grew apart and how…

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Food and Faith 6/27/15

PIE & ICE CREAM: A pie and ice cream social will be from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 9, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1804 Highland Ave.

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