Editorials

Enhancing our walk in the woods

Editor’s note:  The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

1 week ago
Pew study worrisome

The Eau Claire metropolitan area fared relatively well in an economic study released this week by the Washington, D.C.-based Pew Research Center.

2 weeks ago
Adult prom brings joy to many

Editor’s note:  The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

2 weeks ago
Need for training unfortunate

There were more than 170 active-shooter incidents in the U.S. from 2000 to 2014.

2 weeks ago
Promoting DT parking prudent

A local businessman’s experience has brought attention to new parking policies in downtown Eau Claire.

3 weeks ago
Eau Claire a leader with sculpture tour

Editor’s note:  The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

3 weeks ago
Accountability a requirement of incentives

The reality is that incentives are invaluable tools in the realm of economic development.

3 weeks ago
Prince reign celebrated

Prince provided the soundtrack for the early 1980s for many of us who came of age during the period.

1 month ago
Bypass choice looks wise now

Editor’s note:  The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

1 month ago
Addressing disabilities

The following is not a condemnation, nor even a criticism, of Lake Hallie police officer Adam Meyers or his actions on April 8 in the village of Lake Hallie.

1 month ago
Riverbank becoming sight to see

Editor’s note: The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

1 month ago
EC shines in political limelight

Bernie Sanders was introduced by a local Grammy winner, Ted Cruz stumped from the back of a pickup truck, Hillary Clinton overcame a delayed start with an impassioned speech

1 month ago
Library is community’s facility

Editor’s note: The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

1 month ago
Casting vote critical

Beverly Wickstrom first voted in the 1976 presidential election.

1 month ago
It Seems to Me: Many shoulder blame for county thefts

On the Eau Claire County website it states the county’s core values and beliefs that our government is open and accountable, fiscally responsible, respective to our

1 month ago