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BARRON — In recent months, Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald has seen Jayme Closs around town, out in the community, trying to reclaim a normal life. Fitzgerald has seen her at the Barron County Fair and at school functions.

DURAND — Pepin County has among the highest estimated percentage in Wisconsin of wells with nitrate levels higher than what is considered safe for regular human consumption, according to the state Department of Natural Resources Groundwater Coordinating Council.

One of the many traditions of fall is football season. I’ve been on the sidelines cheering on the flag football kids on my son’s park and recreation teams. Next I was a screaming mom under the lights at the high school games. Now my husband and I are longtime football season ticket holders a…

Good clean fun was part of the the final day of UW-Eau Claire's homecoming celebration, as student organizations participated Sunday in an Adopt-A-Block cleanup of the university area.

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Rebecca Makkai has won prestigious accolades for “The Great Believers,” her novel chronicling the AIDS epidemic’s early days in 1980s Chicago. But a compliment she has received quietly from particular readers at book signings especially pleases her.

New rental housing developments on Eau Claire’s outskirts and three business expansions are seeking the city government’s approval for their plans.

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Despite steady snow flurries and temperatures in the high 30s, hundreds of students and community residents braved the conditions Saturday morning to take in the UW-Eau Claire homecoming parade along First Avenue.

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The UW System Board of Regents on Friday authorized UW-Eau Claire to proceed with a $19.3 million construction and renovation project on Governors Hall, a residence hall on the university’s upper campus.

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MINNEAPOLIS — President Donald Trump on Thursday night painted House Democrats as "desperate" and cashing in an "insurance policy" by launching an impeachment inquiry in a last-ditch effort to block him from securing a second term.

Microplastics have made their way into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, a popular wilderness area in northern Minnesota, according to a University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire research team.

Joe Luginbill remembered performing in a production of “Peter Pan” at The State Theatre as a kid. He played John Darling and had the memorable opportunity to fly onstage with the show’s titular character.

Tens of thousands of members have sought fitness, fun and fellowship at the Eau Claire YMCA in its 68 years on Graham Avenue, but now officials believe the time has come to offer those benefits in a modern facility just a mile or so down the Chippewa River.

Say the word “pumpkin” nowadays and images of pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin spice milkshakes and even pumpkin spice yogurt and cheesecake come to mind. I’m old enough to think only about pumpkin pie.