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Power shut off in California as winds, fire danger increase

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Large swaths of California were without power Monday as utilities sought to prevent the chance of their equipment spar… Read more

Coronavirus field hospital patient say care is high quality

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Fox Valley woman treated at the state field hospital for coronavirus patients in suburban Milwaukee says her decision to… Read more

Airstrike in northwestern Syria kills over 50 rebel fighters

BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian opposition spokesman and a war monitor say an airstrike on a training camp in the last rebel enclave in northwestern… Read more



Jobless rate climbs in Eau Claire metro area

The unemployment rate in the Eau Claire metropolitan area climbed nearly a percentage point last month but remained just below the statewid… Read more


Mortgages 6/13/19


Mortgage Rates 5/2/19


Omar Kelly: Ten things needed for Tua to succeed

The Miami Dolphins have turned over the reins of the team to Tua Tagovailoa, beginning the quarterback's transition from rookie starter to … Read more

Marcu Hayes: If the Eagles can't beat these Cowboys next week, who are now without Andy Dalton, just blow it up

How about them Cowboys, indeed. Read more


On Football: Brady flourishing, Belichick floundering

Tom Brady accounted for five touchdowns in a profitable trip to Las Vegas. The coach he left behind in New England led his team to six poin… Read more


Voice of the People 10/26/20

Choice is clear in next week’s election Read more

From Our Files 10/26/20

5 years ago — 2015 Read more

Our View: Nonpartisan redistricting would benefit all

We have little hope of this editorial having a significant effect on policy, but it’s still something we believe needs to be said. Read more



Cynthia Loiselle-Nazer

Cynthia J. Loiselle-Nazer, 64, of Chippewa Falls, town of Eagle Point, died Thursday, October 22, 2020 at her residence after a short battl… Read more


John Grafenauer

John E. Grafenauer, age 76, peacefully passed to eternal life at his home in Eau Claire, WI on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, surrounded by h… Read more


Joseph Meyer

Joseph “Joe” A. Meyer, age 88, of Eau Claire died on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Lake Hallie Memory Care. Read more

Arts & Entertainment


Artist Series begins on campus with "1984"

The Artists Series at UW-Eau Claire opens its 2019-20 season with George Orwell’s “1984,” presented by Aquila Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4 i… Read more


ECCT's upcoming production: Fun to say, fun to stage

The New York Times review of “Dragons Love Tacos,” the children’s book written by Adam Rubin and illustrated by Daniel Salmieri, asserts th… Read more


History of great music

Nobuyoshi Yasuda knows Pablo Center at the Confluence has opened a proud new chapter for culture in the Chippewa Valley. But he’s also gett… Read more

Upcoming Events

Grandparents as Parents

Free childcare and free lunch provided. Park in back of building.  Read more


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