Years ago, I tried to free myself at 5:30 each evening to recap the day’s major events by watching the network news. Walter Cronkite on CBS mo…

This week, many in the Chippewa Valley and around the world will raise their glasses and toast a new year and a new decade.

We're crawling on your skin. Teeming under your toenails. And lurking on your doorknobs and countertops.

As winter approaches, I find myself contemplating the impending death of my Great Pyrenees dog, Jesse — as magnificent an animal as I’ve known…

News: A temporary employee of the Eau Claire County Finance Department admits stealing $20,000 in public funds for personal use after being on…

Chief Petty Officer Eddie Gallagher is a highly decorated combat veteran, who made the mistake of posing for a photograph with a dead ISIS combatant.

Their origins couldn’t be more different — one in the liberal Pacific Northwest, the other in the Bible Belt. And yet despite existing in a co…

WASHINGTON — Sarah Lewis, the brilliant art historian and curator, won a wide audience a few years ago for her book “The Rise,” which has an i…

Thanksgiving is a time when family and friends of all generations gather. I look forward to this event; it is a time of joy and gratitude. But…

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, leader of the Democratic effort to impeach President Donald Trump, told colleagues recently…

It is one of the most effective ways to protect our health: herd immunity. By vaccinating the vast majority of people in a population, we can …

Since the beginning of the year, seven states have executed 19 men convicted of murder. That ranks among the lowest annual execution totals si…

On Friday, the Leader-Telegram’s front page featured everything that is right and wrong with our society in today’s political environment. We …

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