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Monday’s vote by the Eau Claire school board requiring masks for the vast majority of students and staff was the right move. But we don’t blam…

With more than 54,000 cases of the COVID-19 virus in Wisconsin — and 500-plus cases in Eau Claire County alone — it’s clear the virus isn’t go…

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Many people in the South, and a few people in other parts of the nation, argue that the Confederate flag represents Southern heritage and that…

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Before his death from cancer last week, U.S. Representative John Lewis, a Georgia Democrat, left an indelible mark on civil rights in this cou…

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A football team finally discards a despised and derogatory name, and the U.S. Supreme Court unexpectedly holds Congress to account for promise…

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The Supreme Court took two cautious, balanced steps Thursday to clarify something that was obvious to everyone but President Donald Trump and …

Celebrate the Class of 2020

It's time to graduate for the Class of 2020! View our special section to see profiles of graduates, read graduation news from around the area, and watch videos of graduation speeches and virtual commencements.

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The death of George Floyd while in police custody has prompted calls to defund or dismantle the Minneapolis Police Department and other law en…

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The Supreme Court’s ruling that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects gay and transgender people from employment discrimination is a historic …

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The last time we flew out of Shanghai, China, it was 2015 and we stumbled across a sign hanging from the airport ceiling that seemed like a hi…

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Not many people would choose to ride out the coronavirus pandemic in a crowded tin box. That’s why passenger demand for air travel has fallen …

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Congress included $25 billion for coronavirus testing in its recent aid package and told the Trump administration to quickly expand capacity, …

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As we mourn the loss of thousands to the coronavirus, we must also find ways to celebrate these lives taken too soon.

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