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Gillespie allows only one hit in seven innings as Express take care of Loggers

Eau Claire Express manager Dale Varsho has said it multiple times throughout the summer. Drew Gillespie has some of the best stuff on the team. When he puts it all together,

19 hrs ago
Crashing Luke’s party at Country Jam USA

Jennie Geurts is counting the minutes today until she gets to meet her favorite country artist — Luke Bryan.

20 hrs ago
North graduate Tolan brings home State Amateur title

Matt Tolan didn’t think about where he stood on the leaderboard as he played the front nine at 3-under. When he birdied the 16th hole, he started feeling pretty good.

1 day ago
Silo gets sunflower makeover

MENOMONIE — A silo mural at a Menomonie farm remembers the past but also looks toward a bright future.

22 hrs ago
For this couple, hike they must

When Rob Reid started joining his wife for walks a handful of years ago, he had no idea the hobby would grow into a passion for trail hiking.

20 hrs ago
Chippewa Falls vets housing program to stay

A Chippewa Falls program that provides housing for homeless veterans appears likely to continue, but two others in the state are ending later this year due to federal funding

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Claim: ‘Spirits’ caused child's injuries

CHIPPEWA FALLS — A 2-year-old girl in Cadott has suffered several injuries in recent months, from bruising on her cheek to bite marks on her elbow, hip, forearm and leg.

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‘A cool spot’: Area artists will be chosen to dress up new River Prairie Park in Altoona

ALTOONA — As construction at Altoona’s River Prairie development forged ahead Thursday afternoon, a group of sun-drenched artists stood in a loose line on the

20 hrs ago
Road rage blamed for attack on woman

An Altoona man is accused of striking a vehicle with his own vehicle following an Eau Claire road rage incident.

20 hrs ago
1 of 5 in Dunn County forgery case pleads guilty

MENOMONIE — A 19-year-old Iowa man pleaded guilty this week to a charge of felony forgery.

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Walker tours Arcadia; region braces for rain

Gov. Scott Walker got a firsthand look at flooding damage in Arcadia on Friday, while the region continues to brace for the possibility of more problems if rain continues

21 hrs ago
Schools’ role in mental health grows

Whether public or private, area school districts all face the challenge of more students who need mental health support.

22 hrs ago
Duo charged for stolen car chase, fake bills

MENOMONIE — Two Minnesota teens face charges in Dunn County of having counterfeit $100 bills and fleeing an officer in a stolen car on July 15 in the town of Red Cedar.

22 hrs ago
Charge: Fall Creek woman exposed her kids to meth

A Fall Creek woman is accused of exposing her two small children to methamphetamine.

1 day ago
Floodwaters ease in Buffalo, Trempealeau counties — for now

Arcadia City Councilman Adam Schlesser performed traffic control Thursday morning, keeping motorists out of the city’s downtown while water levels receded. 

1 day ago