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Small home has big amenities

Brick accents the exterior of the Bon Bini house design, giving the home a more contemporary look. 

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Dehumidifier recalls frustrate consumers

MINNEAPOLIS — As summer weather turns hotter and more humid, more consumers are discovering their dehumidifiers aren’t as trusty as those in basements past.

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Knight Life: First-time Eau Claire fishing contest allows use of only a single bait

The idea came to Steve Wisner during a winter fly tying session with friends: Eau Claire should have a one-fly fishing contest.

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Making the Rounds 7/26/17

NEW & OLD: The UW Health Eau Claire Family Medicine Residency Program recently recognized five graduating family medicine physicians at a celebration at Wild Ridge Golf

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Health Matters 7/26/17

DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL: The Half Moon Dragon Boat Festival is a free, one-day event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, on the shores of Half Moon Lake in Eau Claire. 

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Meetings & More 7/26/17

SPECIAL EVENTS

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Get Moving 7/26/17

The following are planned:

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Girl born with AIDS has kept her infection suppressed

A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines — more evidence that early

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Travel-friendly foods perfect for fair season

It’s county fair season, and ours is off to a fast start. While we enjoy supporting several of the local food stands at the fair, including our awesome 4-H stand, we

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S'mores Bars

3 Tbsp butter

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Double Delicious Cookie Bars

1½ C chocolate graham cracker crumbs

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Chewy Brown Sugar Cookies

2 C all-purpose flour

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Fruit Salad with Honey Yogurt Dressing

1 C low-fat plain or vanilla yogurt

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Pizza Pasta Salad

8 oz rotini pasta, cooked and drained

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Mini Club Sandwiches

1 tomato, chopped

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Ham Salad for Sandwiches or Wraps

3 C leftover ham

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Buffalo Chicken Salad Sandwiches

2 cans chicken

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Food Inspections 7/24/17

Editor’s note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers. The Leader-Telegram

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St. Paul Island in Alaska is really out there

It’s rather amazing how naturally trusting we are.

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Brewers to discuss booming industry

MENOMONIE — Craft brewers will convene at UW-Stout to discuss an industry that is booming across Wisconsin and in much of the U.S. 

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UW-Eau Claire students benefit from social worker immersion program

Thanks to a summer immersion program, Emma McIlquham is more certain than ever that she wants to be a social worker so she can help children.

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Hope coming without chemo

NEWARK, Texas — Dennis Kothmann, Texas Christian University class of 1969, and his wife, Candy, followed his beloved Horned Frogs to the Rose Bowl and twice to the

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Mermaids making a fitness splash

PLANO, Texas — For professional mermaid Moira Dobbs, her lifelong fascination with mermaids began the way it did for many millennials her age — with the release

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Average American runner ‘has never been slower’

MINNEAPOLIS — If you’re planning to enter a race, allow a little extra time to reach the finish line. You’re not as fast as you used to be.

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Don’t get scammed

There are thousands of legitimate, ethical contractors in business around the country. 

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Meetings and More 7/19/17

SPECIAL EVENTS

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Health Matters 7/19/17

OPEN HOUSES: On July 1, the UW Health clinics in Eau Claire and Augusta made the official transition to become Prevea Health. The clinic in Eau Claire is now called Prevea

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Get Moving 7/19/17

The following events are planned:

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Hearing is believing

Your speech may, um, help reveal if you’re uh ... developing thinking problems. More pauses, filler words and other verbal changes might be an early sign of mental decline,

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Making the Rounds 7/19/17

NEW POSTS: Registered nurse Cari Skifstad recently joined wound care at Mayo Clinic Health System–Chippewa Valley in Bloomer. She also will see patients in Chippewa

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Cashew Chicken Rotini Salad

1 16-oz pkg rotini

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Penne, Tomato and Mozzarella Pasta

1 12-oz pkg penne pasta

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Zucchini with Onion and Garlic

1 medium zucchini or summer squash, sliced

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Summer Vegetables with Sausage and Potatoes

1 lb baby red potatoes, cut in half or quartered

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Balsamic Peach Chicken Skillet

2 Tbsp olive oil

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Almond, Berry and Chicken Spinach Salad

1 large boneless, skinless chicken breast

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July is time to cook with fresh produce

My oven of nearly 20 years passed away just a couple of days after I wrote last week’s column about using the grill and the fire pit in the backyard to keep the heat

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Artists reflect on art beyond ‘retirement’

For many, the word “retirement” elicits mixed emotions ranging from relief at much-needed free time to anxiety over how to spend it.

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Two named to CVTC board

A retired school superintendent with strong ties to several area communities and a young financial planner originally from Thorp are the newest members of the Chippewa Valley

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Impact of travel on close relationships focus of student’s study

MENOMONIE — A natural curiosity about people and a passion for information helped land a UW-Stout student a national award and the opportunity to showcase her

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UW-Eau Claire grad works to inspire women

Passionate, innovative, determined, inspiring. These are words people have used to describe UW-Eau Claire alumna Beatris Mendez-Gandica. Mendez-Gandica graduated from UW-Eau

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Visitors can smell Mackinac Island fudge as soon as they get off the ferry

Mackinac isn’t the birthplace of fudge, but the 3.8-square-mile Michigan island in Lake Huron may well be the nation’s epicenter for it.

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Get Moving 7/12/17

The following events are planned:

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Philly doctors prescribing outdoor play

PHILADELPHIA — In a darkened room at CHOP Primary Care, Cobbs Creek, physician Chris Renjilian set up a projector and debriefed doctors, nurses and other staff on a new

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Meetings and More 7/12/17

SPECIAL PROJECTS

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Campfire cooking not just for camping

We are now officially in the thick of summer, and for some families, that means sneaking some time in their schedule for camping trips. While there are a few things I

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Dutch Oven Peach Cobbler

29 oz can of sliced peaches, drained

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Apple Pie Packets

1 apple, cored and sliced

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