Track sectionals: Two Regis freshmen, both new to the sport, punch tickets to state
COLFAX — Bria Thalacker was in need of a spring sport and started track as an eighth-grader last school year. Ellie Matson watched how much fun her sister, Tori, had on the oval and decided to give it a try as a freshman.
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Cash bail set in porn video case
A $1,500 cash bail was set Thursday for the woman accused of making pornographic videos at various Eau Claire businesses under the name Whitney Wisconsin and selling the videos to adult websites.
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Woman charged with not feeding baby
An Eau Claire woman is accused of not properly nourishing her 2-month-old baby.
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Farmers pick up the pieces after Barron County tornado
Cory Picknell and his three sons were feeding haylage and getting stalls ready to bring in the cows for milking near Prairie Farm on the evening of May 16 when the western sky suddenly and ominously darkened.
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local briefs
Man gets prison for probation violations

An Eau Claire man will spend three years in prison for violating conditions of his probation stemming from four 2016 felony convictions.

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DMV opens temporary service center near Chetek

The state Department of Transportation’s Division of Motor Vehicles will open a temporary DMV service center for those in the Barron County area affected by recent…

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Crashed truck spills flour, blocks road

ELLSWORTH — A semitrailer truck carrying flour overturned on Highway 35 near the Pierce-Pepin county line at about 6:30 a.m. Thursday, spilling its load and forcing the…

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Train leaks oil after engine blows

BLACK RIVER FALLS — A train locomotive apparently blew an engine and leaked oil onto the tracks and into an adjoining ditch Tuesday in Jackson County.

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German shepherd that bit man sought

The Eau Claire City-County Health Department is looking for a dog that bit a man about 5 p.m. Wednesday on the 4000 block of Hamilton Avenue.

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local business
Briefcase 5/21/17

Unity Bank names new president

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Business Registrations 5/20/17

The following area business registrations, such as limited liability companies and corporations, were filed in January.

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Another chapter: Changes in Eau Claire's book market

Sharon Ager apologizes for “the mess” behind her, which looks more like a meticulously organized library than a bookstore preparing to close.

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Business Registrations 5/14/17

The following area business registrations, such as limited liability companies and corporations, were filed in December.

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Briefcase 5/14/17

Female business leader panel will open June 8 conference

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