Beer, Here

Wisconsin taught me to love beer (one guy’s story)

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Mike Paulus, illustrated by Beth Czech

I can remember the first time I went out to a bar and ordered a drink.

Halloween, Alaska + Laarks + Meridene

Minneapolis’ electro-organic, indie-rock super-group HalAl releases new album

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Andy Plank

Minneapolis’ electro-organic, indie-rock super-group Halloween, Alaska is about to pop ...

Rosebuds + Megafaun

rockin’ bands from North Carolina rolling through town

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Ian Jacoby

Around here, Megafaun is perhaps best known as the Bon Iver-less part of former local band ...

Mason Jennings

singer/songwriter gets even deeper with new album, tour

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Mark Koenig

Mason Jennings is a playful singer, an entangler of melody and lyric ...

Theatrical All-Nighter

UWEC group stages 24 hour theatre challenge

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Carrie Weiss

The 10- to 15-minute productions will start 24 hours after the plawrights began writing.

Leading in Reading

university students head local literacy program

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Lisa de Felice

“The key to our program is to just have fun with books."

Shortcuts | April 2, 2009

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009

I recently did a project on budget solutions for the Eau Claire School District ...

Bon Iver Plus Jazz?

Memorial alum Justin Vernon will play a sendoff concert with the Memorial jazz band.

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Trevor Kupfer

Memorial alum Justin Vernon will play a sendoff concert with the Memorial jazz band.

Brand New Brian Bethke

new album shows different side of singer/songwriter

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Arya Roerig

Listen: Local open mic champion releases full length indie folk album.

An Elevating View

how the city’s oldest elevator changed the way I see this place

Thu. Apr. 2nd, 2009  |  Zack Gauck

I was the guy who scoffed at the very idea of living in Iowa, let alone the rest of the Midwest.