This family friendly festival is WHYS Radio's major fundraiser of the year. This year featured eight bluegrass bands: Bellinger Bluegrass Band (Colfax, WI), The Stringsmiths, (northwest WI), The Seeger Boys (Eau Claire, WI), The Lowest Pair (WA/MN),
The 5th Annual Eau Claire Big Rig Truck & Tractor Show took place August 15-17th at the Chippewa Valley Technical College parking lot. The show was free to the public and featured over-the-road semi-trucks from across the United States. These show/wo
The UW System Board of Regents has once again given a big high-five to the Confluence Project. In a unanimous vote at their meeting Thursday in Oshkosh, the Regents directed System President Ray Cross to work with state officials ...
The Eau Claire Redevelopment Authority has marked the U.S. Postal Service’s request for a six-month lease extension “return to sender,” which means the downtown post office will have to find a new home by the end of September. Getting the post office
On Friday, August 15 Sayth celebrated the release of his new tape at the Volume One Gallery. Sayth is up-and-coming local rapper Eric Wells who featured originals and remixes from his debut EP, Bad Habitat.
You fine readers have added hundreds of great nominees to our 2014 Best of the Chippewa Valley Reader Poll. And a few really weird ones – see below. Remember the deadline for voting in this year's poll is midnight, August 22.