Phantom Tollbooth

Kennedy Center Theater group to present quirky classic

Thu. Jan. 8th, 2009  |  Aryn Widule

Intelligent and catchy musical The Phantom Tollbooth on its way.

Blues Clues Live

dramatic detective dog scampers into State Theatre

Thu. Jan. 8th, 2009  |  Carrie Weiss

Here comes that cotton candy-blue colored dog ...


15-artist show features interpretations of “green”

Thu. Jan. 8th, 2009  |  Emily Thierfelder, photos by Andrea Paulseth

“Green is big right now. The whole thing is, ‘what are we going to do to save the world?’”

All In the Family

Eau Claire father pens youth books for his kids

Thu. Jan. 8th, 2009  |  Abi Zimmer, photos by Andrea Paulseth

“My philosophy is to write a book that parents will want to read, and that kids will enjoy."

Optical Delusions

magician trio mini-tour hits Grand Little Theatre

Thu. Jan. 8th, 2009  |  Theresa Schneider

"I make sure that what I’m creating has never been done before.”

Police Reports | Jan. 8, 2009

lessons we've learned from local police reports

Thu. Jan. 8th, 2009  |  Trevor Kupfer

A kid stole a rifle from his mom’s gun cabinet and pawned it for tickets to a Vikings game.

A Tale of Two Cities

students and locals need to break from their insularity

Thu. Jan. 8th, 2009  |  Trevor Kupfer, illustrated by Ryan Carpentier

Last year’s university enrollment was 10,346. That’s 15 percent of the city’s population.