Bailey Berg


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Thu. May. 14th, 2015

A Mud Run from the People Behind Country Jam

Bailey Berg

Country Jam may be known as a party-fueled weekend of cut-off jean shorts, cowboy hats and country tunes, but come Sept. 19, it will also be known for its equally wild Mud Jam for charity. While the biggest obstacle Country Jam attendees face is racing to beat the ...

Thu. May. 14th, 2015

Hearing from Home

Bailey Berg

real-life letters tell farm family’s tale

Wed. Jan. 7th, 2015

Date Like a Ninja

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local author’s date ideas oughta spice things up

Fri. Oct. 31st, 2014

That’s the Spirit

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

What do you get when you distill beer into whiskey? Beerskey, of course.

Tue. Nov. 5th, 2013

Brewing a Fair Trade

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth, Aaron Ellringer

A local nonprofit connects Wisconsin with coffee farmers around the world in a way that helps farmers and gets us the best beans.

Wed. Jul. 31st, 2013

Testament to Stamina

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UWEC grad’s run across the country inspires book

Wed. Jun. 19th, 2013

Life-saving Mission

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Eau Claire vets travel to treat Honduran pets

Wed. Feb. 13th, 2013

Running with the Dogs

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Beaver Creek Reserve offers a taste of dog sledding

Tue. Aug. 7th, 2012

Dancing Around the Canvas

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire painter to hold open studio event

Tue. Jun. 12th, 2012

Growing Hope

Bailey Berg, Andrea Paulseth

program teaches inmates how to grow their own grub

Thu. May. 31st, 2012

Hammerin' Hank

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city soon to celebrate the 60 year anniversary of Aaron’s time in Eau Claire

Tue. May. 15th, 2012

Major Marketing

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new “Artist Market” coming to Phoenix Park

Wed. Apr. 18th, 2012

On Wisconsin Street

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

former Harmony Corner Café gets new name, location, and menu

Mon. Apr. 2nd, 2012


Bailey Berg, photos by Jesse Johnson

real time art event returns to the State Theatre

Wed. Feb. 8th, 2012

SweetheArts (2012 Edition)

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Artists, actors, writers, musicians, dancers, directors. An overabundance of talent and support. An underabundance of time and resources. Volume One investigates the magic that happens when two artists get together.

Wed. Jan. 11th, 2012

The Art of Air

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local man’s air brush covers both cars and canvas

Wed. Oct. 12th, 2011

It Takes Two to Salsa

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Haas Brothers’ local chip-and-dips operation

Tue. Sep. 13th, 2011

Memorial Controversy Inspires New Teen Novel

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Zielin’s new teen novel, titled The Implosion of Aggie Winchester, follows the similar storyline, chronicling the story of a young Goth girl, her mother’s cancer, and her pregnant best friend’s involvement in a homecoming scandal.

Mon. Aug. 15th, 2011

Menomonie Native Joins the Major Leagues

Bailey Berg

It’s every athlete’s dream to play a professional sport, but rarely does this dream ever become a reality. Recently, local product and UW-Milwaukee player Cole Kraft signed with the Rockland Boulders.

Mon. Aug. 1st, 2011

The Art Market

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monthly venture in Banbury Place to feature local artworks

Mon. Jul. 18th, 2011

Chalked Up To Talent

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

showcasing returning Chalkfest artist Fred Sklenar

Tue. Jul. 5th, 2011

Dunn County to Gain Another Vineyard

Bailey Berg

A lone entrepreneur in Sherman is using his 15-acre plot of land to mark firmly on the map this small town just north of Menomonie.

Tue. Jul. 5th, 2011

It's Country Jam Time

Bailey Berg, photos by Hanna Agar

massive celebration of country music returns to area

Thu. Jun. 9th, 2011

Immerse Yourself

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Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary’s annual cultural camps

Thu. Jun. 9th, 2011

Book Answers "Why Do I Need to Know This?"

Bailey Berg

Dr. Michael Kolis, an associate professor of education studies at UWEC, has set his sights on answering the question most students ask at some point in their education, “Why do I need to know this?”

Thu. May. 26th, 2011

Hail the Cab

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire Bike Cab pedals into business

Thu. Apr. 28th, 2011

Statewide Battle of the Bands Looms Upon Horizon

Bailey Berg

For those of you familiar with the Chippewa Valley music scene, the Launchpad High School Music Competition will probably sound quite familiar to you. The seventh edition of our local “garage band” competition sponsored by the Wisconsin School Music

Thu. Apr. 28th, 2011

Ukulele Club

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

locals find common ground with tiny Hawaiian guitar

Thu. Mar. 31st, 2011

Sparkly Kari Tarr

Bailey Berg, photos by Leah Dunbar

Menomonie artist scores Martha Stewart show visit

Thu. Feb. 17th, 2011

The Hills Are to Be Alive at the Mabel Tainter

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Despite the fact that the original Sound of Music first debuted on Broadway half a century ago, it is still herald as one of the most popular musicals of all time, and lucky for us, it’s coming to the Chippewa Valley.

Thu. Feb. 3rd, 2011

The One Room Gallery

Bailey Berg, photos by Leah Dunbar

former Downsville schoolhouse transformed into gallery

Thu. Dec. 2nd, 2010

Art Fair Gathers Local Works for Holiday Sale

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

We get it. Holiday shopping can be hard. How do you get everyone on your list something personal and fun, without breaking the bank?

Thu. Dec. 2nd, 2010

Designing in Harmony

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couple’s art creations strive for global impact

Thu. Nov. 18th, 2010

Visual Poetry

Bailey Berg, photos by Leah Dunbar

artist Andy Ducett weaves together array of imagery

Thu. Nov. 4th, 2010

Pop Go the Flowers

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local author releases photo book of wildflowers in 3D

Thu. Oct. 21st, 2010

International Flavor

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popular International Folk Festival returns to UWEC

Thu. Aug. 12th, 2010

Married to the Project

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eight Foot Squid now shooting romantic comedy

Thu. Jul. 29th, 2010

Chalkfest Profile: Tyler Moen

Bailey Berg, photos by Frank H. Robinson

Chalkfest returns in August with previous award-winner

Thu. Jul. 15th, 2010

Comedy of Errors

Bailey Berg

CVTG’s annual Shakespeare Workshop to cover The Bard’s earlier works

Thu. Jul. 15th, 2010

Double the One-Acts

Bailey Berg, photos by Leah Dunbar

Menomonie Theater Guild stages duo of short plays

Thu. Jun. 3rd, 2010

Eau Claire Triathlon

Bailey Berg, photos by Michael Bartsch

first-ever local endurance event may become an annual happening

Thu. Jun. 3rd, 2010

Sweeter than Wine

Bailey Berg, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local man using OAFA to break into art community