Brittni Straseske


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Mon. Apr. 2nd, 2012

Styling Something More

by Brittni Straseske, Lauren Kurkowski, photos by Jessica Harrison

downtown salon offers quarterly art exhibitions

Mon. Apr. 2nd, 2012

The Entertainers

by Brittni Straseske

comedic documentary details Old-Time Piano contest

Tue. Mar. 20th, 2012

The Muffin Lady

by Brittni Straseske, photos by Libby Smith

Menomonie’s philanthropist of baked goods

Mon. Feb. 20th, 2012

Local Woman Makes Chicken Soup (For The Soul)

by Brittni Straseske

The newest volume of the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” will feature a story written by a local woman. Eau Claire’s Lonnie Frock wrote a story entitled A Kiss Goodbye. Her story will be published in the upcoming Chicken Soup for the Soul ...

Mon. Feb. 6th, 2012

Fifty Points to McIntyre! Harry Potter Memorabilia on Display

by Brittni Straseske

Harry Potter fans take note. Kristin Rosche, a student at UW-Eau Claire has put together a Harry Potter showcase to beat all others. Located in the McIntyre Library on campus, the display contains items like Harry’s Hogwarts acceptance letter, ...

Mon. Jan. 23rd, 2012

Could Kidsy Storage Units Be The Next Big Thing?

by Brittni Straseske

A local businesswoman is raising money to fund a new business venture: kid-friendly stackable storage bins. Jill Chumas-King of Eau Claire has started a page on to raise the $150,000 she needs to market her bins. Not an easy feat ...