Dustin Hahn

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Tue. May. 27th, 2014

How Does Your Garden Grow?

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

for these Montessori students, it grows at school

Tue. May. 27th, 2014

What's in Your Head?

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

student’s novel explores reality and the psychedelic

Tue. May. 27th, 2014

Freshen Up with Art Tour

Dustin Hahn

With spring finally here (and summer just around the corner) it is officially day-trip season. It’s a time to get your family and friends together, pile in the car, and get out of town for the day. What better way to kick it off than ...

Fri. May. 16th, 2014

Smith's Stacker Songs

Dustin Hahn

Terry Smith of Cornell who has been playing music for more than 45 years. It all started on February 9, 1964, when his brother dragged him to their grandparents’ house to watch The Beatles perform on The Ed Sullivan Show. After this, he ...

The Daily Shakedown

Fri. May. 2nd, 2014

On the borders of Brewer Land

Dustin Hahn

The New York Times recently released a map detailing lay of the land as far as baseball fandoms are concerned. The interactive map was created by using public information provided by Facebook, allowing viewers to find data on any zip code in America.

Thu. May. 1st, 2014

Rock Kings

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Pullman’s EP Monarchs features new band lineup

The Daily Shakedown

Fri. Apr. 25th, 2014

Fantastic retro photographs of Menomonie

Dustin Hahn

Annette and Björn Lund have been traveling the world and they aren’t keeping it all to themselves. On their blog Letter from Lund, they post pictures from their travels, as well as their lives. And awesomely enough, they lived in Menomonie from ...

Wed. Apr. 16th, 2014

Taking Comedy to the Street

Dustin Hahn

On Friday, April 18, starting at 5:30pm the Eau Claire Comedy Crawl is taking over Barstow Street. This stand-up/improv comedy event will span five different locations including all ages venues Revival-Records and Pizza Plus, and 21+ venues ...

Tue. Apr. 15th, 2014

B.J. Hollars Honored

Dustin Hahn

Time to fit another feather in the cap. The Council for Wisconsin Writers has named B.J. Hollars, a recently well-decorated and prolific writer and assistant professor of English at UWEC, the recipient of the 2014 Norbert Blei/August Derleth ...

Tue. Apr. 15th, 2014

All the Same

Dustin Hahn

debut album from folk artist Alexander Clay

Tue. Apr. 15th, 2014

A Collection of Stories

Dustin Hahn

Singer and songwriter Mike Quick released his fourth album House of Dreams last December. This collaborative work showcases many local talents, such as Yata and Dixie Duffey. Being able to draw on so many different musicians allowed Quick to ...

Tue. Apr. 15th, 2014

Historic Building Rehab Can Mean Tax Breaks

Dustin Hahn, photos by Leah Dunbar

Historic Downtown Menomonie is more than just an impressive title: It’s an invitation for building owners who rehabilitate their historic properties to receive special benefits. Owners of eligible properties are able to take advantage of both ...

Fri. Apr. 4th, 2014

Local Filmmakers Seek Funds for Festival Entries

Dustin Hahn

Local film company Whiskey Neat Productions has recently finished its newest short film titled Tonight Was. This film is about a woman named Julia who goes on a blind date one night, but it doesn’t end as she expects it to. Tonight Was was ...

Thu. Mar. 20th, 2014

Get Gone

Dustin Hahn, photos by Greg Bauwens

Letters From Earth unleashes new tracks

Mon. Mar. 10th, 2014

Passion On Wheels

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new shop opening to serve local skateboard scene

Thu. Feb. 20th, 2014

In the Game

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

District Co. has emerged as a gaming hub

Wed. Feb. 19th, 2014

Listening to the Rivers

Dustin Hahn

The word “rivers” can mean a lot in Eau Claire, but another meaning is three years in the making. Rivers consists of experienced local musicians Dexter Wolfe (Sky Lion), Pat Kuehn (Adelyn Rose, Thresher Shark) and Colin Carey (Dust Of Men) ...

The Daily Shakedown

Mon. Feb. 10th, 2014

Chad Lewis Discovers Mysterious America

Dustin Hahn

A former Eau Claire resident and graduate of UW-Stout has begun a new adventure … on national television. Chad Lewis is a paranormal researcher who has traveled the globe in search of the mysterious and unknown. Some of the places he has visited ...

Wed. Dec. 18th, 2013

Über Shows on the Way

Thom Fountain, Dustin Hahn

Eau Claire House of Rock bringing the hits in coming weeks

Tue. Nov. 5th, 2013

A New Semester

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new duo hopes to build on past success

Thu. Oct. 24th, 2013

Model Mayhem

Dustin Hahn

gallery makes space for monsters, superheroes

Thu. Oct. 24th, 2013

UW-Stout Professor Short-Listed for Artprize

Dustin Hahn

“The World’s An Untranslatable Language II (for Charles Wright)” is the 3-D piece that UW-Stout art professor Charles Matson Lume entered in this year’s ArtPrize contest – a massive art ...

Thu. Oct. 10th, 2013

Flyway Film Festival Returns

Dustin Hahn

The Flyway Film Festival is back this year. It will take place Oct. 17-20 in the western Wisconsin burgs of Pepin and Stockholm. This annual festival features more than 50 film, filmmakers ...

Thu. Oct. 10th, 2013

Bring Your Dead Out

Dustin Hahn

zombies, plague stalk EC natives’ role-playing game

Thu. Oct. 10th, 2013

Local Novel Journeys from Midwest to New York City

Dustin Hahn, Tom Giffey

Eau Claire writer Grant Maierhofer is leaving the realm of poetry with the hard-copy publication of his novel, The Persistence of Crows. The novel follows Henry Alfi, a college ...

Fri. Sep. 27th, 2013

Dinner in the Park

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Fanny Hill presents classic comedy Barefoot In The Park

Tue. Jul. 2nd, 2013

British Ranger Takes Center Stage in New e-Book

Dustin Hahn

Local author Glenn Wilson has electronically published a new science fiction novel titled The Marcher Lord. The Marcher Lord is Glenn’s first published novel and is the first in the series he is working on called Over Guard. This is the third ...

Thu. May. 23rd, 2013

The Seven Years’ War

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

epic amount of time went into WWII battle game

Thu. May. 16th, 2013

Swinging with Strings

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Chi-Hi Wire Choir hitting the road to China

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Apr. 30th, 2013

Alexander Hamilton coming to Eau Claire?

Dustin Hahn

Alexander Hamilton is a film that locals Matt Roskowski, Eric Koeppel, and Kevin Johnson are hoping to shoot in the Chippewa Valley this summer, featuring all local actors and musicians. The film – “a study of the absurdity of existence” ...

Tue. Apr. 23rd, 2013

Record Rodeo Rounds 'Em Up

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

remember kids tunes on vinyl? now your tots will too

Tue. Apr. 23rd, 2013

Hounds Before Lions

Dustin Hahn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

young Eau Claire indie rockers releases first EP

Tue. Apr. 23rd, 2013

New Chance to Unwind

Dustin Hahn

Eau Claire native Brad “DJ Unwind” LaBarbera, who is now based in Minneapolis, has had a number of successes in recent years. His downtempo, chillout-style music has been...

Wed. Apr. 10th, 2013

Steps Toward Reading

Dustin Hahn

walk from UW-Stout to St. Paul aids Books For Africa

Wed. Apr. 10th, 2013

Beacon of Sound

Dustin Hahn, photos by Greg Bauwens

Beacon James brings eclectic approach to album

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Apr. 9th, 2013

The Pedal Pub: Almost Legal?

Dustin Hahn

The concept of riding a pedal pub (or party bike, pedal crawler, cycle pub, beer bike, or bierbike, if you prefer) about town has been around for a while now. These pedal powered vehicles can hold up to twelve people, plus one driver doing all ...

Tue. Mar. 26th, 2013

An All New Ode

Dustin Hahn

author Grant Maierhofer’s new poetry chap book

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Mar. 26th, 2013

picard releasing debut album “#1”

Dustin Hahn

picard is releasing their debut album titled “#1” and have started a Kickstarter to help fund the project. picard started as a solo “project” by Jason Ulwelling in February 2012. I place the word project in quotations because it wasn’t started ...