Emily Kuhn

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Emily Kuhn is a writer, wife, and mother of one in Eau Claire.

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Fri. Nov. 18th, 2016

Fabricating the Future in Altoona's Fab Lab

Emily Kuhn

To ensure the U.S. economy can remain competitive with a workforce trained in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), schools across the country are beefing up related programs – and the Altoona school district is no exception ...

Fri. Jul. 8th, 2016

Helping Those With Disabilities reach for a better life

Emily Kuhn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The first thing I noticed about Jesse was his smile. It was friendly, outgoing, and sincere, and it was offered to me – along with his hand to shake and an enthusiastic, “Hi! I’m Jesse!” ...

Thu. Mar. 3rd, 2016

All Green Everything (the natural way)

Emily Kuhn

Whatever your reasons for avoiding artificial food coloring this St. Patrick’s Day – the ingredients, a desire to be healthier, or maybe even a challenge to see just how creative you can be ...

Wed. Nov. 4th, 2015

Finding Forever Families: the challenges and rewards of adoption

Emily Kuhn

Every day, Eau Claire resident Kristin Hakes proudly wears a necklace engraved with this poem, known as the Adoption Creed. For Kristin and her husband, Ben, the poem embodies their relationship with 2-year-old Steven, who they adopted as an infant from Louisiana.

Fri. Sep. 4th, 2015

New Nursing Nook offers haven in busy mall

Emily Kuhn

I remember one of my first trips to Oakwood Mall with my newborn son, Graham. He was just a few weeks old, and it was one of our first shopping trips together. I was nervous, wondering if I had planned nap time correctly, if he would protest the car ride or if he would suddenly decide ...

Tue. Jun. 23rd, 2015

Improbable Success

Emily Kuhn

teachers’ book explores Wildlands School’s approach

Wed. Apr. 29th, 2015

Not to Be Missed

Emily Kuhn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Menomonie writer melds afterlife fantasy, YA lit

Tue. Feb. 17th, 2015

Backgammon On a Roll

Emily Kuhn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

UWEC hosts inaugural tourney for ancient game

Mon. Mar. 5th, 2012

Troubled Water

Emily Kuhn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

change needed to improve the Red Cedar Watershed

Tue. Sep. 13th, 2011

Watch Your Ash

Emily Kuhn, Trevor Kupfer

how to prepare and prevent the spread of Emerald Ash Borer

Thu. Apr. 28th, 2011

Bridging the Gap

Emily Kuhn, photos by V1 Staff & Contributors , Andrea Paulseth

how a city known for its bridges lost its luster

Thu. Jul. 29th, 2010

It's All Coming Back

Emily Kuhn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local boomeranger helps U.S. win world title

Thu. Apr. 22nd, 2010

Local Youths Need Musicians as Mentors

Emily Kuhn

The Boys & Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley launched a program this year called Music Makers, which pairs community musicians with club participants and teaches them how to play musical instruments.

Thu. Feb. 25th, 2010

ChippePedia

Emily Kuhn, photos by Frank H. Robinson

online museum project chronicles regional culture

Thu. Feb. 11th, 2010

Nine Hours of Bluegrass at Burger King

Emily Kuhn

The Burger King on the corner of London and Golf roads in Eau Claire is slated to be the site of a marathon nine-hour bluegrass jam session.

Thu. Oct. 15th, 2009

Booked Up

Emily Kuhn

annual book fest mixes local and national writers

Thu. Jul. 9th, 2009

Washing the Wastewater

Emily Kuhn, illustrated by Beth Czech, photos by Andrea Paulseth

a fascinating trip into the world of local sewage