Emilee Wentland


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Wed. Apr. 18th, 2018

Footbridge Getting Grand Remodel

Emilee Wentland, photos by Tina Ecker

Downtown Eau Claire’s Grand Avenue footbridge is closed to pedestrians and undergoing a makeover. The city of Eau Claire’s engineering department is collaborating with Ayres Associates to replace the bridge deck and to add a safety railing, more overlooks, and lights ...

Thu. Apr. 5th, 2018

Brewing up a Good Time With the Midwest’s Best

Emilee Wentland

The fourth annual Midwest Craft Brewers Conference, hosted by UW-Stout, will be held April 12-13 at Wilson Park in Menomonie – but this year, there’s a twist. For the first time since the original conference ...

Thu. Apr. 5th, 2018

Latest Draganowski Venture Is River Prairie Pizza Spot Za 51

Emilee Wentland, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Pizza can be more than just cheese, sausage, or pepperoni. Altoona’s newest pizza restaurant, Za 51, serves up 10-inch, thin-crust pizzas topped with artichokes, prosciutto, chicken, onions, or even ...

Wed. Apr. 4th, 2018

The Finest on the Vine

Emilee Wentland, photos by Lee Butterworth

the top three local wineries from our 2018 Best of the Chippewa Valley Reader Poll

Wed. Mar. 21st, 2018

Funky Fresh: CV Jazz Orchestra wants to take you to funkytown

Emilee Wentland

This month, The Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra will perform some funky hits from the 1970s and 1980s. At 7:30pm on March 30 at the State Theatre, join the orchestra for a night of jamming out at the Friday Funktacular Backstage Show ...