Emily Albrent

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Tue. Nov. 25th, 2014

Undead On Arrival

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

best friends create zombie-battling role-playing game

Tue. Nov. 25th, 2014

Chaos Theory

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

retired UWEC professor’s book explores the role of chance in our lives

Fri. May. 16th, 2014

Reid Writes Compendium of Biographies for Kids

Emily Albrent

Want to share an exciting true story with the kid in your life? UW-Eau Claire lecturer (and former children’s library) Rob Reid’s latest book, Biographies to Read Aloud, can help. The book, the second in a series by Reid (the first ...

Tue. Apr. 15th, 2014

Farming Secrets

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

historical novel set in Civil War era Wisconsin

Tue. Apr. 15th, 2014

What Do You Want to See at the Priory?

Emily Albrent

It’s time for UW-Eau Claire students and faculty as well as the community to come together and start thinking about future plans for the grounds at The Priory. The former convent, just south of Eau Claire, houses the university’s day care ...

Mon. Apr. 7th, 2014

Find Your Inspiration at the 11th Women's Business Conference

Emily Albrent

Are you a woman interested in creating a new business or taking an existing business to the next level? The 11th Annual Women’s Business Conference is meant to inspire entrepreneurial women like you in the Chippewa Valley ...

Fri. Apr. 4th, 2014

Back to the Roots

Emily Albrent, photos by Luong Huynh

Once local singer-songwriter, turned Nashville star, Anna Johnson has a new album entitled, Here. Since moving to Nashville in 2009, Johnson has produced three professional albums. She has had the opportunity to play with artists such as ...

Thu. Mar. 20th, 2014

The Grand Illusion

Emily Albrent

magician duo brings its tricks to the State Theatre

Wed. Mar. 12th, 2014

Take A Chance

Emily Albrent

local writer pens novel on new beginnings

Wed. Feb. 19th, 2014

A Local Sampling

Emily Albrent, photos by Luong Huynh

Heyde Center showcases five local artists across mediums

Wed. Feb. 5th, 2014

In the Kitchen

Emily Albrent, photos by Tim Mather

Menomonie eatery Norske Kitchen & Kro cooks up ‘regional comfort food’

Tue. Feb. 4th, 2014

Gragert in Top Gear as Bike Fed Volunteer

Emily Albrent, photos by Nick Meyer

Biking around the Chippewa Valley has many perks, and Eau Clairian Jeremy Gragert – who was recently named 2013 Volunteer of the Year by the Wisconsin Bike Fed – wants to make sure that Eau Claire continues to boost its bike-friendly appeal ...

Wed. Jan. 22nd, 2014

Finding the Magic

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

young author Cayla Kluver launches new trilogy

Thu. Jan. 9th, 2014

Tasting Tears

Emily Albrent

UWEC grad’s debut novel explores eerie premise

Wed. Dec. 18th, 2013

Meet Barry

Emily Albrent

Broadway performer, a UWEC grad, writes album of original songs

Tue. Dec. 3rd, 2013

Ready to Make a Splash

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Water Street’s first wine bistro uncorking soon

Wed. Nov. 20th, 2013

It's a Rudy-full Thing

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

“Rudy” returns to Fanny Hill for Christmas

Thu. Oct. 24th, 2013

Navigating Home

Emily Albrent

new music from alt folk songstress, Eau Claire transplant Lizzy Diane

Thu. Oct. 10th, 2013

Haunters Gonna Haunt

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local group aims to track down the area’s most paranormal of activities

Fri. Sep. 13th, 2013

Cheese On the Mind

Emily Albrent

What’s more iconic to Wisconsin football than the Cheesehead?

Fri. Sep. 13th, 2013

Autumn-Infused

Emily Albrent, Thom Fountain

Autumn is near and that means cooler weather and holidays like Halloween and Thanksgiving. We are always fans of people getting into the holiday spirit and one of those ways is by eating and drinking fun, weird, surprising foods that only seem ...

Fri. Sep. 13th, 2013

Supper at Johnny's

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

throwback supper club opens on Eau Claire’s south side

Thu. Sep. 12th, 2013

The Way Back Home

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

novel explores post-Iraq trauma, middle age

Thu. Aug. 29th, 2013

Chippewa Falls Writer Wins Award for Thriller

Emily Albrent

There is a fine line between love and hate, or in this case, murder. Chippewa Falls author Laurie Norlander’s novel Mirror Images follows a young woman named Maddy, who suspects that her former boyfriend, Nic, may be more violent than she ever ...

Thu. Aug. 29th, 2013

Supernatural Thriller Set in Eau Claire

Emily Albrent

Psychic ability and crime unite in Psychic Reprieve: Deception & Reality, a book based in Eau Claire. The novel is a work of fiction written under the pseudonym of Mitchell Nevin, a former Milwaukee police officer who uses real world ...

Wed. Aug. 14th, 2013

Pro Tips: Local Study Nooks

Emily Albrent, Eric Koeppel

By UWEC expert studier Emily Albrent and Stout expert studier Eric Koeppel

Wed. Aug. 14th, 2013

Undeclared? Who Cares?

Emily Albrent

the coolest, most interesting four-year schedule of college in the Chippewa Valley*

Wed. Aug. 14th, 2013

Local Artist Snags Award for 3D Photography Exhibit

Emily Albrent

Art comes in all shapes and sizes and sometimes in different dimensions. Menomonie author and photographer David Tank was named best of show at June’s National Stereoscopic Association convention in Michigan for his 3D photo ...

Wed. Aug. 14th, 2013

She's Got a Sax to Grind

Emily Albrent, photos by Marie Ketring

new tunes from the Sue Orfield Band

Wed. Aug. 14th, 2013

More than Face Value

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

façade loans give city businesses an image boost

Wed. Jul. 31st, 2013

Sconnie Beer Going Green

Emily Albrent

the Wisconsin DNR is offering breweries grants to get more energy efficient

Wed. Jul. 31st, 2013

Banbury Kids Project Unleashes Creativity

Emily Albrent

Art is all around the Chippewa Valley, whether it’s the work of UW-Eau Claire students in the Foster Art Gallery or creations by acclaimed artists via Sculpture Tour Eau Claire. The Banbury Kids Project has added to that mix. The brainchild of artist ...

Wed. Jul. 31st, 2013

Wine on Water

Emily Albrent

entrepreneur aims to open wine bistro amid Water St. bars

Wed. Jul. 31st, 2013

'The Plus' Subtracts Pizza From its Name

Emily Albrent

The restaurant long known as Pizza Plus, 208 S. Barstow St., changed hands last year, and since then proprietor Benny Haas has worked to change the focus of the restaurant to encompass more than just pizza. Now he’s changing the name from ...

Wed. Jul. 31st, 2013

Looking and Listening

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

writers, artists inspire each other in The Vision and the Word

Wed. Jul. 31st, 2013

Feat of Clay

Emily Albrent, photos by Andrea Paulseth

rocker Brice launches new acoustic project, Claytown

Wed. Jul. 17th, 2013

Summertime Seuss

Emily Albrent

another movie themed family night comes to Phoenix

Wed. Jul. 17th, 2013

Capturing Cray

Emily Albrent

documentary looks at Chippewa Falls’ computing history

Wed. Jul. 3rd, 2013

The Search Is On

Emily Albrent

EC scavenger hunt will have you looking high and low

Wed. Jul. 3rd, 2013

Knocking Your Block Off

Emily Albrent, photos by John Connell

national kubb tourney brings lawn sport’s best to EC

Tue. Jul. 2nd, 2013

Relative Malice

Emily Albrent

new suspense novel set in Eau Claire

Tue. Jul. 2nd, 2013

Make Almost Anything in the Fab Lab

Emily Albrent

Just because school is out (or you haven’t been to school in years) doesn’t mean you have to stop learning or – in this case – stop creating. If you have ever wanted to learn how to take an idea and turn it into a reality, consider taking ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Jul. 2nd, 2013

UPDATE: Wanna buy a hotel? Too late!

Tom Giffey, Emily Albrent

UPDATED July 2, 2013: Tuesday’s sheriff’s sale of the Ramada Convention Center was pretty anticlimactic: After a low-key auction in front of a curious crowd at the Eau Claire County Courthouse, the current owners bought the hotel … again.