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Tue. Oct. 14th, 2014

Nothing Fishy Here

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This fun fish designed corkscrew is perfect for the wine or beer fisherman in your family. Stainless steel with white oak wood grip, this corkscrew features corkscrew, foil cutter, and bottle opener.

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Sep. 30th, 2014

Blowout Deals at The Local Store's Fall Tent Sale!

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The Local Store is saying goodbye to the summer of 2014 with a HUGE tent sale on Friday and Saturday – October 3 & 4! Stop by the Volume One parking lot (kitty corner from the shop at 205 N. Dewey St.) to check out tons of popular t-shirts ...

Thu. Sep. 25th, 2014

Let's Get Ethical

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Our work ethic in the Midwest is one not to be questioned or messed with. We’re hard workers that live for the grind and we’re painfully aware of this. This great tee makes our backbreaking attitude apparent – created by The Social Dept.

Thu. Sep. 18th, 2014

20% Off on Neighbor-goodies!

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This week, Volume One Magazine released a special theme issue called Rebuilding Our Neighborhoods – focusing what makes a neighborhood great and how build on what Eau Claire has now.

Wed. Sep. 10th, 2014

Does it feel chilly in here?

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And by "here" we mean "Wisconsin." There are few things more cozy than wrapping yourself in a hoodie on a cold Wisconsin day. The Local Store offers a selection of warm, comfy sweatshirts to do just that in.

The Daily Shakedown

Fri. Sep. 5th, 2014

Kubb sets are back in stock!

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Kubb sets are back! We had a kubb drought for a while there, but now we're fully re-stocked with the Chippewa Valley's favorite lawn sport. And to celebrate, we've added a great deal ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Sep. 2nd, 2014

Friday, Sept. 5: Special Deals and Events!

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The Local Store is celebrating the return of another school year (and UW-Eau Claire's "UW Meets EC" night) as we welcome hundreds of students into The Local Store on Friday, September 5. Check out our special deals ...

Mon. Aug. 25th, 2014

Catch of the Day: New Fish Flask

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This 4-ounce, 8-inch stainless steel twist-off cap Fish Flask is sure to warm your heart and tummy. It's the ideal sturdy drinking vessel of any true Wisconsin fisherman and is perfect for storing spirits in a discreet and stylish way ...

Thu. Aug. 14th, 2014

Any Way You Slice It

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Handcrafted in Chetek, Wisconsin from responsibly harvested hard, local maple wood, these Sconnie-shaped cutting boards provide a stately setting for your next culinary adventure. Available in 6-, 9-, and 12-inch versions.

The Daily Shakedown

Thu. Aug. 7th, 2014

Summer Store Navigation: Skirting the Construction

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You may have noticed that a chunk of Galloway Street running between N. Dewey and Farwell is currently torn asunder. The construction on that block will last a few months. BUT FEAR NOT! The Local Store is still plenty accessible …

The Daily Shakedown

Thu. Aug. 7th, 2014

Sconnie Style Gaming

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Fact! After a great deal of complex research, local scientists have finally proven that Wisconsinites love cribbage. And people, you don’t argue with local scientists. This sturdy hardwood board is the perfect setting for your next game ...

Thu. Jul. 31st, 2014

Look Out – Brew Crew Skull Tee!

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What’s that you say? You’ve been looking for a Milwaukee Brewers shirt that's light on the logo and heavy on the skull? Well, this Wiskullsin tee commands you to stop looking! Check it out.

Fri. Jul. 25th, 2014

License to Thrive

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No longer limited to the confines of a humble license plate, this customized iconic Dairyland imagery is ready to go off-road and enjoy the best views your torso can provide.

Fri. Jul. 18th, 2014

(County) Seal the deal!

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We’re the only county in Wisconsin – and probably the world – cool enough to sport our own seal on our shirts (now in vintage black). We haven't researched this or anything, but who's gonna fact check a t-shirt? Anyway ...

Sat. Jul. 12th, 2014

Totes, Anyone?

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People, that big ol' towel just isn't going to tote itself to the beach, now is it? Perhaps you should get ready for summer with a new tote bag.

Thu. Jul. 10th, 2014

July 11: Big art sale at The Local Store!

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Friday of this week is "First Fridays" in downtown Eau Claire, with lots of local shops offering discounts, sales, and specials events. What's The Local Store offering? Glad you asked. We're having a ... buy 1 get 1 half off art sale!

Thu. Jul. 3rd, 2014

Hello From Wisconsin: Vintage Post

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One of our most requested items has finally arrived! Look no further for the local greeting cards you desire. The Local Store has a brand new assortment of greeting cards for any occasion. From Found Image Press comes a wide variety of vintage ...

Thu. Jun. 26th, 2014

365: The Best Wisconsin Sports Stories Day by Day

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Whether its recent Packer news or a story dating back to the late 1800s, everything Wisconsin sports is neatly contained in this hardcover coffee table style book, ideal for any den or man cave. Christl and Hofmann bring more than 70 years ...

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. Jun. 18th, 2014

Deal! 2 for 1 Express Tickets

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Get your 2014 Eau Claire Express Baseball tickets at The Local Store! All summer, The Local Store is offering 2 for 1 Reserved Grand Stand Seat Tickets for $8 and 2 for 1 Box Seats for $10. The tickets don't have a committed date attached ...

Thu. Jun. 12th, 2014

Sconnie board books for the li'l ones

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Looking for that perfect baby shower/welcome gift for your favorite Wisconsin-loving parents? Or looking for a way to show your little badger why Wisconsin is so great? These board books, available at The Local Store, are ideal for those exact ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Jun. 3rd, 2014

Beverage Ready: Awesome Sconnie Drink Coasters

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The Permanent Collection is a Midwest letterpress printing and design studio specializing in contemporary design, fine press products, and vintage printing. New to The Local Store from The Permanent Collection are these hand-inked ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. May. 27th, 2014

Juuust an Awesome Tee!

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“Juuust a bit outside!” It's baseball season, and if you’re any kind of Wisconsin sports fan, that phrase should hold some meaning to you. Mr. Baseball, Bob Uecker, has been broadcasting Milwaukee Brewers baseball since 1971 and if you’ve ever ...

Fri. May. 23rd, 2014

Farmers Market Gear? Here!

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Farmers market season is here and most Eau Clairians couldn't be happier! Kick the season off right with farmers market essentials like the jumbo (21") Wisconsin-loving; produce-carrying tote; a Let's Go to the Farmers Market - market starter kit ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Apr. 29th, 2014

Sweet tees from the Wisconsin Bike Federation

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The Local Store has just received new 2014 editions of Wisconsin Bike Federation apparel, and it's pretty great. The Bike Fed is hanging onto their much-loved Wisconsin Forward Bike tee design from last year, adding an updated, blue color scheme ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Apr. 22nd, 2014

New Music at The Local Store!

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The Local Store has been getting bombarded with new Eau Claire music lately! There have been a ton of awesome, new albums and projects released by local artists already in 2014 and it doesn’t seem to be decelerating any time soon. Recent artists ...

Wed. Apr. 16th, 2014

30% OFF SELECT WINTER APPAREL, BOOKS, ART, AND … THINGS

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30% OFF SELECT WINTER APPAREL, BOOKS, ART, AND … THINGS. The Local Store is trying to shoo winter away with a 30% OFF sale on our overstock winter gear and sundry other items like hot chocolate and candles. Get on down while the gettin's good!

Thu. Apr. 10th, 2014

A-tisket, a-tasket, a very local basket

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Easter is already right around the corner and whether you're playing the Easter bunny or not, candy and gifts are never the wrong way to go on a holiday. Entertaining the kids? Attempting to score points with someone special? Trying to impress ...

Tue. Apr. 8th, 2014

Eau Claire County gets muggy

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The Eau Claire County Seal captures some of the most enjoyed aspects of life in Eau Claire – one of which being our proud slogan rumored to be announced by the explorers that discovered the clear waters of Eau Claire: Voici L’eau Claire! We've ...

Tue. Apr. 1st, 2014

Added Sweetness

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Supporting everything local is what The Local Store is all about! We are proud to be able to newly offer Woodworth’s Fine Toffee – a longtime project that recently became a reality of local toffee guru, Martha Woodward, that hand makes ...

Mon. Mar. 24th, 2014

Take Our Best Shot

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Wisconsin shot glasses not only serve as good drink vessels but also as souvenirs for those wanting to take their Wisconsin love with them. This unique Pewter Wisconsin Mini Tankard Shot Glass from The Local Store gives a nod to beer-loving ...

Wed. Mar. 19th, 2014

Built on Rivers

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From all literal perspectives, Eau Claire is truly a city that was “built on rivers.” Our position at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers has shaped our history and modern existence in a way that would be totally different ...

The Daily Shakedown

Fri. Mar. 14th, 2014

New Release: Shotgun Lovesongs

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Shotgun Lovesongs, the debut novel by Eau Claire native Nickolas Butler, is about four friends born and raised in the fictional, small Wisconsin town of Little Wing. It's gotten quite of bit of media hype even before its debut, has been called ...

Tue. Mar. 4th, 2014

Wisconsinominoes!

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We like games. Do you like games? A game featuring anything Wisconsin is really just a bonus. If you love game play & Wisconsin, (which, how could you not?) check out these Double 12 Wisconsin Dominoes new at The Local Store. The set includes ...

Wed. Feb. 26th, 2014

A Must-See Muskie?

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Muskies in Wisconsin are a common occurrence. Cribbage in Wisconsin is a common occurrence. There isn't a better way to tie these two Midwestern loves together than a Musky shaped cribbage board, now available at The Local Store! Perhaps you need ...

The Daily Shakedown

Fri. Feb. 21st, 2014

Vintage Walter's Beer poster!

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Walter's Beer has been a beloved aspect of Eau Claire culture for over 100 years, ever since Johannes Walter brought his German lager to all beer-loving Eau Claire and Chippewa Valley residents. Commemorate "The Beer That IS Beer" with ...

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. Feb. 5th, 2014

Banbury Art Crawl + Local Store = Awesome!

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This weekend will be an exciting one for downtown Eau Claire and The Local Store! On Friday (Feb. 7), its 'First Fridays' in downtown Eau Claire and the first day of the Banbury Art Crawl (3-9pm). The Local Store will be open until 9pm Friday ...

Mon. Feb. 3rd, 2014

Valentine's Gift Baskets

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Valentines Day is fast approaching and someone in your life is undoubtedly expecting an indication of affection coming their way. A candle? Soap? Candy? Have no worries because The Local Store has got you covered with all of those classic adoring ...

Tue. Jan. 21st, 2014

Travel Wisconsin Hearts The Local Store

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Travel Wisconsin's website recently posted an article titled "Wisconsin Getaway Idea: Eau Claire" naming Eau Claire as a great Wisconsin travel destination and a place that "embodies the perfect mix of bustling college town and quaint, down-home ...

Mon. Jan. 13th, 2014

Swoop in for a V-Neck 'Coordinates' Tee

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This new V-neck Coordinates ladies tee was designed in house and printed locally at Ambient Inks. The V-neck shape and forest green color is a win for any Eau Clairian. It highlights Eau Claire in a script ...

The Daily Shakedown

Mon. Dec. 23rd, 2013

Local Store Christmas Hours

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WE'RE OPEN 23rd and 24th! And we have some fantastic options for last-minute shopping including local gift baskets and more. Stop in for that special Local Store Holiday Goodness today (Dec. 23) 9am–9pm — and on Christmas Eve (Dec. 24) 9am–3pm ...

The Daily Shakedown

Sat. Dec. 21st, 2013

Mittens and Cowls and Coziness, Oh My!

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Winters in Wisconsin are no joke. Which makes staying warm and sporting local pride a pretty serious matter and The Local Store has a perfect remedy. We suggest busting out your front door wearing fantastic knit mitts with EAU CLAIRE on one hand ...

The Daily Shakedown

Fri. Dec. 20th, 2013

Behold Our Fantastic Baskets

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The Local Store has a great selection of gift baskets to choose from this holiday season! They are great local gifts for family and friends that are already adorably packaged and ready to go. Choose from the Candle & Lotion Devotion ...

The Daily Shakedown

Thu. Dec. 19th, 2013

We Got Game(s)!

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We got game; do you? You’ll find a plethora of games for the whole family here at The Local Store including a few brand-new options! For the grown-ups in the family, check out Beer Nerd, our new beer-tasting trivia game. Got a puzzle-lover?

Wed. Dec. 18th, 2013

Literally light up your holiday season

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Whats not to love about The Local Store's assortment of candles from Chippewa Valley Candle Co.? They are made naturally with soy wax so they burn 'clean' - not emitting toxins or producing unpleasant candle soot. And the best part? They last ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Dec. 17th, 2013

Tees for the Young'uns

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The Local Store is offering a new set of tees to a whole new set of Eau Clairians this year! We have a selection of new Youth tees for kids ages 7 to 12. For the adventurers, the Geared Up Youth Tee or the WI Winter Youth Longsleeve Tee will show ...

The Daily Shakedown

Mon. Dec. 16th, 2013

Flowing into the Store: Beer Stuff

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Beer and Wisconsin go together like peanut butter & jelly. Here at The Local Store, we’ve embraced our great state’s past and present as beer bosses with new products focusing on all things beer. For the connoisseurs, the Beer Tasting Tool Kit ...

Sat. Dec. 14th, 2013

Our Hoodies Have You Covered

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There are few things more cozy than wrapping yourself in a hoodie on a cold Wisconsin day. The Local Store offers a selection of warm, comfy sweatshirts to do just that in. Choose from our ladies Eau Claire Swoosh hoodies in gray, pink, or red ...

Fri. Dec. 13th, 2013

New in the Shop: V-Neck 'Coordinates' Tee

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This brand new V-neck Coordinates ladies tee from The Local Store was designed in house by the V1 staff and printed locally at Ambient Inks. The V-neck shape and forest green color is a win for any Eau Clairian. It highlights Eau Claire in a ...