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The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Feb. 15th, 2015

Sunday Event Picks (Feb. 15)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

The Daily Shakedown

Thu. Feb. 12th, 2015

Mapping the Eaux Claires lineup

by V1 Staff

We took an exploded look at the many bands playing July's Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival to chart the connections – between each other, Eau Claire, April Base, and beyond – showing off a unique close-knited-ness within the lineup's diversity ...

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Feb. 8th, 2015

Sunday Event Picks (Feb. 8)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

Tue. Feb. 3rd, 2015

Early Art Learners

by V1 Staff

UW-Stout’s AIM program targets early art education

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Feb. 1st, 2015

Sunday Event Picks (Feb. 1)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Jan. 25th, 2015

Sunday Event Picks (Jan. 25)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

Tue. Jan. 20th, 2015

Library Looking for Artists

by V1 Staff

Are you a visual artist who’s eager to share your creations with the world? The L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire wants to help. The library’s Visual Arts Committee is seeking submissions of recent work from local visual ...

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Jan. 18th, 2015

Sunday Event Picks (Jan. 18)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

Wed. Jan. 7th, 2015

You Can Help Shape EC's Comprehensive Plan

by V1 Staff

Since last fall, an advisory committee has been hard at work updating the city of Eau Claire’s Comprehensive Plan. The plan – a virtual bible of community planning – is rewritten every decade or so, so the decisions made by community members ...

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Jan. 4th, 2015

Sunday Event Picks (Jan. 4)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

The Daily Shakedown

Thu. Jan. 1st, 2015

Happy New Year, Chippewa Valley

by V1 Staff

Here's to 2015, everyone. As we move forward into a new year, perhaps we should reflect upon to one we just finished. In quiz form. Check out our 2014 Year in Review Quiz and test your knowledge of local happenings ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Dec. 30th, 2014

Take Volume One's Year In Review Quiz!

by V1 Staff

Check it out! This year we threw our normal "Year In Review" feature out the window, and instead we've whipped up a fun quiz on local events from the past year. Take the quiz, share the quiz, and perhaps learn a thing or two as you dive into our ...

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Dec. 28th, 2014

Sunday Event Picks (Dec. 28)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

Fri. Dec. 26th, 2014

Four Flying Eagles 
Aim for 2018 Olympics

by V1 Staff

“We have four Eau Claire natives, Flying Eagles members who are on the U.S. Ski Team and aiming for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, “ shared Zach Jastrow, a member of the Eau Claire Ski Club ..."

Tue. Dec. 23rd, 2014

129th Annual Silver Mine Invitational

by V1 Staff

The Flying Eagles are the feeder club for the Eau Claire Ski Club, one of the oldest ski clubs in the nation who are known internationally their ski jumping tournament. This year’s 129th Annual Silver Mine Invitational will be Friday and ...

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Dec. 21st, 2014

Sunday Event Picks (Dec. 21)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Dec. 14th, 2014

Sunday Event Picks (Dec. 14)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

Wed. Dec. 10th, 2014

Award-Winning Poet Nye to Headline 2015 Book Fest

by V1 Staff

Fresh off a successful 2014 event, the organizers of the Chippewa Valley Book Festival aren’t resting on their literary laurels. They’ve already announced a headliner for their 2015 festival: internationally renowned Palestinian-American poet ...

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. Dec. 10th, 2014

Music Quick Hits | Dec. 10, 2014

by V1 Staff, Ed Hudgins

The title of Lizzy Diane’s new album, Otherkin, is somewhat deceiving. People who consider themselves “otherkin” tend to believe that they are non-human, to some extent. However, upon listening to some sneak peeks of this record ...

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Dec. 7th, 2014

Sunday Event Picks (Dec. 7)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

The Daily Shakedown

Mon. Dec. 1st, 2014

8 Snow Sculpting Tips

by V1 Staff, illustrated by Beth Czech

We got some frosty advice on sculpting snow from local snow sculpting team The Starvin’ Carvists – the reigning US champions in the chilly art form!

The Daily Shakedown

Fri. Nov. 28th, 2014

10 Good reasons to buy local

by V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the nation. The first Small Business Saturday was on November 27, 2010, and is celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The US Senate first ...

Wed. Nov. 26th, 2014

Music Quick Hits | Nov. 27, 2014

by V1 Staff, photos by Tom Pellatt, Luong Huynh

some super short updates on the Chippewa Valley music scene

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Nov. 16th, 2014

Sunday Event Picks (Nov. 16)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.

Fri. Nov. 14th, 2014

Local Kids: What Does Santa Do All Day?

by V1 Staff

Over the years we’ve asked Chippewa Valley third-graders to ponder the season’s greatest questions, including “What does Santa do all day?” Here are some of the most creative peeks that young writers have given us ...

Fri. Nov. 14th, 2014

Beacon House Offers Families Shelter From the Cold

by V1 Staff

For more than a decade, Beacon House in downtown Eau Claire has provided a bright light of hope for Chippewa Valley families who find themselves homeless. The shelter, a collaborative effort among more than 20 local religious congregations ...

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. Nov. 12th, 2014

Eau Claire Community Foundation highlights local philanthropy

by V1 Staff, photos by Jesse Johnson

Running November 12-18, the Eau Claire Community Foundation will join more than 700 similar organizations across across the country for Community Foundation Week. For 25 years, the effort has raised awareness about the increasingly important role ...

The Daily Shakedown

Sun. Nov. 9th, 2014

Sunday Event Picks (Nov. 9)

by V1 Staff

From early in the morning and into the night – a lot of fine quality events occurring on Sunday. Wanna know what they are? Of course you do.