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Bon Iver tease ... something in mysterious video

The fervor started with a simple tweet from the Bon Iver Twitter account that read: "22 July 10.22 am Eau Claire." Then at exactly 10:22am this morning, a live video surfaced on the band's Facebook page – well, it's more a video of a video playing on a laptop ...

Brewing Projekt Seals Deal for New Building

If you’re so inclined, now’s the time to crack open a cold one to celebrate the deal reached Wednesday between the Brewing Projekt and the City of Eau Claire’s Redevelopment Authority. After nearly two hours of closed-door deliberations and negotiations ...

Eau Claire's Booming Feedback Loop (Video Excerpt)

Perhaps you've felt the exciting new energy in Eau Claire recently. Well, hot tip – here's what's really going on. This recent explosion in development? All the new ideas, events, and businesses? Underneath all of it you’ll find what we call a “feedback loop.”

Northern Wisconsin State Fair 2016

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The Northern Wisconsin State Fair took place July 13-17 at the fairgrounds in Chippewa Falls. This annual fair features livestock, crafts, homemaking and educational exhibits, plus more than a mile of midway thrills, great food stands, and free grandstand entertainment.

The Tallest Man on Earth

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The Tallest Man on Earth features Eau Claire natives guitarist Mike Noyce (Bon Iver), pianist/pedal-steel player Ben Lester (S. Carey) and drummer Zack Hanson. The performance took place on Saturday, July 16 at The State Theater.

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