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The Rear End

The Best of Me

this year’s Best of the Mike Paulus Poll was a doozy!

The votes are in, the polls are closed, and the tallies have been ... tallied. So it’s with great pleasure and excitement that I present to you the results of my 2014 Best of the Mike Paulus Poll wherein I polled only myself. Strenuously.

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Local Lit

Roosters Crowing

In Red and orange early light / Coming from chores this morning, / I stopped as usual by the gate / To watch my roosters crowing.

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Local Look

Somewhere to Park

just how big should the new downtown ramp be?

In one sense, the impending parking crunch in downtown Eau Claire is a good problem to have: The presence of two major employers and the continued influx of residents and businesses mean our downtown is growing healthier – as is the community ...

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Steaming Ahead

Augusta steampunk gathering seeks lovers of retro sci-fi

Get out your driving goggles, leather top hats, and clockwork-operated ray guns: A steampunk convention is headed our way with the unstoppable momentum of a coal-driven dirigible. The first-ever Port Venture Steampunk Con will bring enthusiasts ...

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