Pablo Center Releases Update on $60 Million Budget

Thu. Apr. 5th, 2018

Tom Giffey

Building, furnishing, and opening Eau Claire’s new downtown arts hub – the Pablo Center at the Confluence – will cost nearly $60 million, according to a budget update released Thursday ...

Hiking Beyond the Valley

Thu. Apr. 5th, 2018

Rob Reid, photos by Rob Reid

grab your boots and bug spray, then hit the road to find these fabulous hiking spots

Last year, I wrote an article for Volume One titled 25 Hiking Trails in the Chippewa Valley, which you can read online at For hiking enthusiasts willing to drive a bit outside of the area ...

Don’t Forget Ta Keep ’Er Movin’

Thu. Apr. 5th, 2018

Luc Anthony, photos by Luong Huynh

Manitowoc Minute star Berens returns to the Valley

Over the past few months, your social media feed may have been populated by what looks like a local news brief set in eastern Wisconsin. If you took the bait and clicked “play” you discovered the satiric genius ...

Going Green for Earth Week

Thu. Apr. 5th, 2018

Emilee Wentland

EC organizations host a world of Earth Week events

To celebrate Earth Day on April 22, Eau Claire is hosting events throughout the week to promote sustainability and encourage community members to go green all year. U.S. Sen. Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin ...

Five Guys Burgers & Fries Set to Launch EC Location

Thu. Apr. 5th, 2018

Haley Wright

Five Guys, the nationally renowned burger chain, is coming to the Oakwood Mall in Eau Claire in mid-April. The burger joint will offer a large variety of burgers, fries, soda, and hot dogs, sandwiches including ...