New Local Store Hours!

Wed. Nov. 23rd, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

DON'T FORGET! Our new hours are ... Mon-Sat 9am-9pm, Sunday 9am-4pm (closed Thanksgiving Day)

The Local Store's Big Thanksgiving Weekend Sale

Mon. Nov. 21st, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Get ready Eau Claire, because The Local Store's "Thanksgiving Weekend Buy Local Bonanza" runs November 22 – November 27! There'll be huge deals going on every day at the shop, including free stuff ...

Branch Out This Season

Mon. Nov. 21st, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store has some fantastic ornaments this holiday season! Designed in-house and produced by our local partners at Sunset Hill Stoneware, these ornaments feature some adorable Eau Claire and Wisconsin ...

In the Shop: All New Kids' Stuff!

Fri. Nov. 18th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store is the place to stop for gifts for kids this holiday season! From funky up-cycled (stuffed animal) friends and art supplies – made right here in Eau Claire – to rough-and-tumble wood toys ...

Low Road to Leather Goods

Thu. Nov. 17th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Low Roads is a series of leather goods handcrafted in downtown Eau Claire by Sam Fiore. Sam shares, "I work with leather because each hide is unique, creating one of a kind pieces with personality. I aim to make both modern and classic functional objects that will stand the test of time."

Foodstuff for Thought

Wed. Nov. 16th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Looking for local foodstuffs for stocking stuffers ... or for yourself? The Local Store offers a variety of tasty goods like Wisconsin Maple Syrup from a local family farm, Kaiserson raw honey harvested ...

Student Appreciation Day 2016 at The Local Store

Mon. Nov. 7th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Student Appreciation Day • Saturday, Nov. 12 • 9am-9pm • Visit our hip and historic downtown store and gallery to find great holiday gifts for friends, parents, siblings, roommates – or yourself!

The Local Store's Fall Supplier & Product Pitch Day

Wed. Sep. 14th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

September 29 • 2pm–8pm – Make some money! Do you make any finished products you think would be a great addition to The Local Store? Or do you have the skills and the tools, but are open to ideas for what to create? We want to talk to you!

Preorder Michael Perry's New Book Roughneck Grace

Thu. Sep. 1st, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

From the Wisconsin Historical Society Press, a collection of brief essays (including his popular “Gratitude” piece) from the Sunday Wisconsin State Journal column, Roughneck Grace ...

NOW: Preorder Bon Iver's New Album 22, A Million

Tue. Aug. 23rd, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store is now taking preorders for 22, A Million, both in-store and online. The album is available on CD and LP, and for a limited time, as a bundle that includes ...

In the Shop: Low Roads Leather Goods

Wed. Aug. 17th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store has partnered with local company Low Roads to offer a series of hand crafted leather goods, made right here in downtown Eau Claire by Sam Fiore. Sam shares, "I work with leather because each hide is unique ...

SEEKING Part-Time Associates for The Local Store

Mon. Jun. 27th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

We're seeking an upbeat, quick learner to help make The Local Store one of downtown Eau Claire's best stores and event spaces. Successful applicants must enjoy a very fast-paced and multi-faceted environment as they will work in the store ...

SATURDAY: The Local Store's 5th Anniversary Sale

Mon. Jun. 20th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Check out The Local Store on Saturday, June 25 for a sale in celebration of the shop's 5th anniversary. There'll be free Honest Roast Coffee, snacks, and refreshments all day, 15-25% OFF storewide, AND you'll receive a $5 gift card when you spend $50 or more. The store will also host live, local music from Larry Past at 7pm and Elvessa at 8pm. See you there!

Lighting Up With Laurie Lyne Candles

Fri. Jun. 17th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Laurie Lyne loves living in Eau Claire's Eastside Hill neighborhood and thinks it is exciting to be a part of an artistic growth of this beautiful city. She shares ...

For Your Terrific Tyke: Ollie & Olina Baby Bibs

Thu. Jun. 9th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Erika – owner of Ollie & Olina – lives in Milwaukee, WI with her three daughters and uses high quality materials to craft these adorable baby bibs. She believes quality matters ...

Introducing the Gemini Drive In Local Legends Tee!

Tue. May. 31st, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Remember when you voted in The Local Store's most recent Local Legends poll (back in March) regarding a limited-edition, vintage-style tee featuring ...

Get Into the Switchel

Thu. May. 26th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Did you know that The Local Store carries Switchel? Do you know what Switchel is? YOU SHOULD. Switchel is a sweet, ginger-infused root farmer's beverage made popular by the haymakers who drank it during the 19th-century in the Midwest.

Wisconsin Bike Week 2016: Eau Claire Events (June 2–12)

Mon. May. 23rd, 2016  |  V1 Staff

This year's "Wisconsin Bike Week" from the Wisconsin Bike Federation will take place June 2–12, and of course, will celebrate all things cycling statewide. Eau Claire is a participating Wisconsin Bike Week city ...

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