Andrea Paulseth

Editorial - Staff Photographer

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Tue. Mar. 21st, 2017

New Words for the Win

Natalie Rosenkranz, photos by Andrea Paulseth

EC poet wins prize, will have manuscript published

Tue. Mar. 21st, 2017

Expanding the Tangle

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

downtown art store moving and opening spin-off shop

Fri. Mar. 10th, 2017

Former Eau Clairian Pens Children's Book About Accepting Yourself

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Ava Gustafson’s charming children’s picture book, Willow, drew its inspiration from a yoga class exercise and a childhood dream about a loving tree. The book, which was published late last year, is a gentle, poetic tale of personal acceptance and love.

Fri. Mar. 10th, 2017

All the Art

Hillary Bell, photos by Andrea Paulseth

ArtsWest returns Eau Claire for year 38

Fri. Mar. 10th, 2017

Young and Strong

Emily Kinzel, photos by Andrea Paulseth

novelist focuses on teen girls’ spirit, strength

Fri. Mar. 10th, 2017

A Sweet Little Sugar Rush

Emily Kinzel, photos by Andrea Paulseth

self-taught baker breaks out with Water Street cake shop

Thu. Mar. 9th, 2017

The Oxbow, Haymarket Win Downtownys

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

You like the Oxbow – you really like it! That’s the takeaway from the Ninth Annual Downtown Eau Claire Awards – a.k.a. the Downtownys ...

Thu. Mar. 9th, 2017

15 Years of Volume One, Culture & Community

Nick Meyer, photos by Andrea Paulseth

This modest experiment called Volume One started back in March of 2002. While we don’t have much planned in the way of celebratory fanfare (you’re reading the “fanfare” now), we thought ...

Thu. Mar. 9th, 2017

Living Her Best Life

Darrion Behrendt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

singer/songwriter’s debut EP inspired by local DIY spirit

The Daily Shakedown

Thu. Mar. 9th, 2017

Citywide April Fools Day Pillow Fight Returns w/ Big Prizes

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

On Saturday, April 1, 2017 Volume One will revive its citywide April Fools’ Day Pillow Fight in downtown Eau Claire, Wis. The huge community pillowfight used to be an annual tradition, held each April 1 from 2006 through 2012 until the squishy brawl went on indefinite hiatus ...

Wed. Mar. 8th, 2017

Bomb Tacos Light Up With Authentic Taco Tastiness

Natalie Rosenkranz, photos by Andrea Paulseth

If you’re in search of tasty tacos that’ll leave you feeling nothing but satisfied, then look no further: Royce Roberts and his partners Dan Cook, Tony Cook, and Brian Joseph recently opened Bomb Tacos in downtown Chippewa Falls ...

Tue. Mar. 7th, 2017

Budget Delays UWEC Projects

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Walker’s plan delays Haas, Governors Hall renovations

ArtsWest 38

Sun. Feb. 26th, 2017

On Thursday, February 23, ArtsWest 38 held its opening reception and awards ceremony at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire. ArstWest is a major juried exhibit for regional artists ...

Thu. Feb. 23rd, 2017

Fab Lab for Everyone

Zach Schultz, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Children’s Museum’s latest gets creative with science

Tue. Feb. 21st, 2017

Mindfulness in the Classroom

Kristin Schrader, photos by Andrea Paulseth

students, teachers say meditative practice improves kids’ lives

Tue. Feb. 21st, 2017

Unraveling the Heart

BJ Hollars, photos by Andrea Paulseth

best-selling local author Butler explores fathers, sons in powerful new novel

Thu. Feb. 9th, 2017

Getting Handy With the Arts

by Amanda Foxcroft, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Fiber Arts & Folk Life Festival combines cultures

Thu. Feb. 9th, 2017

Opening Shot | Feb. 8, 2017

photos by Andrea Paulseth

MADE IN THE SHADE. If the sun hasn’t been too cruel, you’ll still be able to find this delightful snowman on North Dewey Street in Eau Claire. Unexpected additions such as an umbrella and a small flock of birds really ramp up the whimsy on this guy.

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Feb. 7th, 2017

Micon to Bring Movie Magic to Wausau

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Micon Cinemas plans to expand beyond the Chippewa Valley by building a 10-screen movie theater in downtown Wausau by next year. The Wausau City Council recently ...

Thu. Feb. 2nd, 2017

Mindfulness in the Classroom

Kristin Schrader, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Mindfulness, one of the many forms of meditation, is gaining recognition in educational systems throughout the world. In the Chippewa Valley, there are many teachers either applying formal mindfulness skills or skills such as deep breathing to help students be more ...

Thu. Feb. 2nd, 2017

Quick Tips on Maintaining Mindfulness

Katie McMorran, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Do you know that your energy totally affects your kids? It does! When you are tense, everyone can feel it. Whether it’s stress, annoyance, or frustration ...

Wed. Feb. 1st, 2017

You Can Help Take Down the Irvine Park Lights

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

As the holiday season draws to an end, the lights and displays at Irvine Park in Chippewa Falls must be turned off and packed up. The disassembling of the Christmas Village starts ...

Northwest Wisconsin Winter Fest and Games

Mon. Jan. 30th, 2017

The 2017 Northwest Wisconsin Winter Fest and Games took place on Lake Altoona and featured ATV and motorcycle races, live music, an ice fishing contest, softball, helicopter rides, a fun run, pond hockey, and more. Photos are from Saturday, January 28.

Mon. Jan. 30th, 2017

Just Peachy

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

ECCT brings musical version of James and the Giant Peach to The State

Mon. Jan. 30th, 2017

The Full Moon: CVTG to stage Moon Over Buffalo

Barbara Arnold, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Looking for some deep belly and gut-busting laughs in the midst of winter in the frozen tundra? Then head over to The Grand Theatre for Moon Over Buffalo, a situation comedy ...

131st Annual Silver Mine Invitational

Sun. Jan. 29th, 2017

The 131st Silver Mine Invitational is an exciting international ski jumping competition with top skiers from the US, Norway, Finland, Slovenia, Kazakhstan, Canada and many other countries ...

Fri. Jan. 27th, 2017

Listen for the Birds

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

in Flock Together, Hollars reminds us that extinct birds’ fates may be our own

2017 Contriby Awards Gala

Fri. Jan. 27th, 2017

Check out the fantastic fun we had at the 4th Annual Contriby Awards Gala – where Volume One editors handed out awards to the magazine's contributing writers, photographers, and artists ...

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. Jan. 25th, 2017

Mondovi Artist Revitalizes Ancient Encaustic Form

Hannah Mumm, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Kay Geraghty spent her career behind a camera lens. Ask and the retired photographer will assure you that she can’t paint in oil, acrylics, or watercolor. She worries that her online class on realistic portraiture drawing will be above her skill level ...

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Jan. 24th, 2017

Library's New Makerspace Offers Chance to Explore

Pan Thao, photos by Andrea Paulseth

If you’re looking to pick up a new skill, discover a new talent, or dust off a rusty one, then the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library’s new makerspace, the Dabble Box, has just the tools to help you find your spark and craft up your dreams ...

Fri. Jan. 13th, 2017

2017 Looking Ahead

V1 Staff, graphic designer by Eric Christenson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

What's in store for the Chippewa Valley this year?

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2017

Winter Fest and Games Returns to Frozen Lake Altoona

Brendon Paucek, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Put on your snowshoes and rev up your snowmobiles: The third annual Winter Fest and Games presented by CCF Bank is coming up! From Jan. 27-29 Lake Altoona will be the coolest spot around with a flurry ...

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2017

Perfecting Their Chops

Pan Thao, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Chippewa Falls hotel restaurant raises the steaks

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2017

On Her Own

Katy Macek, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Jerrika Mighelle of sister trio QuinnElizabeth forges ahead with solo album

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2017

Opening Shot | Jan. 11, 2017

photos by Andrea Paulseth

A NEW YEAR BOOM. Thousands gathered in downtown Eau Claire on New Year’s Eve to ring in 2017 with all kinds of festivities including lantern parades, live music at every conceivable venue, a swanky gala/fundraiser at The Lismore, a kids party at the Children’s Museum, and fireworks at midnight.

Wed. Jan. 11th, 2017

Southside Suds

Amanda Foxcroft, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Southtowne Pub busts into the Eau Claire bar scene

Wed. Jan. 11th, 2017

Going Yoga? How to Find a Teacher

Christopher Hayden, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Hot? Cold? Fast? Slow? The valley offers a vast array of yoga options