Andrea Paulseth

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Fri. Dec. 2nd, 2016

Opening Shot | Nov. 30, 2016

photos by Andrea Paulseth

HOT TO TROT. Costumed fun was on the menu at the annual Festival Foods Turkey Trot on Nov. 24 in Eau Claire. The run benefits the YMCA and the Boys and Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley.

Thu. Dec. 1st, 2016

40 Years of Pancakes & Pie

Katy Macek, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire’s Greg Kotecki has made a career at Perkins

Thu. Dec. 1st, 2016

Staging the Holidays

James Johonnott, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local theater groups bring Christmas to life

Wed. Nov. 30th, 2016

Between the Local Lines

Hannah Mumm, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire will soon have its own adult coloring book

Wed. Nov. 30th, 2016

Artsy Address

Darrion Behrendt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

three women collaborate on new art gallery, 200 Main

Wed. Nov. 30th, 2016

Caffeinate EC: A Guide to Uniqueu Offerings From Chippewa Valley Cafes

Brendon Paucek, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire’s many coffee houses are not one in the same. Each one has some creative minds behind the counter experimenting, testing, and drawing inspiration from all kinds of places to create some fantastic drinks for your next ...

Turkey Trot 2016

Mon. Nov. 28th, 2016

The 9th annual Festival Foods Turkey Trot took place on Thursday, November 24 at Hobbs Ice Arena and featured a 2 and 5 mile race.

Mon. Nov. 21st, 2016

DeLong Middle School Art Fair Highlights Adolescent Creativity

Ken Szymanski, photos by Andrea Paulseth

People wouldn’t normally associate middle schools with community art centers. But why not? They have the space, the supplies, and boundless creative energy. On October 15, DeLong Middle School’s A Knight’s Faire showed how student entrepreneurs, professional artists ...

Thu. Nov. 17th, 2016

Making Carson Park Even More Playful

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Considering all of the attractions in Carson Park – the baseball stadium, the trains, the two museums, the fishing spots and horseshoe pits – it’s easy for some of us to forget that the park is also home to one of the Chippewa Valley’s biggest and best playgrounds...

Thu. Nov. 17th, 2016

Children's Museum Shows Off New Digs

Katie Larson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Most people love to experience something new when in a familiar space. The Children’s Museum of Eau Claire played with this notion by combining several creative ideas and funds, generated from 9 months of consecutive revenue growth...

Thu. Nov. 17th, 2016

You Can Help With Lights & Sights at Irvine Park's Christmas Village!

Katie Larson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The staff at Irvine Park needs some help setting up the Christmas Village display this year. Slated to light up the park at 5pm on Thanksgiving Day, there is still a lot of work that needs to be accomplished before the opening ceremonies can commence...

Thu. Nov. 17th, 2016

Play Ball! Jeffers Road Park Is Now Open

Katie Larson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

To the delight of kids in the Eau Claire community, the new playground at Jeffers Road Park on Eau Claire’s northwest side is officially open...

Thu. Nov. 17th, 2016

Yankee Pride

Brendon Paucek, photos by Andrea Paulseth

an old name in a new place, Yankee Jack’s Public House caters to many tastes

Thu. Nov. 17th, 2016

Opening Shot | Nov. 16, 2016

photos by Andrea Paulseth

GETTING HIGH ON WATER STREET. Work is well underway for the $12 million, four-story mixed-use redevelopment project on the 200 block of Water Street. Initial plans for the building feature a 12,000 square foot grocery store and 87 apartments.

Wed. Nov. 16th, 2016

Keep Your Eyes Peeled

Laura Lash, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Giants of Midgard let it rip on new album Beware

Wed. Nov. 16th, 2016

So, What Makes a Craft Cocktail?

Thom Fountain, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Let’s cut to the chase here: We’re going to spend a lot of time here just talking about booze. But booze plays an important role in our culture. We gather in bars to watch sports and talk politics and go on first dates and celebrate our lives ...

Wed. Nov. 16th, 2016

Breaking Down the Old Fashioned

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

it’s one of the greatest cocktails in the world, and no one does it like we do in Wisconsin

Wed. Nov. 16th, 2016

From Farm to Glass

Thom Fountain, photos by Andrea Paulseth

the freshest ingredients make the freshest cocktails

Fri. Nov. 4th, 2016

What Do You Crave?

Natalie Rosenkranz, photos by Andrea Paulseth

a new downtown smoothie shop with a nutritious twist

Fri. Nov. 4th, 2016

Mr. Smith's Supper Club

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Smith’s Country Inn owner to retire after 38 years

Thu. Nov. 3rd, 2016

Opening Shot | Nov. 2, 2016

photos by Andrea Paulseth

BET HE’S EVEN FASTER IN THE WATER. The Carson Park Five and Ten + Kid’s BOO-gie Run took place on Saturday, Oct. 29, in Eau Claire where kids and adults ran in costume.

Thu. Nov. 3rd, 2016

ELECTION FEATURE: Red, Blue, or Purple?

Luc Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

despite shifting voting patterns, the Chippewa Valley remains a sought-after swing area on Election Day

Wed. Nov. 2nd, 2016

They're Alive ... Almost

Barbara Arnold, photos by Andrea Paulseth

simulation lab gives UWEC students lifelike nursing practice

Carson Park Five and Ten + Kid's BOO-gie Run

Tue. Nov. 1st, 2016

The Half Moon 5K run/walk, Carson Park 10 mile run, and Kid's BOO-gie run took place at the Paul Bunyan Logging Camp in Carson Park on Saturday, Oct. 29. The event featured a kids and adult costume contest, a Paul Bunyan lookalike contest, and a pancake breakfast ...

Shipwrecked! An Entertainment

Sat. Oct. 22nd, 2016

Shipwrecked! An Entertainment tells the grand tale of Louis De Rougemont, a famous adventurer who gets lost on the high seas and ultimately ends up seeing fantastic things and meeting exotic people ...

Fri. Oct. 21st, 2016

Brewing Up Oktoberfest

by Amanda Foxcroft, photos by Andrea Paulseth

an overview of our locally made Oktoberfest beers

Fri. Oct. 21st, 2016

Coffee on Draft

Natalie Rosenkranz, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new N7 Café offers nitro coffee on wheels

Wed. Oct. 19th, 2016

You Won't Escape This Time

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Tactical Escape collaborates on escape room in the Schlegelmilch House, a historic Eau Claire landmark

Wed. Oct. 19th, 2016

Creating a Dementia Friendly Community

Barbara Arnold, photos by Andrea Paulseth

individuals, businesses, and groups are working together to ensure everyone is safe and welcome

Wed. Oct. 19th, 2016

Getting Ready to Get Active

Mary Pica-Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

if you want to get fit, treat exercise more like play and less like a chore

The Standup Getdown 4

Mon. Oct. 17th, 2016

The Standup Getdown returned to The Eau Claire House of Rock for its fourth installment on Saturday night, October 15 ...

The Daily Shakedown

Fri. Oct. 7th, 2016

Over 4 Years Later, Confluence Project Finally Digs In

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

One-thousand six-hundred and five. That’s the number of days that passed between the May 15, 2012, announcement of the Confluence Project and Thursday’s ceremonial groundbreaking for the downtown Eau Claire performing arts center. During that four-and-a-half-year span, an enormous ...

Tue. Oct. 4th, 2016

Breaking Ground for Inclusion

Katie Larson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The cry of “Let’s play ball!” will be heard at the newly developed baseball and softball fields at Jeffers Road Park next spring. However, come June 3, those words will be directed for the first time at the players ...

Fri. Sep. 23rd, 2016

Beaver Creek Reserve's Discovery Room Has an All-New Look

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Are you and your kids eager to learn about the plants and animals – from bald eagles to box turtles – that populate Wisconsin’s northwoods? Do you want to get an inside look – literally – at a beehive ...

Fri. Sep. 23rd, 2016

Dixit: Have a Blast With Some Deep Thinking

Mike Paulus, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Dixit is a game that gets me and my kids thinking in new ways – right there at the kitchen table, it can trick you into abstract thought through beautiful pictures and rousing, competitive play ...

Thu. Sep. 22nd, 2016

Transform Your Look ... for Good

Darrion Behrendt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local experts perfect the ‘microblading’ technique for amazing semi-permanent brows

Thu. Sep. 22nd, 2016

Kickin' It Old School

by Amanda Foxcroft, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Kickball Classic is back to rock you at Cinder City Park

Wed. Sep. 21st, 2016

Little Bits of Grace

Mike Paulus, Raquel Dorf, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new Michael Perry book compiles best Roughneck Grace columns

The Daily Shakedown

Mon. Sep. 12th, 2016

Eau Claire's Legendary "Cave Lady"

Frank Smoot, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Let's enjoy a blast from the past (July 7, 2011 to be exact) as former Volume One columnist and local history ninja Frank Smoot details the very true tale of a very real cave along the Eau Claire River – and the very real lady who once lived in it.