Andrea Paulseth

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3rd Annual Holiday Toy Trains

Tue. Dec. 12th, 2017

Visitors to the Chippewa Valley Museum this holiday season can marvel at a 384 square foot standard gauge toy train display decked out for the holidays on select dates from November 24 to December 30.

Tue. Dec. 12th, 2017

Chosen to Lead

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

female officeholders challenge the status quo

Tue. Dec. 12th, 2017

A Woman of Action

by Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

UW-Eau Claire professor Selika Ducksworth-Lawton improves her community by doing

Tue. Dec. 12th, 2017

A Lifetime Climb

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Chippewa Valley woman heads up Eau Claire manufacturing company

Tue. Dec. 12th, 2017

Power of the Purse

by Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local women use collective giving to support community

6th Annual Clearwater Winter Parade

Tue. Dec. 5th, 2017

The 6th annual Clearwater Winter Parade kicked off the holiday season in downtown Eau Claire on the evening of Friday, Dec. 1 with fireworks from the Grand Avenue footbridge ...

Tue. Nov. 28th, 2017

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 ....

Tue. Nov. 28th, 2017

Lights, Music, Boxing: Young entrepreneur opens nightclub boxing gym

by Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

This is going to be a nightclub gym,” Hector Pucheta said with a grin. “Do you know what that means?” He strode over to a control module in the corner of the gym and began to tinker. He switched the main lights off and ...

Tue. Nov. 28th, 2017

Miles Ahead

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

EC rapper wants his mixtape to mean something

Tue. Nov. 28th, 2017

Foul or Fare? Increase in cost to ride bus riles transit advocates

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The new year will mean new fares for Eau Claire bus riders, and the end result likely will be more money for the transit system but fewer people riding the bus. The City of Eau Claire’s recently approved 2018 budget ...

Wed. Nov. 15th, 2017

Trail Following Chippewa River's West Bank Nears Completion

by Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

A new trail connecting Madison Street to the High Bridge over the Chippewa River is scheduled to open this month. The 12-foot-wide trail will span 3,500 feet along the west bank of the Chippewa River ...

Wed. Nov. 15th, 2017

Facing Down Monsters

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire native explores his own experiences in fictionalized murder tale

Tue. Nov. 14th, 2017

Confidence in the Future: After sale of firm, Jamf co-founder sees upward path

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

In a few short years, Jamf has become one of Eau Claire’s highest-profile businesses, thanks in no small part to the firm’s new downtown office building and the community involvement pursued by the company and its co-founder, Eau Claire native Zach Halmstad. Jamf ...

Mon. Nov. 6th, 2017

Fashion Focus

photos by Andrea Paulseth

we scoured a few local hotspots for the most fashion-forward individuals we could find to talk about their unique style

Mon. Nov. 6th, 2017

Exhibit Explores Artist Vaughter's Grotesque, Tender Sensibilities

Hope Greene, photos by Andrea Paulseth

“Strange Children,” Kim Vaughter’s exhibition at Janet Carson Gallery, delivers on its title. In the show, Vaughter continues her ongoing work with odd, strangely proportioned, symbolically constructed ...

Tue. Oct. 31st, 2017

Creating the Future

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

initiative will set goals for growth of Valley’s creative economy

Tue. Oct. 31st, 2017

A Legacy of Kindness: Sweet Legacy Vintage gives back in style

by Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Tammy Hurt has been partying for more than 35 years. In college, she had the best-decorated living space of any student she knew, and she hosted shindigs and soirees there whenever she could ...

Tue. Oct. 31st, 2017

Cold One and a Cut

Bryan Reynolds, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Dapper Man makes looking sharp a leisurely affair

Tue. Oct. 31st, 2017

Chippewa Valley Jewelry Designer Thrives on Elegant Curves

Laura Lash, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Token Jewelry collection displays fine lines and delicate details in such an ethereal way it will have you thinking of silver linings on dark clouds or the sliver of an amber moon in the fall night sky ...

Tue. Oct. 31st, 2017

Video Game Nostalgia Leads to Father-Son Business

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Some people want their two front teeth for Christmas. Stuart Sandler of Eau Claire wanted a Pitfall! shadowbox. “I’m a child of the ’80s. I grew up during the height of Atari and Nintendo (the first NES), and I loved the game Pitfall,” he reminisced. “I wanted to be like David Crane, the guy who programmed the game.”

Eau Claire Uptown Art Jam

Sun. Oct. 22nd, 2017

On Saturday, October 21, seven nationally recognized mural artists brightened the exterior of the large garage doors at Artisan Forage Studios as part of Eau Claire's Uptown Art Jam ...

Fri. Oct. 20th, 2017

New Local Literary Journal Highlights Valley Writing Community

by Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eric Rasmussen, the muscle and hustle behind soon-to-be-released Eau Claire literary journal Barstow & Grand, has the focused, mile-a-minute energy of a writer swiftly approaching a deadline ...

Fri. Oct. 20th, 2017

Opening Shot | Oct. 18, 2017

photos by Andrea Paulseth

OVER THE RAINBOW. The unveiling of the River Lights at Phoenix Park took place on Thursday evening, Oct. 12. The lights are scheduled to be lit every night from sunset until 11pm and to turn back on at 5am until sunrise for an early-morning display ...

Wed. Oct. 18th, 2017

Getting Ready to Get Active

Mary Pica-Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

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

Tue. Oct. 17th, 2017

Oh, the Horror (Show)

Emily Kinzel, photos by Andrea Paulseth

ECCT encourages participation at Rocky Horror show

Tue. Oct. 17th, 2017

Blue Ox Running Opens up With Sharp Community Mindset, Superior Gear

Brendon Paucek, photos by Andrea Paulseth

It doesn’t take a very long walk or jog along the lovely Chippewa River State Trail to conclude there’s a lot of traffic – the good kind of traffic. Runners, walkers, bikers, and the like explore the cityscape ...

The River Lights at Phoenix Park

Sun. Oct. 15th, 2017

The unveiling of the River Lights at Phoenix Park took place on Thursday, October 12. The lights are scheduled to be lit every night from sunset until 11pm and turn back on at 5am until sunrise for an early-morning display.

Thu. Oct. 5th, 2017

There's No Escaping History

Emily Kinzel, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Schlegelmilch House becomes spooky Halloween puzzle

Thu. Oct. 5th, 2017

Rolling out a Pétanque Scene

Barbara Arnold, photos by Andrea Paulseth

French game now has permanent home in Eau Claire’s Wilson Park

Thu. Oct. 5th, 2017

Hope Fades for Pagoda

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

fundraising plans to restore landmark end, museum intends to salvage only top of structure

Thu. Oct. 5th, 2017

Opening Shot | Oct. 4, 2017

photos by Andrea Paulseth

THE NETS ARE COMING. Construction on the $10 million Menard Family YMCA Tennis Center in Eau Claire is well underway at the corner of Menomonie Street and Carson Park Drive ...

Wed. Oct. 4th, 2017

The World Is a Gallery

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

artist has grand plans for local pop-up art galleries

Tue. Oct. 3rd, 2017

A Force of Artists

Eric Christenson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Artisan Forge Studios goes all in on ambitious art event

Tue. Oct. 3rd, 2017

Back to the Future

Natalie Rosenkranz, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Metro could be a new hope for concert-goers and the local music scene

Tue. Oct. 3rd, 2017

How Tiny Chips Save Lives

Sarah Hewitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

microchipping is quick, easy, and invaluable if fido runs away

Wed. Sep. 27th, 2017

FEATURE: Have You Brunched Lately?

Olivia Lockwood, graphic designer by Eric Christenson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

with a bunch of dynamic new restaurants in Eau Claire, the weekend brunch scene is popping off with cocktails, live music, and good vibes