Grocery Wars: 1998–2017

Fri. Nov. 3rd, 2017

We went a little nuts and decided to trace the comings and goings of Eau Claire’s grocery stores over the years, from 1998 through the present. Watch it and see how ...

"Snowflakes as Big as Donuts" – First Snowfall, 2017

Fri. Oct. 27th, 2017

From David Brier, just outside of Menomonie ... "The flakes were so big. I was quick to grab my iPhone and capture snowflakes so big, they practically required their own ZIP codes. It was the first snow of this season on October 27 ..."

A First Taste of Chippewa Valley Restaurant Week

Mon. Sep. 18th, 2017

Learn more about Chippewa Valley Restaurant Week 2017 (now thru Sept. 24) and take a peek at last week's First Taste Culinary Crawl kickoff event at Banbury Place in Eau Claire (Sept. 14) ...

US National Kubb Championship (Drone's Eye View)

Wed. Jul. 26th, 2017

Soar like a kubb-loving eagle over the 11th Annual US National Kubb Championship (July 8 and 9, 2017) where over 450 players (on 128 teams) from all over the country gathered at the Eau Claire Soccer Fields.

Pit Wagon – "Gramps"

Fri. Apr. 21st, 2017

Music Video for "Gramps" by Eau Claire-based trio Pit Wagon – off their album Well to be released in May 20, 2017.

Ian Alexy - High As A Plane

Wed. Mar. 8th, 2017

New video for "High As A Plane" by Ian Alexy, from his the record Deserters (available now).

Kalispell - Live at Hive Studio (Eau Claire)

Fri. Feb. 24th, 2017  |  Mike Paulus

As locals know, Shane Leonard has been playing and touring as a percussionist and multi-instrumentalist with several bands for the past few years like Field Report, The Stray Birds, and not to mention ...

Steve Bateman's Treasure Map

Wed. Dec. 14th, 2016

Fantastic! Check out this video focusing on longtime local artist Steve Bateman's various sculptures scattered around Eau Claire and beyond ...

Quick Sketches on the Huebsch Property

Fri. Dec. 9th, 2016

Local artist, musician, and filmmaker Joe Maurer printed off Volume One's blank 'Huebsch Property' Site Plan and dreamed up a bunch of his own ideas for development on the property. See what you think – and make sure you watch it to the end!

Local Dog "Harley Rose" Rides on Motorcycle

Mon. Nov. 14th, 2016

Posted by Sharon Dillon, who says, "My husband has PTSD and chronic pain. He also has a service dog named Harley Rose. During the spring and summer they enjoy riding around town on my husband's Harley [motorcycle]."

Bon Iver's 22, A Million Press Conference @The Lakely

Thu. Oct. 27th, 2016

Hey, remember when Bon Iver's Justin Vernon held a secret worldwide press event in Eau Claire on September 2 at The Lakely in the new Oxbow Hotel? Local, national, and overseas journalists converged on Eau Claire to discuss the band's forthcoming new record, 22, A Million ...

Michael Seman on Growing a Local Music Scene: DIY All Age Venues

Fri. Oct. 21st, 2016

Michael Seman, director of creative industries, research and policy at the University of Colorado Denver College of Arts and Media, was the keynote speaker for Visit Eau Claire’s Music City Summit on October 7. Volume One asked him to identify a way for Eau Claire can help grow its music scene.

Kayaking Eau Claire River

Fri. Sep. 30th, 2016

Take a kayak ride down part of the Eau Claire River after rains swelled the waters in September of 2016.

Look Back: Eaux Claires 2016

Fri. Aug. 19th, 2016

Eaux Claires 2016 was flooded with wonderful moments of musical madness, quiet reflection, community togetherness, and artistic experimentation. While we were out on the grounds taking it all in, our pal Anthony Casanova ...