Bon Iver - Full Eaux Claires Set (2016)

Mon. Aug. 15th, 2016

Check out Bon Iver's entire 48-minute Friday night set from the 2016 Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival, uploaded by "cookiecrumblemusic." Apart from the final three songs, the performance debut's Bon Iver's new album, 22, A Million.

Northern Lights Over Lake Eau Claire

Wed. Aug. 3rd, 2016  |  Justin Patchin

Footage was taken on the night of August 3, 2016. From photographer Justin Patchin: "Northern Lights and lightning cloud over Lake Eau Claire (western Wisconsin). Time Lapse of about 400 images."

Eau Claire's Booming Feedback Loop (Video Excerpt)

Wed. Jul. 20th, 2016  |  V1 Staff

Perhaps you've felt the exciting new energy in Eau Claire recently. Well, hot tip – here's what's really going on. This recent explosion in development? All the new ideas, events, and businesses? Underneath all of it you’ll find what we call a “feedback loop.”

Mount Vernon - 1998 Battle of Bands, Memorial High School

Tue. Jul. 5th, 2016

Lest we forget, check out where things started for people like Justin Vernon, Phil Cook, Brad Cook, and Joe Westerlund – a fresh-faced Mount Vernon playing the Memorial High School Battle of the Bands in 1998.

Bon Iver at the Sydney Opera House – "Michicant"

Wed. Jun. 8th, 2016

"A song about fear, childhood and the changing of seasons, the tender 'Michicant' featured not only the achingly beautiful falsetto of Bon Iver but also a breathtaking alto sax solo ..."

Bernie Sanders in Eau Claire

Mon. Apr. 4th, 2016

Bernie Sanders's full speech at UWEC's Zorn Arena in Eau Claire on Saturday, April 2, ahead of Wisconsin's 2016 presidential primaries.

Donald Trump in Eau Claire

Mon. Apr. 4th, 2016

Donald Trump's full speech at Memorial High School in Eau Claire on Saturday, April 2, ahead of Wisconsin's 2016 presidential primaries.

Hillary Clinton in Eau Claire

Mon. Apr. 4th, 2016

Hillary Clinton's full speech at the Lismore Hotel in Eau Claire on Saturday, April 2, ahead of Wisconsin's 2016 presidential primaries.

Ted Cruz in Eau Claire

Mon. Apr. 4th, 2016

A small part of Ted Cruz's speech at Florian Gardens in Eau Claire on Sunday, April 3, ahead of Wisconsin's 2016 presidential primaries.

The Oxbow Hotel - Eau Claire, WI

Thu. Mar. 31st, 2016

A short and basic rendering tour from the exterior and interior of the forthcoming Oxbow Hotel, opening summer 2016 in Eau Claire, WI. Renderings by Shelter Architecture and SDS Architects. Local music by Happy Apple. For more information visit www.theoxbowhotel.com

Jason Isbell – "Cover Me Up" at The State Theatre

Thu. Mar. 31st, 2016

Video uploaded by YouTuber Jeremiah Gardner, who writes, "Jason and the 400 Unit earned a standing ovation for this stirring performance at the State Theatre, also known as the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center, in Eau Claire, Wis. Shot with iPhone from the second row – 11.13.15."

Chippewa River Flooding (03/18/2016)

Mon. Mar. 21st, 2016

Drone footage of the Chippewa River posted by Brett Walker on March 18, 2016, showing some flooding and lots of springtime currents. The video starts near the High Bridge and continues into downtown.

"RedMarkerBlackMarker" by FanOffBirdSafe

Tue. Mar. 1st, 2016

A music video for "RedMarkerBlackMarker" by Eau Claire's FanOffBirdSafe, who say it's a "Stupid fun video we threw together on a Friday night."

R.O.I. Return On Ingenuity — The Most Costly Mistake

Thu. Feb. 25th, 2016

Written, conceived, and narrated by award-winning local designer and Fast Company blogger David Brier ... "This is about Entrepreneurs, Rebels, Game Changers and Innovators. In other words, those who get things DONE. "

The State Theater Was a Filthy Mess (in 1986)

Thu. Feb. 11th, 2016

A WEAU 13 News report from June 12, 1986 covering "the state of the State Theatre and a plan to renovate and reopen it by 1988." You hear from a few of the key local people who helped to lead the restoration of the theater from an empty, neglected movie house ...

Making Sense of "Crazy" | Amy McGovern | TEDxUW-Stout

Wed. Feb. 3rd, 2016

With powerful, reflective details, Amy Martin McGovern shares her personal experience with brain disorder. Symptoms that present as one illness may in actuality be of a different cause. In pushing the audience to explore the question “What would you do if you could not trust your brain?” ...