Issue #376 January 23, 2019

Teaching Kindness

At the Northwest Reading Clinic, Ruth Harris has brought 50 years of life-changing gifts to the Chippewa Valley.

Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Kindness is essential. But what is it that marks the difference between a good teacher and one who serves for 50 years, helping more than 5,000 students overcome personal, emotional, and physical difficulties to improve their literacy and lives?

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Issue #356 April 18, 2018

New Neighborhoods - Crest Ridge Court

woods, trails, and space to make your home your own in this new Southside neighborhood

The area surrounding this new development is wooded and quaint, just a hop away from Eau Claire’s extensive trail system, a skip from Lowes Creek County Park, and a jump from the Eau Claire Soccer Park. The 15 lots in Crest Ridge Court – averaging about a third of an acre each – will have full city water and sewer in place, too.

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Issue #356 April 18, 2018

New Neighborhoods - Hallie Ridge Estates

neighborhood boasts best of Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire, and Lake Hallie

Hallie Ridge Estates features a number of recreational facilities, including a community center, in-ground pool, and exercise gym. Residents may also enjoy tennis courts, basketball courts, and sports fields only a short walk, drive, or bike ride from their home.

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Issue #356 April 18, 2018

New Neighborhoods - Winterhaven

find serenity and comfort amid the tree-covered hills of this neighborhood south of Eau Claire

Just a few miles south of Eau Claire in the rolling landscape of the aptly named town of Pleasant Valley, you’ll find Winterhaven – a peaceful, wooded neighborhood offering privacy and serenity.

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