Butterfly Enthusiasts, Unite

Beaver Creek Butterfly Count welcomes nature lovers

Thu. Jul. 5th, 2018  |  Taylor Reisdorf

Butterfly lovers young and old are invited to experience nature and wander among butterflies as they flutter through their natural environment at the annual Beaver Creek Reserve Butterfly Count ...

Let Us Eat Cake

thoughts on the "no lineup lineup" at Eaux Claires IV

Thu. Jul. 5th, 2018  |  Laura Buchholz

In a recent interview with Volume One, Justin Vernon addressed the controversy surrounding his festival’s experimental decision not to release the names of the bands that would be playing until the festival ...

Stop in for a Spell

pagan store will connect locals with nature, each other

Tue. Jul. 3rd, 2018  |  Lauren Fisher, photos by Nicole Johnson

Tucked under a shingled awning on East Grand Avenue is a cozy storefront where the floors are being redone, the walls are being painted purple, and wares from cauldrons to tarot cards are being arranged ...

Bremer Grant Will Aid Community Foundation

Mon. Jul. 2nd, 2018  |  Barbara Arnold

Donors and grant requesters to the Eau Claire Community Foundation will be able to navigate the system more easily thanks to an $18,746 technology grant from the Otto Bremer Trust. The grant will enable the foundation ...

On the Cover | June 27, 2018

learn more about V1's cover art from Lori Chilefone

Mon. Jul. 2nd, 2018

“I enjoy working in many artistic mediums, especially collage, gouache, oils, liquid light projections, henna, and ukulele ..."

Opening Shot | June 27, 2018

Mon. Jul. 2nd, 2018  |  photos by Andrea Paulseth

YOGA PARTY. On Wednesday, June 20, Latitude 44 Yoga Studio hosted the biggest yoga party of the year in Eau Claire’s Phoenix Park to celebrate the 3rd Annual International Day of Yoga.

U.S. National Kubb Championship Returns!

Mon. Jul. 2nd, 2018  |  Emilee Wentland, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Kubb is a Swedish baton-throwing lawn game that can be played by pretty much anyone, and it just so happens that the largest kubb championship outside of Europe is held right here in Eau Claire, aka the "Kubb Capital of North America" since 2011 ...

UW-Stout Alum Andy Ducett & His Eaux Claires Art Installations

Mon. Jul. 2nd, 2018  |  Patti See

Buying a ticket to the upcoming Eaux Claires is a leap of faith, given the secrecy. The fest website professes, “. . . it’s about the collection of art and artists reacting with the collection of you. . . . You: willing to walk into a mix of art and sound. . . . ”