The proposal for a new 25-stall private parking lot on Valmont Avenue was soundly disliked by the majority of business owners at Monday's public meeting with the Eau Claire City Council. The proposed lot would be built between two strip malls ...
A University of Wisconsin Oshkosh associate professor has recieved an award for her terribly written sentence. Sue Fondrie earned the grand prize for her submission to the 2011 Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest - an annual event that dares entrants to...
Compelled to relive a childhood trip, and after a four hour ride, I found myself staring up at a giant ceramic pot in which baby dragons and plants sprouted in equal amounts – the first indicator of the strangeness that is the House on the Rock.
Ever feel like cruising through the wetlands in an open-air antique train at relaxing speeds? Don't worry, if things really get out of hand you could hop on out and tuck and roll. That’s what an open-air train is all about right?
Hey, if you'd like to conduct a symphony orchestra in Sheboygan or manage an opera in Madison, well you're in luck, my friend. You, now, as long as you're qualified. Check out this webpage and send in those résumés!
As you've no doubt heard, Borders is officially closing its doors, which of course includes the location in Eau Claire. Considering the lack of any other large area bookstore, the loss of Borders is a relative bombshell from many locals.
Itching to hop into a kayak and splash into a Chippewa Valley river ... for the very first time? Sweet. Here's a list of tips to help the beginner kayaker avoid some common mistakes, and a list of local shops to help get you started.
"I can take two cans of beer and pour them into two glasses without using my hands, neck, elbows, or any of that good stuff that hangs down below." – stupid human trickster and David Letterman guest Doug Stelzer
You may want to reconsider the five-second rule if you’re picnicking in the area of Owen Park. There appears to be no immediate danger for park visitors as the contaminated soil is currently covered by a foot of sand placed within the dirt.
It’s interesting Wisconsin facts day! Because I know you all need to buff up on your Wisconsin trivia skills, here are some highlights of a 50 fact long list compiled by 50states.com in no discernable order.
You’re most likely going to feel itchy after reading this blog, but that’s OK because a little scratching never hurt anyone. Ticks are incredible creatures. If you think you can outsmart a tick, you are most likely going to be wrong ...
As if Eau Claire receiving a bronze medal for being a “Bike Friendly Community” wasn’t enough, the “League of American Bicyclists” (a non-profit organization) has recognized Wisconsin as the third most bike-friendly state of the Union
Humming along since 2002, Volume One is a magazine, an
event & video production company, & a retail store based in Eau Claire, WI.
Volume One & The Local Store
205 N. Dewey St. (downtown)
Eau Claire, WI 54703