Volume One Contributors

writers, photographers, artists

Dacia Miller

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Like Magic

Jyl Kelley’s strange photo and installation art

Dacia Miller

Jyl designed and built her own set of pinhole cameras, 33 of them to be exact, which are a primitive camera by today’s standards, but help her to bridge the gap between the past and present.

Rockin' Rosie

Rosie Flores, queen of rockabilly, comes to the Heyde

Dacia Miller

Rosie Flores is coming to the Valley with her high-octane show of country-rockabilly sounds in tow. The Texas-born, California-raised singer/songwriter has added her flavor to numerous compilation CDs...

Menards Hops on the Kubb Wagon

Dacia Miller

If you haven’t heard of Kubb, then you should probably educate yourself. The “Viking chess” game is one of the most popular lawn games in the Chippewa Valley, and its popularity is growing rapidly.

They Write the Songs

Mabel Tainter draws together area singer-songwriters

Dacia Miller

The Mabel Tainter Theater is set to hold an amazing evening of music featuring western Wisconsin singers and songwriters, hosted by Tom Martin-Erickson.

Harvey Hall Overhaul

95-year-old Stout theater gets a deserved remodel

Dacia Miller

Stout’s headquarters for the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, Harvey Hall, is also the home to the Harvey Hall Theatre. Over the past fall and winter the theater and surrounding lobby have undergone a $5.6 million renovation.

Heyde Center's Spring Art Show Celebrates 45 Years

Dacia Miller

The Heyde Center is once again host for the 45th Annual Spring Arts Show, sponsored by the Chippewa Herald in cooperation with the Chippewa Valley Cultural Association. This celebration of the Valley’s artistic culture will open with a reception.

Ralph’s Red Apple Grill

new Chippewa eatery latest to go ‘all local’

Dacia Miller

So it’s a Saturday night and you need a new place to eat. Ralph’s Red Apple Grill just opened up in Chippewa Falls so you give it a shot. You might walk in and think you see a homey version of an Applebees. But look closer.

UWEC continues ‘Monologues’ tradition

Dacia Miller

It’s time once again for the annual production of The Vagina Monologues. Every spring the VDAY organization on the UW-Eau Claire campus produces this show to raise awareness about violence against women and donations to help fund local groups and she

A Mountain of Flavor

Fuji Sushi & Steakhouse offers taste of teppanyaki

Dacia Miller, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Chalk one up for Asian cuisine on the Chippewa Valley’s smorgasbord of dining options. Allow me to introduce Fuji Sushi and Steakhouse, a brand-new Japanese restaurant that has ...