Josh Smeltzer


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Wed. Apr. 10th, 2013

Tied to the Code

Barbara Arnold, photos by Josh Smeltzer

from kindergartners to college students, learning computer programming can boost creativity

Tue. Mar. 26th, 2013

Fanning the Flames

Tom Giffey, photos by Josh Smeltzer

plague of negative web comments can squash good ideas

Tue. Mar. 12th, 2013

Don't Kiss Me, I'm Irish

Katelyn Derricott, photos by Josh Smeltzer

not everyone with Irish roots celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. Jan. 9th, 2013

Attack of the Ice Nessie!

Mike Paulus, photos by Josh Smeltzer

The “Loch Chip Monster” has returned, and this time, it’s frozen. My wife Shannon spotted the new sculpture this morning driving across the Madison Street bridge. In case you’re not familiar with the Legend of the Loch Chip Monster ...

Mon. Oct. 15th, 2012

A Toilet Paper Tradition

Trevor Kupfer, illustrated by Josh Smeltzer

a classic prank that needs to see a Chippewa Valley insurgency

Wed. Sep. 19th, 2012

Time to Rethink the Water

Nick Meyer, illustrated by Josh Smeltzer

waking up to the recreational, cultural, and economic value of our waterways

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. Jun. 26th, 2012

New Uniroyal Tee at the Local Store

Mike Paulus, photos by Josh Smeltzer

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the closing of the Uniroyal tire factory in Eau Claire (now Banbury Place) – a critical moment in the city's recent history. To commemorate how important Uniroyal was to our community's identity, we've created a...

Rally at EC City Hall - March 10, 2011

Thu. Mar. 10th, 2011

Eau Claire citizens gather along Farwell Street in downtown Eau Claire, in front of City Hall, before and during a special meeting called by the Eau Claire City Council in response to controversial legislative moves taken on Wednesday ...