New Year’s celebrations offer fun for the whole gang
Emily Kinzel, photos by Kelly Whitman
For one day out of the year, people around the world throw parties with confetti, champagne, and screenings of the ball dropping in Times Square to celebrate the arrival of the New Year. However, for those who have procreated ...
coalition wants to make better use of city-cut lumber
Tom Giffey, photos by Kelly Whitman
If a tree falls in the forest, does it make a sound? We’re still pondering that philosophical question. However, we do know what happens when a tree falls in Eau Claire, at least on city property: It’s turned into wood chips ...
The Northern Wisconsin Fair took place July 10-14 at the fairgrounds in Chippewa Falls and included all your fair favorites: deep fried food, live music, animals, and over a mile of carnival rides and attractions.
On Sunday, November 6 the 3rd Annual Wisconsin Woodturners Exposition took place at The Plaza Hotel in Eau Claire. Demonstration topics focused on wood turning skills and techniques, however, wood carving and fiber arts demonstrations were also prese
Downtown Eau Claire, Inc.'s annual Summerfest event took place on Saturday, August 6 and featured a car show, inflatable fun zone, live and recorded music, food vendors, crafters, a Strongman Challenge and more.
annual big rig fest brings back famous Ice Road Trucker
Max Grones, photos by Kelly Whitman
Our fair city will soon play host to the Eau Claire Big Rig Truck Show, and this year’s special guest Alex Debogorski. Debogorski gained notoriety through the Discovery Channel show Ice Road Truckers and is currently on tour across the U.S. promoting
On Saturday, May 14, the public was invited to visit Muscle Car Restorations, Inc. (in Chippewa Falls) for their annual open house. The 30,000 square foot restoration facility showcased in-progress restorations and demonstrations of their in-house...
This event, which took place August 20-22, featured about 75 gorgeous trucks from across the country, including award-winning show trucks, vendor booths and live music. Also, people could meet Alex Debogorski from "Ice Road Truckers." A portion ...