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Tue. May. 8th, 2018

It’s Fur Real: The Past Passed Here brings voyageur era to life

Emilee Wentland, photos by Kelly Whitman

It’s almost time to head back to the 18th century – no time machine needed. This May, the Chippewa County Historical Society’s The Past Passed Here transports visitors to the era of fur trading ...

Tue. Dec. 26th, 2017

Party With the Fam

Emily Kinzel, photos by Kelly Whitman

New Year’s celebrations offer fun for the whole gang

Menomonie Airfest & Autorama 2016

Tue. Jun. 28th, 2016

The Menomonie Airfest and Autorama took place on Saturday, June 25 at the Menomonie Municipal Airport and featured an air show, car show, helicopter candy drop, radar run, kids activities and more

Tue. Mar. 3rd, 2015

They Wood If They Could

Tom Giffey, photos by Kelly Whitman

coalition wants to make better use of city-cut lumber

Northern Wisconsin State Fair 2013

Wed. Jul. 17th, 2013

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.

Dog Sledding at Camp Manitou

Tue. Jan. 24th, 2012

On Saturday, Jan 21 all were welcome at Camp Manitou for an afternoon of dog sledding around Lower Long Lake, which included meeting the dogs and learning the history of dog sledding.

2011 Wisconsin Woodturners Exposition

Wed. Nov. 16th, 2011

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

Eau Claire Big Rig Truck Show 2011

Tue. Aug. 23rd, 2011

The Eau Claire Big Rig Truck Show 2011 blew through town August 19 through 21 and we've got pictures of trucks, hot rods and just about everything else that goes into a big rig truck show.

Summerfest 2011

Wed. Aug. 10th, 2011

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.

Muscle Car Restorations Annual Open House (2011)

Wed. May. 18th, 2011

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...

1st Annual Eau Claire Big Rig Truck Show

Wed. Aug. 25th, 2010

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 ...