Volume One Contributors

writers, photographers, artists

Liz Felder


Content By This Contributor:

Phil Circle Goes Local

Chicago blues transplant releases first local album

Lindsey Quinnies, photos by Liz Felder

Phil Circle seems to have found his place among us in the Chippewa Valley. After an unexpected move from Chicago in 2010 with EC native and wife Megan Corse, Phil was more than pleased to find our rich music scene. Over the last couple years here ...

2011 Eau Claire County Fair

photos by Liz Felder, Nick Meyer

The 2011 Eau Claire County Fair took place July 27–31 at the Eau Claire County Expo Center, featuring many fair favorites, including animal shows, cow pie bingo, silent auctions, a rocket launch, public safety services demonstrations, kids games ...

Sounds Like Summer 6/29/11

photos by Liz Felder

Even the super hot heat couldn't keep people away from the Phark on Thursday, June 29. The show featured Phil Circle in the pre-show, then Magic Mama took over, and the Milwaukee band (with EC roots) Conrad Plymouth closed the night.

Pedal Like Hell

local cyclist brings popular race event to Valley bars

David Smuhl, photos by Liz Felder

“The races have become an international phenomenon in recent years, but until recently there was a void in Wisconsin for people interested in giving them a shot.”

Eau Claire’s First Goldsprints

photos by Liz Felder

Local biking fanatic Derek Parr rigged himself up a Goldsprints setup which debuted on Wednesday December 1 at the Mousetrap in downtown Eau Claire.

The Art Cartel’s Night of Gluttony

photos by Liz Felder

On Saturday, November 13, Racy D’Iene’s Coffee Lounge featured paintings, photography, glass and metal sculptures by Brian Duerkop, Eric Lee, Corey Jevne, Steve Bateman and Josh Dolan-Neill with special guest: Laurie Bieze.

Jon Stewart Rally4Sanity - Eau Claire

photos by Liz Felder

On Saturday, Oct. 30, a petite group of locals gathered at the Eau Claire Firehouse in downtown Eau Claire for the Jon Stewart Rally4Sanity. Photos by Liz Felder

Seeking Clearer Waters

students take pollution action on The Chip

Kelsey Swanson, photos by Liz Felder

While the intent of the university’s service learning requirements and First Year Experience classes is to get students out in the community, it is ultimately up to them to take the first step. This class, however, forces that step.