Volume One Contributors

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Matt Meyer

photographer

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A Plus-Sized Egg Roll-Plus

popular Eau Claire eatery finally expands after 15 years of high demand

Luke Hoppe, photos by Andrea Paulseth, Matt Meyer

In April of 1998, Bee Xiong opened Egg Roll-Plus, and it has since become one of Eau Claire’s hidden gems, voted 2nd Best Kept Secret in Volume One’s 2012 Best of the Chippewa Valley reader’s poll. The restaurant provides great Hmong, Thai ...

Local deceased join the living online

Max Grones, photos by Matt Meyer

Walking through the cemeteries of Eau Claire, you’re likely to find more than a few headstones with ties to the area's history ("Hey, look! That one says Leinenkugel!"), but now information about the residents of our cemeteries is all online.

The Renaissance Renaissance

Chippewa Valley Ren. Faire calls it a comeback

Mitchell See, photos by Matt Meyer

After a little brainstorming, they realized that the Chippewa Falls location could not only be used as a Renaissance Faire, but also a Wild West Show, a Halloween Scream Fest, and possibly host concerts.