Scott Morfitt


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Thu. Aug. 22nd, 2019

Music in Menomonie: A Closer Look

Scott Morfitt, Ed Hudgins, photos by Titus Williamson, Andrea Paulseth

Menomonie was built in an interesting spot in western Wisconsin. It’s less than a half hour from Eau Claire and an hour from Minneapolis. Among other things, this means locals have always had the option ...

Wed. Jun. 15th, 2016

Spinning Local

Scott Morfitt

when you're building a new radio station, the question "what is local music?" is critical

Wed. Nov. 11th, 2015

From Soldier to Citizen

Scott Morfitt

reflections on being a veteran by a member of the Facebook generation

Thu. Aug. 20th, 2015

City, Meet UWEC

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

even if you’re not a student, you can do awesome things on campus

Thu. Aug. 6th, 2015

Sawdust Serenade

Scott Morfitt

chainsaw carving champs descend on Eau Claire

Tue. Jul. 7th, 2015

Flugelhorns & Fishnets

Scott Morfitt

the valley's musical traditions range from brass bands to rock 'n' roll decadence

Wed. May. 27th, 2015

Lazy Monk's New Locale

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

all systems are go for the brewery’s new location

Fri. May. 1st, 2015

Feeling Prairie Good

Scott Morfitt

short documentary Prairie Enthusiasm! focuses on Upper Midwest prairies and those who love them

Mon. Apr. 13th, 2015

Coding For Our Future

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new partnership aims to train Chippewa Valley kids computer programming

Tue. Feb. 17th, 2015

Jotting Joe and Handy Andy

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Joe Niese pens book on Cubs, Braves star Pafko

Wed. Sep. 3rd, 2014

Ocean of Talent

Scott Morfitt

pianist Hobert’s album a celebration of spontaneity

Thu. May. 1st, 2014

Great Scott

Scott Morfitt

alt-rock icon Weiland still alive and grunging

Wed. Feb. 19th, 2014

Smoke, But No Fire

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new EC store caters to e-cigarette trend

Tue. Nov. 5th, 2013

Coming in Third

Scott Morfitt

we’ve all got work and home, but Eau Claire is the perfect ‘third place’

Wed. Jul. 3rd, 2013

Of Buses and Art

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

art exhibit aims to rethink local mass transit

Wed. Jun. 19th, 2013

Cultivating Local Tastes

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

chef Nathan Berg strives for a delicious balance

Wed. May. 22nd, 2013

Just Spitballing

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local author releases baseball biography

Wed. Apr. 10th, 2013

The Anti-Hoarder

Scott Morfitt

local organizing expert lends her tidy advice

Tue. Mar. 12th, 2013

Excuse My French

Scott Morfitt

SNL and 30 Rock star rolls into the State Theatre

Tue. Feb. 26th, 2013

Picturing the Joynt

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

beloved watering hole explains iconic photos

Fri. Feb. 1st, 2013

Banbury Art Crawl 2013

Scott Morfitt, photos by Jessica Vollmer

artists’ studios will open to community for annual event

Sat. Dec. 22nd, 2012

Written By Daniel

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local hip-hopper unleashes new concept album

Wed. Dec. 12th, 2012

Nice Threads

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Good & Sturdy Vintage opens doors on Water St.

Wed. Oct. 31st, 2012

Behind the Light

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local light designers discuss the art of stage illumination

Tue. Oct. 16th, 2012

Letters to Sophie's Mom

Anna Field, Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Hudson writer releases first book of poems

Tue. Jun. 26th, 2012

The Gifted Fisherman

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new Dave Carlson book takes angle on angling

Tue. May. 15th, 2012

Amateur Love Rereleases

Scott Morfitt

When Justin Vernon’s Chigliak reissues Amateur Love’s “It’s All Aquatic” on May 22nd, fans will have a chance to hear, quite simply, a great album – one that many bands who play here today claim as an influence. On top of that, listeners can hear ...

Wed. Apr. 18th, 2012

Pizza Plus

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

downtown eatery re-opens after revamp

Mon. Jan. 23rd, 2012

On the Mountain

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local filmmaker finishes short film, Sugar Mountain

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2012

City Pushes Back Downtown Reconstruction Until 2013

Scott Morfitt

Eau Claire’s downtown has had a significant metamorphosis in recent years. And now, one of the next big steps in the development process (the reconstruction of South Barstow, Eau Claire Street, and the riverfront) has been delayed. At a recent ...

Tue. Dec. 27th, 2011

This is Poliça

Scott Morfitt

Minneapolis project with EC ties stops at House of Rock

Wed. Sep. 28th, 2011

Food for Thought

Scott Morfitt

it’s high time for a foodie movement documentary series

Mon. Aug. 29th, 2011

Let the Blushing Begin

Scott Morfitt

Super Happy Funtime Burlesque Show on its way to the House of Rock

Thu. May. 26th, 2011


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local collaboration leads to Eastbound EP

Thu. Apr. 28th, 2011

Tangled Up in Hue Goes All-Out Magical

Scott Morfitt

With Earth Day in recent memory, it seems appropriate that Tangled Up in Hue, an artist collective in downtown Eau Claire, is featuring the works of Magic Mama. Known best as an area musician, she describes herself as an “eco artist to the max ..."

Thu. Mar. 17th, 2011

Arts on the Radio

Scott Morfitt, photos by Andrea Paulseth

WPR’s Al Ross promotes area art like no other

Thu. Dec. 16th, 2010

Local Bands Cover Holiday Favorites for Annual Mixtape

Scott Morfitt

Eau Clairian Andy Plank is a huge fan of Christmas, and not just on Facebook. For the last four years Plank has been organizing local musicians to record Christmas songs; he then releases the tunes in a compilation. He’s brought together artists ...

Thu. Nov. 18th, 2010

The Ronald Raygun

Scott Morfitt

after three-year breakup, band reunites for album

Thu. Nov. 4th, 2010

New Downtown Bar: Playmakers Bar and Grill

Scott Morfitt

Downtown Eau Claire is about to get a new place to enjoy a game and a cold one. Playmakers Bar and Grill planned to open October 31, with a grand opening on November 5 and 6.