Volume One Contributors

writers, photographers, artists

Taylor Reisdorf


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Graham’s Story

songwriter found music came easy, lyrics were harder on debut album

Taylor Reisdorf

Everyone has a tale to tell, and local musician Graham Barnes’ debut album How the Story Goes has functioned as his personal storytelling outlet. Released in late June, the album is a ...

Basil Wyndthorp’s Food Truck

a Cubano with a kick and all the right flavors

Taylor Reisdorf

If you’re looking for a food truck that offers kickin’ flavors and radiates some serious rock ’n’ roll vibes, Basil Wyndthorp’s is for you ...

Celebrating Rad Women: Writer Jodie Arnold launches WisWomen TV series

Taylor Reisdorf, photos by Luong Huynh

Local writer Jodie Arnold has funneled her desire to promote driven and successful women into a structured television series called WisWomen, which will air on Valley Media Works (Spectrum cable channel 993) in early September ...

5 Driveable Thriftables

treat yourself to a unique antiquing adventure at these five shops

Taylor Reisdorf, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Here’s a list of five notable spots in or within driving distance of the Chippewa Valley that are perfect for those on a hunt to find quality and unique antiques and vintage items.

Keeping It Fresh: Health department kicks off Tuesday afternoon farm stand

Taylor Reisdorf

Ensuring that women, infants, and children get their necessary nutrients has been a recent aim of the Eau Claire City-County Health Department. In order to achieve this goal, the department has opened a farmers market of its own that is open noon-5pm each Tuesday until Aug. 28.

The Hubb: Versatility and deliciousness

Taylor Reisdorf

Whether you’re craving a robust meal of seared ahi tacos with mango salsa or a classic basket of gooey cheese curds, The Hubb has got what you need. Owned by Megan Zwiefelhofer of Eau Claire, this versatile food truck ...

Annual Northern Wisconsin State Fair Returns

Taylor Reisdorf, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Indulge in classic fair food while listening to live music, browsing and attending a wide range of exhibits and events, or hopping on a carnival ride at the Northern Wisconsin State Fair ...

Everyone’s a Little Strange

Vaughter’s ‘Strange Children’ frolic in Volume One Gallery show

Taylor Reisdorf

Kim Vaughter’s current Volume One Gallery exhibition, “Strange Children.” Vaughter’s exhibit – on display through Aug. 25 ...

A Space for Literary Growth: Writers Anonymous at Shift

Taylor Reisdorf

On the third Wednesday of each month, the Chippewa Valley Writers Guild and SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar host a Writers Anonymous workshop. Writers Anonymous – which started in April – is inclusive ...

Butterfly Enthusiasts, Unite

Beaver Creek Butterfly Count welcomes nature lovers

Taylor Reisdorf

Butterfly lovers young and old are invited to experience nature and wander among butterflies as they flutter through their natural environment at the annual Beaver Creek Reserve Butterfly Count ...

Mix It Up on Tuesday Evenings With River Prairie Workouts

Taylor Reisdorf

Rev up your workout regime and take the opportunity to fall in love with new fitness styles and/or studios all while enjoying the great outdoors with River Prairie Workouts. River Prairie Workouts ...

Holy Donuts: Sweet Food Truck Joins Food Truck Friday

Taylor Reisdorf

Amery native Myron Marko transformed a passion for donuts into a trailer-turned-donut shop called Holy Donuts. Marko, a lifelong donut lover, saw the joy donuts bring and took it upon himself to spread ...

Short Film by Local Author and His Brother to See Midwest Premier

Taylor Reisdorf

A new short film entitled Night’s Still Young – which celebrates the beauty in life while simultaneously delving into the dark stuff – is coming to Eau Claire. Prolific Chippewa Valley author and UW-Eau Claire English professor B.J. Hollars ...