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2018 Contriby Awards Gala

Thu. Feb. 22nd, 2018  |  photos by Andrea Paulseth  |  59 photos »

Check out the fantastic fun we had at the 5th Annual Contriby Awards Gala – where Volume One editors handed out awards to the magazine's contributing writers, photographers, and artists for their outstanding work in 2017. (The gala was held on Tuesday, February 20, 2018.)

Bon Iver Manager Frenette Runs for Congress

Thu. Feb. 22nd, 2018  |  Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The manager of indie rock icon Bon Iver is challenging a former MTV reality show cast member for a seat in the U.S. Congress. Kyle Frenette, manager of the Grammy-winning band and founder of artist management firm Middle West, has filed with the Federal Elections Commission to run for a northern Wisconsin seat in Congress ...

5 Names Immortalized on Chippewa Valley Institutions

Tue. Feb. 20th, 2018  |  Tom Giffey

You’ll find Lewis E. Phillips’ name on more high-profile Chippewa Valley facilities than any other, including Eau Claire’s public library, the senior center, a drug and alcohol treatment center, a career development ...

The Best Night 2018

Fri. Feb. 16th, 2018  |  video by Joel Pearish

Here’s a quick look at The Best Night 2018 – a first-time event from Volume One to celebrate the Best of the Chippewa Valley Reader Poll results and all-new Chippewa Valley Vanguard awards. This sold-out cocktail party hosted 750 people ...

WATCH: S. Carey’s New Video for "More I See"

Thu. Feb. 15th, 2018

We’re just seven short days until the release of S. Carey’s glittering new record Hundred Acres, and now we’ve got our hands on a snowy new visual for the single “More I See,” which was directed by Brendan Lauer and shot locally in the wintery Chippewa Valley countryside ...

The Best Night 2018

Sun. Feb. 11th, 2018  |  photos by Andrea Paulseth  |  38 photos »

The Best Night was an all-new Volume One event – a celebratory evening of food, drinks, live DJs, roving performers, art installations, and camaraderie. The sold-out event gave 750 people a chance to celebrate Volume One's Best of the Chippewa Valley Reader Poll results ...

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