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BON IVER: A Timeline

a For Emma timeline from there to here

Two years ago this month, Justin Vernon was recording the album that would eventually ...

BON IVER: Back Tracks

the albums before the album

The albums and songs that led up to For Emma, Forever Ago.

Anywhere from Here

Bon Iver's Justin Vernon is championing the Chippewa Valley with every climbing step.

From his days in local bands Mount Vernon and DeYarmond Edison, Vernon’s roots here run deep ...

Santa and Me

rough patches in my relationship with the fat man

Santa Claus makes me think about a wayside bathroom nestled alongside Hwy 53.

Some Trivial Pursuits

area taverns develop interactive trivia nights

“I make it more of an event, as opposed to something you might just do while waiting for food.”

Author, Teacher, Hit Man

forum features multi-talented John Perkins

An all-encompassing, man-of-the-world will present Geopolitics, the Future and You.

Pert Near Perfect

Twin Cities bluegrass band a high-energy hootenanny

The Pert gents revert one’s psyche to back country waterside jams

A Bus-Riding Bonus

local duo randomly play accordions on city buses this month

Residents en route to Oakwood Mall might encounter an unexpected surprise ...

Better Bring Some Corn for Poppin’

area theater groups, venues putting on Christmas shows aplenty

A dose of high drama and culture would make the perfect gift ...

Festival of Trees

holiday event raises funds for The State Theatre

The Eau Claire Regional Arts Center will be hosting its first ever Festival of Trees.

New Dawg Eatery Opens

Located on campus, Yo Dawg is the Stout’s newest late-night noshery.

At Home With Dad

chatting with four local stay-at-home fathers

After Reid’s wife got a promotion, the couple did the math and they realized ...

So Fresh, So Clean

Stout students create a gallery out of a display case

This purpose was initially fulfilled by showcasing the work of studio art majors at Stout ...

Relative Inspiration

Menomonie author pens youth book series

Bjornson used her nephew’s tales as a model to build her book series “Jesse and Cash.”

Joy to the Music World

18-year-old Stephanie Joy records debut album

Local 18-year-old releases album featuring rich vocals and powerful piano playing.

Shortcuts | Dec. 4, 2008

The Eau Claire Public School Board is tapping into the minds of the city-at-large ...

Police Reports | Dec. 4, 2008

lessons we've learned from local police reports

Ignition Interlock not only prevents drunk driving, but also acts as a sweet name for ...

Thanks for Asking | Dec. 4, 2008

The Muzak downtown: who’s in charge of it and where does it come from?

The Muzak that plays downtown: who’s in charge of it and where does it come from?

Teaching the Teachers

Menomonie faculty learn about modern jobs

It was Menomonie area teachers’ turn to take a field trip ...

Time to Love Wisconsin

mauls, oak logs, and a reason to stop complaining about the cold