Local Guides

Seasonal Local Guides & Theme Issues

Volume One produces new local guides in almost every issue. The guides listed below contain up-to-date listings, articles, and events for a number of important local topics.

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Best of Summer

Your guide to summery excitement in the Chippewa Valley.

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Death & Taxes

Advice from local Chippewa Valley experts on the most serious topics we all must deal with.

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CBD Scene

Guide to the CBD Scene in the Chippewa Valley

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Focus on Physicians

Meet some of the noteworthy medical professionals dedicated to keeping your family healthy.

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Gaming Culture

Magical worlds await when you delve in to the Valley's gaming scene

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Beer and Cheese

It’s hard to imagine life without beer and/or cheese. Just typing those last words makes our native Wisconsin blood boil. Come with us, as we explore these important issues.

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Journey Ahead

We all get old. In fact, some of us, right at this very moment, ARE old. Guide to challenges and opportunities of growing older in the Chippewa Valley. Presented by the ADRC of Eau Claire County

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Fall Harvest

Autumn Guide - Lists of Orchards, Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches and more. Presented by CCF Bank

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Fall Arts Preview

Once the nip of Fall is in the air, we head indoors to theaters and arts centers - and this Fall's cultural calendar is deep.

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Local Legal Leaders

Notable attorneys and firms serving the Chippewa Valley’s legal needs.

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Eating Right

Volume One's guide to nutritious noshing in the Chippewa Valley.

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MEAT!

Volume One's guide to everything meat! Grilling tips, local meats, preparation, and more!

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Outdoors Adventures

Whether you're into biking, fishing, climbing, paddling, running, or walking, the very second when it looks like winter is fading in the Chippewa Valley your pulse starts racing. You can't wait to get out and hit the trails, waterways, and other landmarks of natural beauty that define our area. And that's why we make this guide. It's all for you. So you know where to go and what to do when you're hankering for an adventure.

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Automotive Answers

Info and advice to keep you cruising down the road in safety and style.

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Getaway Guide

roadside attractions, cultural tours, cross-country road trips, beach resorts, romantic getaways, family outings

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Chiropractic Pros

Dedicated professionals helping Chippewa Valley families lead healthy lives.

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Pet Project

A loyal guide for those looking to find the perfect companion.

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Pizza & Wings

Explore the best places to get these two savory favorites.

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Back To School

The new school year is upon us. Use this special section to gear up and get ready to L! E! A! R! N!

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Mind & Body

Self-care and complete wellness in the Chippewa Valley

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Shop Talk

Volume One’s “Shop Talk” focuses on some of the Chippewa Valley’s most engaging local businesses – those that have made a name for themselves serving our region for years, and even decades. These venues are owned and operated by locals, to serve locals, and these are their stories.

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Summer Occasions

Summer is officially here, which means it's time to party! It's the perfect time of the year to get together with friends and family. Whether you're celebrating grads, dads, family reunions, Independence Day, weddings, and other such sunny get-togethers, our newest special section will outline ways to make your gathering warm and fun, just like the season itself!

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Up North

Heading "north" for the weekend is a part of the culture of living in the Chippewa Valley. Presented by Green Oasis

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Wine Time

Despite Wisconsin being known as a beer state, we hold our own in the sweet (or dry) treat. Presented by Woodman's Market

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Holiday Party Planner

Planning that big holiday party, but overwhelmed? We’re here to help! This guide is designed to help you with ideas, planning and hosting the BEST holiday party you've ever thrown.

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Student City Guide

UWEC and CVTC students' guide to Eau Claire. This guide has everything from restaurants to parks to local music.