Andrea Paulseth

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Mon. Jan. 13th, 2020

How High Will It Go?

Julian Emerson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

neighbors concerned about planned expansion of Eau Claire’s Seven Mile Creek landfill

Fri. Jan. 10th, 2020

Opening Shot | Jan. 8, 2020

photos by Andrea Paulseth

IT’S ALL DOWNHILL FROM HERE. The Flying Eagles Ski Club held its annual “Learn to Ski” event at Mt. Washington Nordic Ski Complex – for kids of all ages – on Wednesday, Jan 1. Families were able to check out their ski jumping program and learn a little about downhill or cross country skiing ...

Fri. Jan. 10th, 2020

New New BBQ: Smokin’ Joe’s brings on the brisket in Menomonie

Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

April and Tony Nander moved to Menomonie from Alabama in 2017 with their two children – and the first thing they did was throw a housewarming barbecue. Even after the food was eaten and the guests returned home ...

Thu. Jan. 9th, 2020

Dive Into an Igloo Downtown

Mike Paulus, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire bar adds unique outdoor seats for the wintertime

Thu. Jan. 9th, 2020

Super Fit, Super Quick

Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

QuickHIT Fitness offers high-tech workouts in 20 minutes

Thu. Jan. 9th, 2020

Lighting the Way

Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

wellness spa offers sensory floating pod, alternative therapy

Thu. Jan. 9th, 2020

Come On, Get Healthy

Tori Johnson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new wellness-focused business opens in Artisan Forge

Learning to Ski With the Flying Eagles Ski Club

Sat. Jan. 4th, 2020

The Flying Eagles Ski Club held its annual "Learn to Ski" event at Mt. Washington Nordic Ski Complex – for kids of all ages – on Wednesday, Jan 1. Families were able to check out their ski jumping program and learn a little about downhill or cross country skiing.

Fri. Dec. 27th, 2019

Pinball Prominence

Max Martinson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

you might be playing next to a grand champion

Fri. Dec. 27th, 2019

Bones for Homes

Rachel Johnson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

‘doodling’ project grows into art fundraiser

Fri. Dec. 27th, 2019

ArtsWest 41 Seeks Submissions from Wisconsin Artists

Barbara Arnold, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Calling all Sconnie artists! It’s time to enter Wisconsin ArtsWest 41, the annual juried art show held at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire. The show is open to all working artists and students age 18 and older ...

Thu. Dec. 26th, 2019

Out of the Darkness

Emily Kuhn, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local author details the story of Eau Claire’s infamous ‘Cave Lady’

16th Annual WinterDaze Parade

Mon. Dec. 16th, 2019

The 16th annual WinterDaze holiday parade took place on Thursday, Dec 12, cruising through downtown Menomonie, immediately followed by a winter fireworks display.

Wed. Dec. 11th, 2019

Opening Shot | Dec. 11, 2019

photos by Andrea Paulseth

OH DEER, THIS REINDEER REIGNS SUPREME. Downtown Chippewa Falls saw the 30th Annual Bridge to Wonderland Parade on Saturday evening, Dec. 7, with over 50 illuminated and musical floats, plus horse drawn wagons lighting up the winter sky.

Wed. Dec. 11th, 2019

Dhimiters Goodies Hit Woodmans Shelves

Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Check out aisle 25 at Woodmans (2855 Woodman Drive, Altoona) for your noshing needs, as that’s where you can find a tidy selection of meats and sauces from none other than Dhimiters, the gyro joint and mobile food truck based in Oakwood Mall. The locally owned ...

Wed. Dec. 11th, 2019

Help and Be Helped: 6 Local Charitable Organizations

James Johonnott, photos by Andrea Paulseth

At this time of year, as we all focus on what makes the holiday season bright, it does well to remember what we can do to aid those less fortunate. The Chippewa Valley has a number of services available for those in need, so this ...

30th Annual Bridge to Wonderland Parade

Wed. Dec. 11th, 2019

The 30th Annual Bridge to Wonderland Parade took place on Saturday, Dec 7th in Chippewa Falls and featured 50+ illuminated and musical floats, walking units, and horse drawn wagons.

Tue. Dec. 10th, 2019

Staying Focused

Eric Christenson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

a chat with Eau Claire County board member Zoe Roberts

Wed. Dec. 4th, 2019

Investing Close to Home

Kea Wilson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

East Coast hyper-local investment company lets locals shape community

Wed. Dec. 4th, 2019

FEATURE STORY: Karaoke in the Valley (A Scientific Analysis)

Samantha Kobs, design by Mackenzie Slattery, photos by Andrea Paulseth, Samantha Kobs

According to the peer-edited and highly regarded online encyclopedia, Wikipedia, karaoke was first popularized by a Japanese engineer in the late 1960s as a form of dinner entertainment. Since then, karaoke has ...

Wed. Nov. 27th, 2019

Slicing Into the Eau Claire Market

Caitlin Boyle, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Casey’s may be the place for gas, but customers come back for the pizza

Wed. Nov. 27th, 2019

Speak Easy, Menomonie

Danielle Zinsli, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Gin Mill offers tasty cocktails and everyman brews

Wed. Nov. 27th, 2019

Celebrate the New '20s With a Spin on Some 1920s Cocktails

Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Chippewa Valley is getting ready to toast in 2020; it’s time to prepare for the occasion by practicing a modern spin on some classic cocktails. You might have seen Zac Zubal pouring beers at the Thirsty Badger or ...

Wed. Nov. 27th, 2019

Getting to the Pint

Caitlin Boyle, photos by Andrea Paulseth

networking group brings women together with beer

Wed. Nov. 27th, 2019

Speaking up Against the Stigma

Briana Novacek, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Sarah Ferber shares her experience to reform the justice system

Wed. Nov. 27th, 2019

A Voice in Music

Maddy Mortimer, photos by Andrea Paulseth, Luong Huynh

seeing the Eau Claire music scene through Jerrika Mighelle's eyes

Wed. Nov. 27th, 2019

The Write Women

Rae Poynter, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Carroll & Venit are key to the Valley writing community

Mon. Nov. 25th, 2019

Where Can I Rent That?

Maddy Mortimer, photos by Andrea Paulseth

get the party going with a little help from experts

Sun. Nov. 24th, 2019

Holiday Can't Miss: 12th Annual Turkey Trot

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Festival Foods Turkey Trot is the perfect guilt-free solution for eating your weight in mashed potatoes. The Festival Foods Turkey Trot allows participants ...

Thu. Nov. 21st, 2019

Breaking It in

Nathan Hopp, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Kurt Fischer's new album a soothing piano exploration

Thu. Nov. 21st, 2019

Sun in All Seasons

Caitlin Boyle, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Altoona infrared sauna open for business

Tue. Nov. 19th, 2019

Treasure Trove of Hope

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Hope Gospel Mission Bargain Center funds community support programs

Tue. Nov. 19th, 2019

The Perfect Environment

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

May’s Floral is Eau Claire’s destination greenhouse

Tue. Nov. 19th, 2019

Between the Bread

Eric Christenson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

all flavor, no filler in the sandwiches at Jay Ray’s Deli

Ka Lia Universe Live @The Plus

Sun. Nov. 17th, 2019

Ka Lia Universe is a 23 year old singer and songwriter from St. Paul, MN. On Friday, Nov. 15 she performed at The Plus in downtown Eau Claire.

Thu. Nov. 14th, 2019

Free Lending Library at Artisan Forge Allows You to Try Out Art

Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

A new program to cultivate a community of art buyers in Eau Claire comes at a reasonable price: free. At Artisan Forge, 1106 Mondovi Road, sculptor and gallery curator Bilhenry Walker has organized ...

Wed. Nov. 13th, 2019

Forging a City

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

second volume of Eau Claire history explores 20th-century industrial era

Wed. Nov. 13th, 2019

Passionate Pursuit

Lauren Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

skate shop owner's podcast explores how people do what they love to do