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Tom Giffey

Managing Editor

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[UPDATE] Xiong Wins Race for Vacant Seat on Eau Claire City Council

Wisconsin's spring election was six days ago, but clerks were finally allowed to count the ballots

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

You can call tonight Election Night 2.0. Under normal circumstances, Election Night – when candidates and their supporters either revel in victory or commiserate in defeat – usually directly follows Election Day ...

Pablo Center Pivots from Performing Arts to Protective Gear

arts center, UWEC, Mayo and community makers part part of face shield effort

Tom Giffey

3D printers from the Pablo Center are being used to create face shield visors in a project spearheaded by Mike Lee, the Pablo Center’s workforce development and community outreach manager ...

Got Some Time on Your Hands? Fill Out Your Census Form

April 1 was Census Day, but you likely won’t see census workers at your door until the summer

Tom Giffey

Unlike the Olympics, the Final Four, and the NBA, it takes more than an unprecedented global pandemic to shut down the census ...

County, Cities Declare Emergency Over COVID-19

Tom Giffey

Both the city and county of Eau Claire are now under a state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, which continues to spread across the nation and state. On Tuesday evening, the Eau Claire City Council ...

Home Sweet Venture Home

new hub for startups opens in downtown Eau Claire

Tom Giffey

A newly opened hub for fledgling businesses is hoping to tap into – and amplify – Eau Claire’s entrepreneurial spirit. VentureHome-Eau Claire – a pilot program formed by a partnership ...

Check Out Eau Claire County’s Colorful New Logo

Tom Giffey

Eau Claire County has just unveiled a new, colorful logo that evokes the county’s rivers, bridges, farms, and cities. The new logo – which will replace the old black-and-white county seal...