Thu. Dec. 7th, 2017
"Hard work is how many of us in the Chippewa Valley define ourselves. But supporting the hard work of others is just as important. We collaborated with some of our favorite local makers for this short video about the store and the locally-designed ..."
Thu. Nov. 30th, 2017 | video by Joel Pearish
Watch as Volume One staffers quickly tell you about some big announcements related to this year’s Best of the Chippewa Valley Reader Poll (open through Dec. 13). We're adding a special set of awards for high-level community achievers and huge party ...
Fri. Nov. 3rd, 2017
We went a little nuts and decided to trace the comings and goings of Eau Claire’s grocery stores over the years, from 1998 through the present. Watch it and see how ...
Fri. Oct. 27th, 2017
From David Brier, just outside of Menomonie ... "The flakes were so big. I was quick to grab my iPhone and capture snowflakes so big, they practically required their own ZIP codes. It was the first snow of this season on October 27 ..."
Thu. Oct. 26th, 2017
Skip forward to 13:40 to hear the Council's much-talked-about discussion and eventual decision concerning council decorum – the first of its kind – specifically regarding whether to allow children ...
Mon. Sep. 18th, 2017
Learn more about Chippewa Valley Restaurant Week 2017 (now thru Sept. 24) and take a peek at last week's First Taste Culinary Crawl kickoff event at Banbury Place in Eau Claire (Sept. 14) ...
Wed. Jul. 26th, 2017
Soar like a kubb-loving eagle over the 11th Annual US National Kubb Championship (July 8 and 9, 2017) where over 450 players (on 128 teams) from all over the country gathered at the Eau Claire Soccer Fields.
Fri. Apr. 21st, 2017
Music Video for "Gramps" by Eau Claire-based trio Pit Wagon – off their album Well to be released in May 20, 2017.
Mon. Apr. 3rd, 2017
Volume One's Citywide April Fools' Day Pillow Fight returned on April 1, 2017 – to the courtyard of The Oxbow Hotel in downtown Eau Claire, Wis.
Tue. Mar. 21st, 2017 | Mike Paulus
The latest gag puts both Prueher and Pickett on camera as strongman duo Chop & Steele, convincing morning news shows around the Midwest to book them, including our own WEAU ...
Wed. Mar. 8th, 2017
New video for "High As A Plane" by Ian Alexy, from his the record Deserters (available now).
Fri. Feb. 24th, 2017 | Mike Paulus
As locals know, Shane Leonard has been playing and touring as a percussionist and multi-instrumentalist with several bands for the past few years like Field Report, The Stray Birds, and not to mention ...
Tue. Jan. 31st, 2017 | V1 Staff
The Cannery District – Eau Claire’s next big redevelopment area, running along the west bank of the Chippewa River from Madison Street to the High Bridge – is inspiring some big ideas ...
Wed. Dec. 14th, 2016
Fantastic! Check out this video focusing on longtime local artist Steve Bateman's various sculptures scattered around Eau Claire and beyond ...
Fri. Dec. 9th, 2016
Local artist, musician, and filmmaker Joe Maurer printed off Volume One's blank 'Huebsch Property' Site Plan and dreamed up a bunch of his own ideas for development on the property. See what you think – and make sure you watch it to the end!
Wed. Nov. 16th, 2016 | Beaver Creek Reserve
In a unique collaboration, Beaver Creek Reserve partnered with local musician Michael Rambo to create a music video featuring the newest updates to the Nature’s Symphony Nature Nook ...
Mon. Nov. 14th, 2016
Posted by Sharon Dillon, who says, "My husband has PTSD and chronic pain. He also has a service dog named Harley Rose. During the spring and summer they enjoy riding around town on my husband's Harley [motorcycle]."
Thu. Oct. 27th, 2016
Hey, remember when Bon Iver's Justin Vernon held a secret worldwide press event in Eau Claire on September 2 at The Lakely in the new Oxbow Hotel? Local, national, and overseas journalists converged on Eau Claire to discuss the band's forthcoming new record, 22, A Million ...
Fri. Oct. 21st, 2016
Michael Seman, director of creative industries, research and policy at the University of Colorado Denver College of Arts and Media, was the keynote speaker for Visit Eau Claire’s Music City Summit on October 7. Volume One asked him to identify a way for Eau Claire can help grow its music scene.
Mon. Oct. 10th, 2016 | V1 Staff
Justin Vernon jammed on stage Saturday night (10/8/16) during The Lakely's first public gig inside the new Oxbow Hotel in downtown Eau Claire, WI.