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Lazy Monk Brewery hosts its first annual Christkindlmarkt

Brewery hosts Christkindlmarkt in downtown Eau Claire

By Bree Meier Lazy Monk Brewery in downtown Eau Claire is hosting it’s first annual Christkindlmarkt the first three weekends in December. The German/Czech brew hall is hosting this old-world Christmas market to spread Christmas spirit. Twenty local vendors are selling a variety of items, including wooden wall decor, cheeses, and baked goods. Inside Eau

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City Considers Backing Neighborhood Redevelopment Project

By Jack Martinek City officials say recommendations to create a neighborhood development corporation could help revitalize downtown Eau Claire neighborhoods. The Neighborhood Revitalization Task Force was created specifically to look at revitalization of the aging central neighborhoods of Eau Claire, and members were drawn from the residents and businesses that call those neighborhoods home. In

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Students sit during a College Republicans meeting as Wisconsin State Assembly candidate Bill Ingram speaks.

Wisconsin College Republicans reject Trump

By Lara Bockenstedt In a third-floor classroom at UW-Eau Claire’s Schneider Hall, College Republicans convened on the brink of 2016 elections. “Get to the office, make some calls, knock some doors, whatever you can,” Vice Chair, Sam Heiden said encouraging members to take advantage of volunteer opportunities. “Really do that last push to get Republican,

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Trump supporter Randall Thom stands with a "Make America Great Again" flag outside Zorn Arena.

Trump visits UW-Eau Claire in final campaign push

By Bree Meier  Presidential hopeful Donald Trump visited UW-Eau Claire Tuesday, just one week before the national election. Supporters and protesters alike combined for a crowd of about 5,000 people who gathered outside Zorn Arena. Some arrived as early as 7:30 a.m. for Trump’s speech scheduled at 6 p.m. Campus parking lots overflowed with supporters

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Janice Lemminger, center, board chair of the Chippewa Falls Area Chamber of Commerce and executive vice president of Manpower, talks about how collaboration among businesses and educators can help with attracting and retaining the local workforce.

Chippewa Valley businesses seeking skilled workers

By Brian Sheridan Attraction and retention. It’s the new goal of businesses in the Chippewa Valley and around the country as the hunt for employees, both new and skilled, continues. Unemployment rates are the lowest they have been in nearly a decade at 4.7 percent in May, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. While

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Eau Claire launched its kickoff event for Bike Week on Tuesday morning outside of The Local Store for bikers and biking organizations to meet and talk about events and Wisconsin biking.

Eau Claire celebrates Bike Week

By Brian Sheridan Wisconsin kicks off and rides into Bike Week in Eau Claire from June 2-12 for a week of trail riding, cycling education and entertainment. Eau Claire started its kickoff event Tuesday outside The Local Store where Volume One, the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC), the Wisconsin Bike Federation, Eau Claire bikers

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