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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 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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Eau Claire Mexican community rejects Trump’s wall

By Mackenzie Amundsen As Donald Trump claims his spot as the Republican nominee in the presidential race, his recent campaign stop in Eau Claire takes on new significance. More than 1,600 people attended his rally at Memorial High School. The crowd chanted in support of his plans to build a wall and stop the flow

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UW-Eau Claire football player signs NFL contract

By Mackenzie Amundsen From the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois, to Carson Park in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, to the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana, football has played an integral part in Isiah Cage’s life.  The Uni versity of Wisconsin-Eau Claire senior made Blugold history on Saturday night after getting the phone call so many athletes

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