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Happy National Business Women's Day!

The Chippewa Valley is home to a variety of small and large businesses. This diverse group of establishments ranges from restaurants, bars, and diners, to boutiques and gift shops. Many of these businesses are owned or operated by women from all different backgrounds. On September 22nd, the United…

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How to Spend Labor Day Weekend in Eau Claire

Things to Do Tube down the Chippewa River It's only right that you spend the last weekend of summer in the water (if the weather cooperates, of course). Grab your tubes and head over to Phoenix Park to start your float down the Chippewa River. Find all the tips and tricks of how to float in Eau…

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Babbette's Seeds of Hope: Fields of Gold

When you take a short drive south of Hwy 85 and right off Fuller Rd., you will quickly be greeted by fields of gold. Pull the car over because this is a stop you'll certainly want to make. The Story In the spring of 2006, Babbette was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma. She fought her strongest…

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Where To Go For a Run in Eau Claire, WI

Eau Claire, WI is a city that's always on the move. Meaning, Eau Claire is home to very active locals who love to use our trail systems to run, jog, walk, or even bike. Who says visitors and travelers can't get in on this? Here are some of our favorite places to go when you want to explore Eau…

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Bird Watching In The Chippewa Valley

An interview with bird expert and ornithologist, Steve Betchkal The Chippewa Valley boasts some of the most breathtaking natural beauty and scenery in Northwest Wisconsin. Most of this beauty comes in the form of valleys, rivers, forests and lakes, but these aren’t the only natural wonders in this…

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6 Ways to Spend Father's Day in Eau Claire

It's time to celebrate the one you sometimes refer to as "Grill Master", the one that's always cracking those typical "Dad Jokes", and the one that has a tool for everything - Dad! Spend this Father's Day in Eau Claire doing all the things that your Dad loves most. Maybe it's a little bit of fishin'…

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6 Ways to Spend Mother's Day in Eau Claire

Mother's Day - the day you want to make your mom or any motherly figure in your life feel like the most special person on the planet! Sometimes that feels like quite the task because moms do so much for us all. If you're looking for ways to spend Mother's Day in Eau Claire, this is the list to check…

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