Police: Man who died in Wisconsin house fire was intruder
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — Police in Eau Claire say a man who died in a house fire over the weekend was an intruder who was not known to the tenants.
1 dead in house fire in Eau Claire
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — One person is dead after a house fire in Eau Claire.
Police say the fire broke out just after 4 a.m. Saturday. Officers arrived and confirmed one person was inside...
Eau Claire woman becomes teacher at school she attended
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — As a second-grader, Kerry Benedict recalls one of her teachers at Longfellow Elementary School asking the age-old question: "What do you want to be when you grow...
Tornado causes damage as storms rip western Wisconsin
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — At least one confirmed tornado touched down as severe storms ripped through western Wisconsin, damaging homes and other structures near the Chippewa-Dunn county...
Wisconsin media company teams with Farm Aid on telethon
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A media company that owns television stations in Wisconsin is partnering with a longtime farm charity on a live 18-hour telethon to raise money for struggling...
Rural Wisconsin schools getting mental health help by video
HOLCOMBE, Wis. (AP) — Students at a rural Wisconsin school district are getting access to mental health services with a new video-conferencing system to address a shortage of options...
Wisconsin man accused of threatening workplace shooting
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — A distribution center employee is charged with threatening to shoot up his workplace in western Wisconsin.
A criminal complaint filed in Eau County Circuit Court says...
Employee accused of threatening Menards distribution center
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man is accused of threatening to open fire at a Menards distribution center.
Thirty-one-year-old Kevin Pinkham of Eau Claire was charged Tuesday with...
Man arrested on 12th drunken driving offense
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — Police say a man found passed out behind the wheel at an Eau Claire gas station is facing his 12th drunken driving charge.
Officer shoots, wounds man at Chippewa Falls motel
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say repeated efforts were made to contact a man making threatening statements at a Wisconsin motel before he was wounded by police.
Hundreds of guard soldiers deploying to Afghanistan
MENOMONIE, Wis. (AP) — A standing-room-only crowd packed a fieldhouse at the University of Wisconsin-Stout for a send-off ceremony for nearly 400 Wisconsin Army National Guard soldiers headed for...
Eau Claire, Duluth continue debate over historic locomotive
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Over the course of more than three decades, the Soo Line Locomotive No. 2719 traveled about 4 million miles on the Soo Line, hauling passengers across the Upper Midwest. But...
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's frac sand industry is grappling with several idled mines as the sector faces increased competition in Texas and Oklahoma.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — About 400 Wisconsin National Guard members from the 1st Battalion, 128th Infantry will be deployed to Afghanistan.
Soldiers from the unit, based in Eau Claire, will...
Former Badgers quarterback entertains graduates with magic
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — Ten newly minted graduates clustered around a table in a hallway on a recent Thursday night at Memorial High School.
It was relatively quiet, as all-night graduation...
Eau Claire teen with hearing loss to pursue chemistry degree
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — Jordan Pauley is almost completely deaf.
But the 17-year-old senior at Memorial High School hasn't let that stand in her way.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence continued his promotional tour for the new North American trade agreement by telling workers at a western Wisconsin factory that U.S....
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is coming to Eau Claire on Thursday to promote the U.S.-Mexico trade agreement.
The visit announced Tuesday by the White House comes after...
95-year-old Wisconsin chaplain works to connect with inmates
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — Well past traditional retirement age, John Schone remains a man on a mission.
Armed with a warm smile, an array of clever jokes and his strong Christian faith, the...
Evers appoints UW regent replacements
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers has appointed three new University of Wisconsin System regents.
Evers announced Monday that he has appointed Karen Walsh of Madison, Edumund Moneydeeds...
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Foxconn buys building across street from Wisconsin Capitol
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group announced Friday it was buying a six-story office building across the street from Wisconsin's state Capitol to house an off-campus research center it...
2019 Wisconsin boys all-state basketball team
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Eau Claire County agency prepares meals at ex-nursing home
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — Kitchen staff arrive at the former Fall Creek Valley Care Center at 4:30 to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday to make nutritious meals for close to 400 seniors in Eau Claire and...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers wants to spend $109 million to help University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire officials replace their science building.
UW regents OK graduate tuition increases at 8 schools
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin System regents Friday approved raising graduate tuition at eight schools and out-of-state undergraduate tuition at six schools.
Resident graduate tuition will increase at Eau Claire, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Parkside, Stevens Point, Stout and Whitewater. Green Bay will see the biggest increase, from $7,793 to $7,996. The smallest increase will come at La Crosse, which requested an $84 increase to $8,651.
UW System schools to raise graduate tuition
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin regents are poised to raise graduate tuition at eight schools.
Plans call for raising resident graduate tuition at Eau Claire, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Parkside, Stevens Point, Stout and Whitewater. Green Bay would see the biggest increase, from $7,793 to $7,996.
Nonresident graduation tuition would go up at Eau Claire, Green Bay, Oshkosh, Parkside, Stevens Point, Stout and Whitewater. Green Bay would see the largest jump, from $17,106 to $17,551.
Highlights of inauguration day in Wisconsin
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Highlights of inauguration day on Monday in Wisconsin:
— Democrat Tony Evers will be sworn into office as Wisconsin's 46th governor, replacing Republican Gov. Scott Walker, at a ceremony in the Capitol rotunda. Former governors and other dignitaries are expected to attend.
Eau Claire man’s hostas to be sold internationally
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — To Charlie Kwick, hosta gardening was always just hobby — something the 78-year-old decided to take up in his retirement along with golf and making jam.
But during the last decade, as the Eau Claire resident has gradually filled up his south side front yard with hostas, most of which of his own creation through hybridizing, it's becoming clear Kwick's passion for the shade-tolerant foliage plants isn't just another hobby. It's a talent.