Members of the Chippewa Valley After Hours Rotary Club will get together this evening (Tuesday) to assemble Thanksgiving meals that will be on the tables of local families in need on Thursday. The club’s second annual Thanksgiving Dinner Drive will wind up providing traditional holiday meals to 30 families this year, a major increase over […]
JONAH is in the process of celebrating its 10th anniversary! The faith-based cross-denominational Chippewa Valley organization will celebrate its first decade – and look ahead – with a Sunday afternoon program at the Oxford Theater, 1814 N, Oxford Ave. The event will run from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Admission is $25, payable at the door. […]
Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ (UCC) will celebrate its planned new church structure this morning (Sunday) with a groundbreaking ceremony at the building site. Plymouth’s building was destroyed in September, 2016 by a fire caused by a lightning strike. Today’s short service, on the site of the former church building at 2010 Moholt Dr., […]
A local nonfiction author will discuss his book about Andy Pafko, a noted major league outfielder and a Dunn County native, from noon to 1 p.m. today (Oct. 25) at the University of Wisconsin-Stout library. Joe Niese of Chippewa Falls will discuss his book, “Handy Andy: The Andy Pafko Story,” in University Archives, room 504A. […]
Jillian Weise, a nationally-known author, speaker and disability rights activist will be featured at UW-Eau Claire’s ninth annual Schneider Disability Issues Forum on Thursday (Oct. 26) in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The program, “Permission and Provocation,” is scheduled for 5 p.m. It is free and open to the public. Weise […]
New studies on the Red Cedar River watershed by students enrolled in a University of Wisconsin-Stout summer research program will be presented in early August at public forums in Menomonie and Chetek. The 13 student researchers included two from UW-Stout and one from UW-La Crosse. The students will discuss their summer research findings in Menomonie on Wednesday, Aug. 2 in Chetek on Friday, Aug. 4.