By Tessa Rosa, Chippewa Valley Post reporting intern September 22, 2016. Pastor David Huber’s phone rang at 1:45 a.m. He didn’t react. It was the fire department calling, and so the phone rang again. This time Huber picked it up to hear a voice on the other end telling him that Plymouth Congregational United Church […]
By Jeremy Gragert, for the Chippewa Valley Post “Eaux Claires brings talent you’ve never heard of but will love,” wrote Teresa O’Halloran of Eau Claire in her Facebook review of the music festival. “The ones you know will be doing something you didn’t expect.” That five-star review sums up a common thread of reactions by […]
Technologies used for collecting personal digital data are evolving too quickly for either ethics or legislative restraints to keep pace, according to Paul Wagner, a retired UW-Eau Claire computer science professor who has studied the topic in depth.
DURAND — In the driveway of a two-story house on a dairy farm in western Wisconsin, five men focus on a unique construction project. Using a drill, hammer and nails, plywood and rope, they work together in the afternoon sun to erect a structure that resembles a makeshift corral in the bed of a Honda pickup.
By UW-Stout Office of University Communications Ongoing efforts to reduce blue-green algae and improve water quality in the Red Cedar River watershed have received a major boost from the National Science Foundation (NSF), which has renewed financing for a summer research program hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Stout. The $303,427 grant will sustain the LAKES REU – […]
A book celebrating Lake Wissota’s centennial and published by the Chippewa County Historical Society (CCHS) will be unveiled at a series of June book release events at four county locations. Lake Wissota: The Dam Story celebrates the completion of the Wissota Dam in 1917 with a pictorial history of the lake. It includes more than 300 photos, plus maps, […]