By Emma Koehn, CVPost Domestic violence, sexual assault, intimate partner violence, stalking. . . the Bolton Refuge House (BRH) has been providing free services to people victimized by these since 1976. Its services are open to anyone in the community, including University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students. BRH offers services to students who need them, and […]
Fifteen robotics teams from three Eau Claire middle schools competed in the first-ever Blugold Beginnings Robotics Competition held recently at DeLong Middle School.
Other entries came from South and Northstar Middle Schools. (Additional photos of entrants in the competition can be found on the page where this account continues, inside the website.)
By Mark Gunderman, CVTC Communications Specialist Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) math instructor Jim Bockenfeld started the class with a discussion about texting and driving, something that might already have been a part of some students’ lives. The discussion went on to involve how long it takes a driver facing an emergency situation to stop a car, […]
Joe Luginbill, the youngest person ever elected to the Eau Claire School Board, is the subject of this week’s episode of “Spirit In Action” on Northern Spirit Radio (NSR). During the program, hosted by Mark Helpsmeet, Luginbill discusses his work on the school board crafting district policy. The program also is focused Luginbill’s early life experiences and how they shaped him into a […]
By Mark Gunderman, Communications Specialist, Chippewa Valley Technical College Cole Hill knows what he wants to do in a future career. “I want to build motors – V-8s, probably,” said the Colfax High School junior who spends time racing at the Red Cedar and Jim Falls tracks. But just what does one study in preparation for building […]
By Dee J. Hall, Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism Beverly Walker doubts that the governor’s plan to abolish the Wisconsin Parole Commission will add efficiency to a sluggish system, and she suspects it would make qualifying for parole even more difficult. Her husband, Baron Walker, has been imprisoned for nearly 22 years on a 60-year […]