A pilot program to reduce or eliminate human trafficking in Chippewa Valley hotels has been launched by Fierce Freedom, Visit Eau Claire and the Eau Claire police department. Staff at Fierce Freedom and the police department have developed a training curriculum called “Be Aware” which will be used to train hospitality workers to spot prostitution […]
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.)
The CVPost’s “6 of Substance” series is part of our effort to provide news of area nonprofit organizations and increase public awareness of their missions and activities. This week’s featured organization is the Trinity Lutheran Food Pantry, which serves food to those who are hungry and need food within Eau Claire and Chippewa counties.
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, […]
The annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive, the largest single-day food drive in the world, will take place for the 25th time on Saturday, May 13. The food drive, organized by the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) and supported this year by eight other organizations, has collected a total of 1.5 billion pounds of […]
The May edition of the “Writers Read” program at Eau Claire’s L. E. Phillips Memorial Public Library will offer a variety of perspectives on “What Work Is.” The program is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 11 in the Eau Claire Room on the Library’s lower level. The monthly presentations are organized by Max […]