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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
For Immediate Release Contact: Dean Kallenbach Senior Regional Manager Wisconsin Public Radio (715)-839-3868 dean.kallenbach@wpr.org   Eric Lee on Spectrum West Feb. 21, 2019   Eau Claire visual artist Eric Lee will join host Al Ross on Spectrum West¸ which airs at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019 on The Ideas Network of Wisconsin Public Radio. An Eau Claire Memorial High School ...read more
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Thursday, February 14, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 14, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — With an undergraduate degree in architecture and a Master of Fine Arts in design from University of Wisconsin-Stout, Dharshana Gopalakrishnan appreciates buildings, especially historic ones. So, it’s not surprising that about two years ago the old Omaha train depot in Menomonie caught her eye. Built in 1906 but not used as a depot for more ...read more
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Thursday, February 14, 2019
For Immediate Release   Support groups, classes and events in March 2019 at Mayo Clinic Health System sites in northwest Wisconsin Note: Search Classes & Events at mayoclinichealthsystem.org to register online (if noted) or for more information. Classes are free, unless noted.   Barron Events are at Mayo Clinic Health System – Northland in Barron, 1222 E. Woodland Ave., unless noted.Blood ...read more
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Free Home Buying Seminar  MENOMONIE, WI—An educational home buyers seminar is being offered to the public on Tuesday, March 5th at 6 p.m. at the WESTconsin Credit Union Menomonie-East office, 3333 Schneider Avenue SE. This seminar is presented by Kyle Behrens, Mortgage Loan Originator, WESTconsin Credit Union; Jordi Buchner, Mortgage Loan Originator, WESTconsin Credit Union; Ladan Brewe, Mortgage ...read more
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
  Dealing with Heavy Snow Loads on Agricultural Buildings   Due to the recent heavy snowfall there is reason to have concern over heavy snow loads on farm buildings.  There have been several reports of farm buildings collapsing in Western Wisconsin.  In addition, many have concerns for buildings that still have significant amounts of snow on them especially if more snow falls before the snow ...read more
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
For Immediate Release Contact: Dean Kallenbach Senior Regional Manager Wisconsin Public Radio (715)-839-3868 dean.kallenbach@wpr.org   Paula Poundstone on Spectrum West Feb. 14, 2019   Comedian Paula Poundstone, who is appearing next week at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts in Menomonie, will join host Al Ross on Spectrum West, which airs at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 on ...read more
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Thursday, January 31, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - With dedicated recycling, composting, energy-saving and other campuswide initiatives, UW-Stout is focused on reducing its carbon footprint and educating students about sustainability. The university is putting its efforts to the test again this year in Recyclemania, a friendly, nationwide competition among postsecondary institutions to see how they stack up. The ...read more
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Thursday, January 31, 2019
Menomonie, Wis. —  From the Namekagon River, Wisconsin’s Moving National Park, to ATV trails, resorts and restaurants, Washburn County Tourism Association Executive Director Michelle Martin’s eyes light up when she talks what her home county offers visitors. Martin, a University of Wisconsin-Stout hotel, restaurant, and tourism management program alumna and Spooner native, always planned to ...read more
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Monday, January 28, 2019
Paulson Named Director of Business Development  DUNN COUNTY, WI, January 28, 2019- The West Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board (WCWWDB) is pleased to announce that Dave Paulson has been appointed to the position of Director of Business Development for the nine-county region of the WCWWDB serving Eau Claire, Dunn, Chippewa, Pepin, Polk, St. Croix, Pierce, Barron and Clark Counties. Mr. ...read more
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Thursday, January 24, 2019
For Immediate Release   Migraines no more: Life-changing Botox treatment helps Menomonie resident   EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — Heather Klanderman started experiencing migraines when she was in middle school. The 37-year-old Menomonie, Wisconsin, resident saw multiple doctors, but found no relief. She attributed her headaches to stress. At age 20, she suffered a concussion while playing softball, and ...read more
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Thursday, January 24, 2019
NEWS RELEASEContactsPam Powers, 715-232-2381University Communications715-232-2381News Center Student manages family-owned Eau Claire skating centerDual major sees importance of customer service, creating memoriesStory LinkFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 23, 2019Menomonie, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Stout junior Emma Johnson can’t remember a time she couldn’t roller skate. The La Crosse native ...read more
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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Mark Gunderman, Communications Specialist Chippewa Valley Technical College Desk: 715-831-7288 Cell: 715-210-4714 mgunderman1@cvtc.edu     Evers Brings State-of-State Tour to CVTC Partnerships with local school districts highlighted   Eau Claire, WI – The day after delivering his first State-of-the-State Address, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers visited ...read more
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Monday, March 26, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  A decades long dream came true for the University of Wisconsin-Stout chapter of the Club Managers Association of America this month. The student organization was named the Chapter of the Year, largest chapter, at the World Club Managers Conference in San Francisco, Calif., March 2-6, earning $1,000 and a trophy. The UW-Stout chapter also won the Club of the Future contest by ...read more
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Monday, March 26, 2018
Prediabetes and You, a Hidden Risk [Eau Claire, WI – March 26, 2018] – Tuesday, March 27, is American Diabetes Association (ADA) Alert Day®, and the Eau Claire YMCA wants residents of the Eau Claire community to know their risk for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes, as well as preventive steps they can take that day to reduce the chances of developing the disease. In the United States alone, ...read more
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Friday, March 23, 2018
American tale to provide family-friendly entertainment opens April 6   News link: https://www.uwstout.edu/about-us/news-center/university-theatre-brings-musical-big-fish-harvey-hall-theatre-opening-april-6 March 22, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. —  In “Big Fish” Edward Bloom tells tall tales of a witch, a giant, a mermaid and a werewolf. Yet in those fantastical stories, Bloom, performed by ...read more
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Wednesday, March 21, 2018
News link: https://www.uwstout.edu/about-us/news-center/state-senate-resolution-honors-life-chancellor-emeritus-sorensen-0March 20, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. — The Wisconsin state Senate unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday, March 20, honoring the life and accomplishments of the late University of Wisconsin-Stout Chancellor Emeritus Charles W. Sorensen.The resolution was authored by state Sen. ...read more
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Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Menomonie, WI - P.G.A. Golf Professional Jim Maguire was recently hired as the General Manager and Head Golf Professional at Tanglewood Greens in Menomonie, WI.  He was previously in the same capacity at Prairie du Chien Country Club in Prairie du Chien, WI.  Maguire has been a member of the P.G.A. of America since 1997, and his ties to the Chippewa Valley run deep.  He served as the Head Men’s ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
​JERRY POLING | MARCH 14, 2018 The intersections of free speech, political censorship and minorities will be the topic of a presentation and discussion at UW-Stout. The university’s Center for the Study of Institutions and Innovation will feature Walter Kimbrough, Dillard University of New Orleans, and Charles H.F. Davis III, University of Southern California, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, March 19, 2018- Spectrum Industries is proud to announce that Brian Myhre has been named Channel Manager. Myhre has spent 30 years with Spectrum in various roles.  As Channel Manager, Myhre will be connecting partners with Spectrum and their Territory Managers. He will make working with Spectrum an easier process and help sales grow. As one of Spectrum’s top salesman the past ...read more
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