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Leader-Telegram 3h
Winter road maintenance expenses for Chippewa County are estimated to hit nearly $2 million this year due to the heavy snowfall in February, which is about $500,000 over budget.
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Leader-Telegram 5h
WI law allows for doubling the maximum fine or forfeiture for speeding or driving recklessly in a work zone when construction workers are present. The new legislation would include “roadside cleanup or maintenance work, including the collection of litter"
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Leader-Telegram 6h
As a fundraiser and promotion for the free meals it serves daily in Eau Claire, The Community Table announced it now has a food truck.
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Leader-Telegram 7h
Rural Eau Claire County nature area and science center Beaver Creek Reserve notified patrons that a detour is in place in its vicinity due to a bridge project.
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Leader-Telegram 9h
Two major bridges in Chippewa County will be closed for three weeks each this summer for routine repairs.
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Leader-Telegram 11h
Two major bridges in Chippewa County will be closed for three weeks each this summer for routine repairs.
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Leader-Telegram 12h
An Eau Claire panel is suggesting that after a small outdoor plaza is revamped this summer that it become the city’s first smoke-free park.
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Leader-Telegram 24h
The Eau Claire area is among 37 cities with the cleanest air quality in the U.S., according to a report issued today by the American Lung Association.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 24
A recommendation to prohibit shooting bucks this year in Buffalo County has many hunters and residents up in arms.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 24
In the first eight years of Spring Fest, the event has always turned a profit, and it has generated more than $100,000 for nonprofit organizations in the Chippewa Falls community, said co-organizer Hugh Crane.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 24
UPDATE: The missing teenager who was last seen Tuesday evening swimming with friends in the Chippewa River has been identified as Williamefipanio G. Hessel, 17, of Eau Claire.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 24
Proposed improvements to the park include new playground equipment and trails, improved access to the Eau Claire River, more trees, preservation of the park’s ice skating area, a community garden and more.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 24
The Eau Claire Fire Department and others resumed their search of the Chippewa River in Eau Claire Wednesday morning for a missing person.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 24
Valley Media Works had sought a lower price for a former Eau Claire fire station, which the city has now opted to put back out on the market for more offers.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 24
We're growing! The latest U.S. Census Bureau estimates show the Eau Claire metro area had a population of 168,669 in 2018, up 1,233 people, or 0.7 percent, from 2017 and up 7,284 people, or 4.5 percent, from 2010. We are the nation's 252nd largest metro area.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 23
West-central Wisconsin had four of Wisconsin’s 10 fastest-growing counties in 2018.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 23
"I also have hope that fresh, local produce is not far away. A favorite early spring vegetable is asparagus."
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Leader-Telegram Apr 23
With a projected deficit of more than $3 million included in the 2018-19 Eau Claire school district budget and more than $125 million in unfunded liabilities as of December, the district’s recently formed Revenue Committee began convening in January.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 23
Work is expected to finish around 6 p.m. so the road will reopen on Wednesday.
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Leader-Telegram Apr 23
The Wisconsin Historical Society is exploring the possibility of creating a historic district that would cover up to 150 homes on the West Hill of Chippewa Falls.
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