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  1. A surprising number of teenagers are engaging in 'digital...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News Times

    Registration will allow you to post comments on and create a Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. In past decades, teenagers struggling to deal with their emotions might have coped by taking a razor blade to their forearm or extinguishing cigarettes on their skin.


  2. Searching for new stories to tellRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    I didn't know what was going to happen when I moved to Brainerd from International Falls almost two and a half years ago. In the same way, I'm not quite sure what's going to happen now as I leave the Brainerd Dispatch.


  3. Brainerd City Council: Council OKs facility studyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    It was unorthodox, but the Brainerd City Council Monday night accepted a proposal for a comprehensive facilities study for all city facilities. In August, the council directed city staff to issue a request for proposals for a comprehensive city facilities study.


  4. Your child's online bully may be closer than you thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Deseret News

    Experts agree that hateful messages directed at adolescents, which are often posted anonymously, have the potential to harm, from embarrassing or distressing their subject to encouraging suicide. But those who go looking for the source of mean-spirited emails, texts or social media posts may be surprised to learn that sometimes the victim is also the perpetrator, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and Florida Atlantic University, published in the Journal of Adolescent Health.


  5. Student leaders want say in University of Wisconsin mergerRead the original story

    Monday | WKOW-TV

    Student leaders at the University of Wisconsin's 26 campuses are pressing regents to include their input on plans to merge two-year schools with four-year campuses. The Leader-Telegram reports that the UW System Student Representatives released a statement requesting more student inclusion in announcements like the merger plans.


  6. Rinse and repeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Minot Daily News

    Alex Eisen/MDN Minot State's Angela Lothspeich skates in front of her bench in a game against Wisconsin-Eau Claire Sunday afternoon at Maysa Arena in Minot. After a pair of unpleasant defeats to the University of Minnesota to start the season, the Minot State women's hockey club found its scoring touch this weekend with 14 goals across two games.


  7. Resiliency Critical to Overcome Effects of BullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | PsychCentral

    New research suggests that since most children will experience bullying at some point in their lifetime schools, families and communities should take a more proactive role in helping children learn to be resilient. Investigators discovered the reason some children are devastated by bullying while others are not is because children who have developed resiliency skills are buffered and protected from internalizing the harm intended though bullying and cyberbullying.


  8. Students spread positive vibes through Happiness ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | KCWY13

    Hugs were not in short supply for thousands of students on University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire's campus. Students shared positive messages and embraces as part of a happiness project.


  9. Rural school administrators meet to discuss needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    The message among rural school district administrators during Wednesday's State Superintendent Advisory Council meeting was simple: good, but not great. District administrators, along with State Superintendent Tony Evers, met on Wednesday to discuss the pressing needs of rural districts around western Wisconsin and solutions to those problems.


  10. Vista Equity buys controlling stake in Mpls. tech firm JamfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Star Tribune

    A Texas technology investment firm bought controlling stake in Jamf, a Minneapolis-based provider of management tools for Apple products, the companies said Wednesday. Vista Equity Partners will add Jamf to a portfolio of about two dozen tech companies, including Bloomington-based Newscycle Solutions Inc. and Granicus, a Denver firm that Vista last year combined with St. Paul-based GovDelivery.


  11. 'Resilience' to adversity determines if a child survives or thrives when bulliedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Sameer Hinduja, Ph.D., study author, a professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice within FAU's College for Design and Social Inquiry, and co-director of the Cyberbullying Research Center. Credit: Florida Atlantic University It's inevitable.


  12. School board: Board approves lacrosse as varsity sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Charlie Campbell, activities director at Brainerd High School, addresses the Brainerd School Board Monday night about adding lacrosse as a varsity sport for spring 2018. Spenser Bickett / Brainerd Dispatch Brainerd High School students will have a new varsity sport to try out this spring, once the snow melts on Adamson Field.


  13. Undefeated season draws large crowds at UWLRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 7 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    The UWL football team is off to one of its best starts in recent years and as a result, crowd attendance is rising. The Eagles are now 5-0 after defeating UW-Eau Claire on Saturday in a game broadcast live on WXOW News 19. "The students came out really great our first game," Athletic Director Kim Blum, said.


  14. MLC volleyball team drops 2 at UW-Eau Claire tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Journal

    The Martin Luther College volleyball team lost both matches at the Blugold Invitational on Friday. The Knights lost the opener 3-0 to UW-Stevens Point before losing the night cap to UW-Eau Claire 3-0 .


  15. University in Eau Claire closes bowling alley as use dropsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 6 | Washington Times

    After taking over UW-Eau Claire's Bowling Club in 2015, former President Brandon Swim rallied his club members into returning for practice to the campus bowling lanes in Hilltop Recreation Center after a long hiatus. Although not suitable for tournaments - the 12 lanes had been abandoned for more favorably oiled lanes at other locations - Swim called back club members to the campus bowling alley for practice on Wednesday nights, the Leader-Telegram reported .


  16. Jimmy Kimmel's empathy touches a chord with late night viewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Christian Science Monitor

    The host's success, observers say, comes from finding personal connections to complex policies, and talking through partisan issues such as health care and gun control just like an average voter trying to understand politics. Jimmy Kimmel appears at the Oscars in Los Angeles in February.


  17. Vilas County Land and Water Conservation Committee hears grant proposals in special meetingRead the original story

    Friday Oct 6 | Lakeland Times

    The first application came from Trees for Tomorrow for the amount of $9,700. Trees for Tomorrow was looking to do work in several areas, one of which is on its Forest and Wildlife Loop Trail.


  18. Oneida Conservation Committee hears grant application informationRead the original story

    Friday Oct 6 | Lakeland Times

    This Monday, at its regular monthly meeting, the Oneida Conservation and UW-Extension Education Committee heard a grant proposal from the Vilas County Land and Water Conservation Department. This grant proposal would be forwarded on to Lumberjack RC&D for possible approval, but conservation specialist Quita Sheehan needed a nod from not only the Vilas committee, which she received last week, but from the Oneida committee as well.


  19. Jeff O'BrienRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Hospitality Net

    O'Brien joins East West Destination Hospitality after spending more than seven years with Vail Resorts, where he most recently served as a Senior Property Manager overseeing the Lodge at Vail. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, he previously served as the president of Kenilworth Homes in Utah, which managed real estate sales along with the planning and construction of residential homes.


  20. Police say man tried to lure 9-year-old on her way to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | WKOW-TV

    A 9-year-old girl on her way to school Wednesday told police a man in a small red pickup truck tried to lure her into his vehicle. She told police that she was riding her bicycle on Kipling Drive near the intersection with Scott Lane a white man with long and curly gray or white hair pulled up near her in a truck.