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  1. Defenders of 'Midwest' present fresh evidence for its vitalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star Tribune

    A discussion about whether Minnesota should ditch the Midwest moniker and re-christen itself as "North" attracted a standing-room-only crowd at Walker Art Center in Minneapolis last month. They contend that Midwest - and Minnesota's place among the north central reaches of the region - retains a vibrant sense of place and regional identity.


  2. American Water announces three major executive position changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WaterWorld

    Last week, American Water , the nation's largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, announced that effective Jan. 1, 2015, it will name Edward Vallejo , current vice president of Investor Relations, as new VP of Financial Strategy, Planning and Decision Support; Karla Teasley , current president of Illinois AW, as new VP of Customer Service; and Bruce Hauk , current director of Financial Analysis and Decision Support, as new president of Illinois AW. Vallejo will continue in his Investor Relations role as the company looks to fill the VP of Investor Relations position.


  3. MMSD: A Fluent InfluenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Fitchburg Star

    "From an early age, I just kind of had the language bug," Zorko said of her time growing up on the south side of Chicago. But when she and her family moved to Poynette, Spanish was the only foreign language offered, so she embraced it.


  4. On the Slide: Some notable notes after cleaning off the spindleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Roseville Review

    Congrates to MIKE MOLINE and JIM HANUS, who are the latest inductees into the NORTH ST. PAUL Boys Hockey Hall of Fame .


  5. Eau Claire Transit launches real time bus tracking systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Tired of waiting in the freezing cold or scorching heat to catch a ride? Now, a new bus tracking website could help. Eau Claire Transit has created a real time bus tracking website you can pull up from a home computer or smart phone.


  6. Graduation candidate served country while pursuing studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Stars and Stripes

    Emily Erickson enrolled at UW-Eau Claire in fall 2008, but her pursuit of a bachelor's degree was interrupted by her service to her country. The 24-year-old Mondovi native - a staff sergeant in the U.S. Air Force Reserve called to active duty in December 2010 and October 2013 - graduates Saturday with a bachelor's degree in kinesiology.


  7. UW-Eau Claire faces one of largest deficits in school historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    It's a $4.5 million structural budget deficit. The university is currently working to adjust its 2015-2016 budget continue meeting the needs of students.


  8. Heartland Daily Podcast - " Jessica Sena: Sierra Club's most deceptive videos ever made on FrackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Heartland Institute

    ... policy issues and a research fellow with The Heartland Institute. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire with studies in political science and geology, winning awards for his undergraduate geology research before taking a position ...


  9. Faculty, staff cuts possible due to budget deficit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Eau Claire might have to cut some faculty and staff jobs next year, as the result of a big structural deficit in its next budget. Assistant chancellor Mike Rindo tells WQOW-TV that Eau Claire officials will review its spending, and look for ways to reduce expenses and increase revenues through higher student enrollments.


  10. Healing Sounds of Christmas helps collect food for pantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Community members got the chance to get in the Christmas spirit with music and help out a local food pantry. The event was put on my Sacred Heart Hospital's Healing Place: Center for Life's Journeys.


  11. Undefeated SNC leads nation in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Door Reminder

    Undefeated SNC leads nation in shooting Green Knights best field-goal percentage in NCAA Division IIII men's basketball Check out this story on St. Norbert College guard Austin Elliott makes a move with the basketball before going up for a shot against Lawrence University's Chris Siebert during the Green Knights' 81-68 victory at Schuldes Sports Center in De Pere last season. It's not surprising there's a difference this year in the St. Norbert College men's basketball team's shooting percentages.


  12. Students perform holiday favorites during Haas Lobby Concert at UW-Eau ClaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The concert Friday featured small ensembles playing traditional holiday music. Performers included a cappella and jazz groups, along with students playing brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments.


  13. Rising concern for kids' use on apps, like "Yik Yak."Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    One of the biggest criticisms of social media sites and applications is their ability to feed cyber-bullying. Experts say kids download apps, like Yik Yak, without their parents even knowing, and then some kids make hurtful posts.


  14. UW System chancellors disagree about merit of proposed engineering...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Badger Herald Online

    Three northwestern University of Wisconsin schools proposed a joint engineering program at the most recent Board of Regents meeting, receiving opposition from some UW System chancellors. Chancellor Rebecca Blank and UW-Platteville Chancellor Dennis Shields both expressed concern that the programs were not the best move for the system, as they would be expensive and potentially draw students away from Madison, Platteville or Milwaukee's programs.


  15. 20th annual giving project to support rice pantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    For the 20th year, the McIntyre Library at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is collecting donations for the Hmong Mutual Assistance Association's rice pantry. The rice pantry is the only one of its kind in the Chippewa Valley, offering 25 lbs.


  16. Rob Reid's animal shenanigansRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | American Library Association

    Featuring our four-legged, no-legged, winged, scaled and feathered friends, "Animal Shenanigans: Twenty-four Creative, Interactive Story Programs for Preschoolers ," published by ALA Editions , is a new series of story program lesson plans from bestselling author Rob Reid that will help librarians and teachers unleash kids' curiosity and learning. Using a combination of high-quality picture books, fingerplays, movement activities, songs and games, these ready-to-use, mix-and-match lesson plans focus on universal themes such as family, friendship, and school-but with animal protagonists.


  17. AIDS Memorial Quilt on display at UW-Eau ClaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The quilt started in San Francisco in 1987 with a three-by-six foot panel and now has grown to more than 48-thousand panels from all over the world. It weighs a total of 54-tons.


  18. UW-Eau Claire professor receives suicide prevention grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Mental health issues impact students on college campuses across the country. Today one UW- Eau Claire professor was awarded a $304,029 grant to help students struggling locally.


  19. Daryl Turner Doubles on Final Day of Jean Freeman InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Minnesota's Daryl Turner won the 100 back and 100 fly to close out the final day of racing at the Jean Freeman Invitational, held at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center at the University of Minnesota. Competition at the 2014 Jean Freeman Invite wrapped up today at the newly renamed Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.


  20. News & Notes: June 12, 2014 issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | OakCreek

    Kirstan Brodie, Luke Eisner, Emily Perszyk and Christy Thomas - all with cumulative grade-point averages of 4.0 - will share in the distinction as Greendale High School Class of 2014 valedictorians. Each will offer a brief address at the commencement ceremony on Sunday, June 15, at 1 p.m. at Stephen J. Gavinski Stadium on the high school grounds, 6801 Southway.