Man arrested in western Wisconsin for drunk-driving with 5 kids in car
The Wisconsin State Patrol said all of the kids were under the age of 16.
One injured in Eau Claire house fire
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – One person is hurt after a structure fire in Eau Claire earlier today. According to Eau Claire Fire Rescue, crews received reports of the fire on Uranus Avenue around 2:30 pm. When they arrived, they saw smoke and fire coming from the first floor of the building.
Ghost town – The Wildwood Story
SPRING VALLEY, WI – Approximately six miles north from the Village of Spring Valley, Wisconsin on County Road B, marks what was once a booming – but short- lived, lumber town. Very little evidence remains of what was once a town with a population of over 400 people. The town of Wildwood was founded over 142 years ago and lasted just about 20 years before it vanished from time.
Man sentenced in road rage shooting case
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (WEAU) - A Chippewa Falls man was sentenced today on charges relating to a 2022 road rage shooting incident in Eau Claire. Court documents show that on March 1, 35-year-old Chee Thao was sentenced to 60 days in jail with Huber and three years probation on charges of discharging a firearm from a vehicle at a person and second-degree recklessly endangering safety.
The best steakhouse in Eau Claire right now, according to diners—plus, see the rest of the top 5
Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated steakhouses in Eau Claire, according to diners' reviews on Yelp as of January 2024.
Men's hockey falls in Commissioner's Cup final to Stevens Point
STEVENS POINT — The Blugold men’s hockey team could only score one goal in a 5-1 loss to Stevens Point in the championship game of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) tournament Saturday night. The Eau Claire men’s hockey team was back in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) tournament championship for the third consecutive year. At stake for UW-Eau Claire as the team battled with the No. 6 ranked UW-Stevens Point Pointers was both the Commissioner’s Cup trophy — given annually to the conference...
4 Wisconsin Horses Positive for Strangles
Four horses at a boarding facility in Pierce County, Wisconsin, are positive for strangles. A 6-year-old Quarter Horse mare, 20-year-old Paint gelding, and weanling filly are all affected and alive. A weanling colt is deceased. The confirmed cases are under voluntary quarantine. EDCC Health Watch is an Equine Network marketing...
Girls’ hoops season ends with loss at New Auburn
NEW AUBURN, WI – To each season, an end must come. As sad as that is, even the team that wins the final game of the season has to see it end. That was not the case, winning their final game, for the Spring Valley girls’ basketball team here last week as the Cardinals fell to the Lakeland East conference champion New Auburn Trojans, 48-39.
Your candidate: Cory Sisk District 8
EAU CLAIRE — Candidate Cory Sisk said he wants to return to the county board supervisor seat to continue the county’s work to manage its debt and balance the budget. Sisk is the candidate for the Eau Claire County District 8 supervisor seat in the April 2 election. He was previously elected in 2022 and is the current supervisor. District 8 is made up of Wards 12, 14, 15, and...
Legacy Hair and Beauty Supply store expands to new location
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) - A local business centered around helping the community with all their hair needs is expanding to a new location. Legacy Hair and Beauty Supply moved to London road for a bigger location, allowing them to house more products. The store originally opened in January of...
Lady Warriors cruise past Lake City, lose by two points to Rochester Lourdes
The Lady Warriors would advance in the section 1AA tournament by defeating Lake City 60-39 on Feb. 28 at the Mayo Civic Center, but they would fall short to Rochester Lourdes -- losing by just two points -- 61-59 to end their season in the Mayo Civic Center Auditorium on Mar. 2. The Warriors faced the Lake City Tigers in a matchup at the Main Floor of the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, Minn. Caledonia Area would win the tip, and Josie Foster (No. 4)...
Interview: The Master Singers concert
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) - The Master Singers present “Choral Images 2024: Out of the Depths, I Cry”. News release: The Master Singers will present Choral Images 2024: Out of the Depths, I Cry on Sunday, March 10th, 2024, at 3:00 p.m. at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Eau Claire. The concert marks the conclusion of the Thirty-First Concert Season by The Master Singers, involving six annual performances in Eau Claire and Minneapolis.