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  1. Eau Claire transit eliminates Menomonie bus routeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... before ending late at night. Click Here for Detailed Weather Information At a meeting Wednesday night, the Eau Claire County Transit System decided to discontinue the E-12 bus route to Menomonie, which was just created last year. The Dunn County ...

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  2. New Information: Raether accused of second sexual assault in Chippewa FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Nickolas Raether, 22, of Chippewa Falls is in the Chippewa County Jail. Earlier this month, a judge set his bond at $5,000 cash.

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  3. Man arrested in Altoona standoff is chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... for Detailed Weather Information Leonard Pope, who is 28 and from Altoona, faces misdemeanor charges in Eau Claire County of bail jumping and disorderly conduct. Pope was arrested after Altoona police were called to a domestic disturbance at a home ...

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  4. Only on Sunrise: 4-H celebrates 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... seed corn and the women would can it," explains Sara Donnerbauer, a 4-H Youth Development Agent with Eau Claire County UW-Extension. Jake, Miranda and Sara all agree that you don't necessarily have to be a farm kid to join 4-H. You can grow up in ...

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  5. Accountants now educating tax filers on Affordable Care Act penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Tuesday was the deadline to file income taxes. But next year, many people hoping to get a big refund, could see a penalty instead.

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  6. New Information: Suspect's name released in Altoona standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... from the residence were scattered throughout the front yard. Based on previous contacts with Pope the Eau Claire County Regional Tactical Team was called to assist making entry into the residence. Leonard was found hiding in a crawl space in the ...

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  7. Man sentenced in 2012 death of teenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Online court records show 21-year-old Doua Vang pleaded guilty in Eau Claire County court to aggravated battery.

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  8. Alleged sexual assault linked to social networking connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Chippewa Falls Police Investigator Robert Teuteberg has a message for parents -- keep a close eye on who your kids are talking to on the internet.

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  9. Madison band PHOX drops new single, reveals album release date, announces tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... video EP "Confetti." But it is a shiny new recording, conducted at Justin Vernon's April Base studios in Eau Claire County earlier this year. You can hear it below. PHOX also announced its first headlining North American tour, 32 shows beginning the ...

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  10. Starting the conversation about underage drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... to their kids about the dangers of alcohol as early as third grade. Hildebrand says, on average, kids in Eau Claire County will have their first drink at the age of 13, that's why it's important for parents to start talking about alcohol sooner as ...

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  11. Only on Sunrise: Upcoming free lunch to support Special Olympics WisconsinRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... in for Special Olympics and local police officers. "We typically see the Eau Claire Police Department, the Eau Claire County Sheriff's Department, UW-Police Departments from both Eau Claire and UW-Stout. Menomonie police department has been involved ...

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  12. Eau Claire County kicks off Crime Victims' Rights WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Eau Claire County kicked off Crime Victims' Rights Week on Monday. The goal is to get the word out to people about what services are available to them if they fall victim to a crime.

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  13. Cops Kill Unarmed Man During No-Knock Drug Raid, Ruled JustifiableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2013 | High Times

    ... with the Dunn County Sheriff's Department joined forces with the West Central Drug Task Force and the Eau Claire County Regional Tactical Team to serve a "no knock" search warrant the best possible way the knew how -- by kicking down the man's door ...

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  14. Confluence Project supporters say now the real work beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... referendum every time the city wants to spend $1 million or more on a building project involving the arts. Eau Claire County voters said "yes" to spending $3.5 million on the Confluence Project. With 60 out of 60 Eau Claire city precincts reporting, ...

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  15. More reaction to city, county referendum voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Here are statements released following the decision to approve the Eau Claire County referendum, which would contribute $3,500,000 toward the Confluence Project, and to reject the Eau Claire city referendum, which would have let voters decide whether the city could spend $1,000,000 or more on arts-related building projects.

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  16. Polls close, results come in for Eau Claire referendumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... With 47 out of 60 precincts reporting, the yes votes have 42% of the tally. The no votes have 58%. In Eau Claire County, the vote was on whether the county should spend $3.5 million to help build the Confluence Project. As of 10:30 pm, this vote was ...

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  17. Healthcare deadline passes, extended for those who tried to applyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... which is exactly why we're saying follow back up with the marketplace and document any and all attempts," Eau Claire County Department of Human Services Economic Supervisor Linda Struck said." There are extenuating circumstances allowing people to ...

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  18. Eau Claire Co. ranked 12th for healthiest in WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The fifth annual County Health Rankings report came out on Wednesday. It shows Eau Claire County ranked 12th healthiest of the 72 counties in Wisconsin.

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  19. Driver charged in deadly hit-and-run is arrested againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... for the man accused of driving drunk and killing a man plowing snow. 65-year-old Gregory Price appeared in Eau Claire County court Wednesday. Price is accused of hitting and killing 74-year-old Joseph Miller, who was plowing snow on an ATV last ...

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  20. Man accused of threatening to blow up unemployment office pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... building. 48-year-old Thomas Danielson waived a reading of information and entered not guilty pleas in Eau Claire County court. Danielson faces a charge of bomb scares and telephone harassment. A criminal complaint says in November he called the ...

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