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  1. Stillwater names new city administratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TwinCities

    Prior to being named administrator of Eau Claire County in 1997, McCarty was administrative coordinator in Sauk County, Wis., and code administrator in Manitowoc County, Wis. Mayor Mike Polehna said the council was looking for an administrator who will be engaged with the entire community, and McCarty fit that bill.

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  2. Finalist for Stillwater city administrator backs outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | TwinCities

    ... director of business and economic development; Kandis Hanson, Mound city manager; J. Thomas McCarty, Eau Claire County, Wis., administrator; Curtis Snyder, Rice Lake, Wis., city administrator; and Matt Stemwedel, Coon Rapids assistant city manager. ...

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  3. Eau Claire bank robbery suspect enters not guilty pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... into a hotel in Duluth, Minnesota. They say he confessed to the robbery after his arrest. Craig was in the Eau Claire County Jail on Tuesday afternoon. His bond was set at $25,000 cash. Another scheduled court appearance was not listed in court ...

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  4. Stillwater city administrator finalists meet the public FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | TwinCities

    ... for the city of Duluth; Kandis Hanson, city manager of Mound; J. Thomas McCarty, administrator in Eau Claire County, Wis.; Bruce Messelt, Chisago County administrator; Curtis Snyder, city administrator in Rice Lake, Wis.; and Matt Stemwedel, ...

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  5. Eau Claire Co. Administrator among finalists for Stillwater, MN jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    On Friday, the Stillwater, Minnesota City Clerk told WEAU 13 News the names of six finalists for that city's City Administrator position. Among them is Eau Claire County Administrator J. Thomas McCarty.

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  6. Changes coming to Eau Claire County energy assistance programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Applications for the program will now be accepted at the Western Dairyland Community Action Agency on Wisconsin Street instead of at the County Courthouse. "Under that umbrella if you're eligible under the income guidelines you can receive a one-time heating assistance benefits and a one-time electric benefit and then you would eligible for any crisis services that may need and weatherization services," Sellhausen said.

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  7. Businesses and legislators discuss free wifi program expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Several businesses and lawmakers came together Thursday to talk about expanding a program that provides free wireless internet in Eau Claire County. It uses fiber-optic cables and towers to provide wireless internet services to city, county, and state governments, as well as healthcare organizations, school districts, libraries and non-profits.

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  8. Book Excerpt: "Eat, Drink & Remarry"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Party. Having known Hubert from the time I was a kid in Wisconsin (because Mother was chairman of the Eau Claire County Democratic Party), I wanted to pitch in and be part of the campaign. And did I mention the new dating pool? Mother had arranged ...

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  9. Wisconsin father charged with felony child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WKBT

    A western Wisconsin man charged with felony child abuse is accused of hitting his 8-year-old son with a belt and then ordering the boy not to tell others. Lucas Carey of Lincoln made an initial court appearance Monday in Eau Claire County Court.

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  10. Stillwater chooses six finalists for city administrator jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | TwinCities

    ... in Kasson, Minn., and city administrator of Eyota, Minn. -- J. Thomas McCarty, administrator in Eau Claire County, Wis. He was administrative coordinator in Sauk County, Wis., and code administrator in Manitowoc County, Wis. -- Curtis Snyder, city ...

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  11. Father charged with felony child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Channel3000

    A western Wisconsin man charged with felony child abuse is accused of hitting his 8-year-old son with a belt and then ordering the boy not to tell others. Lucas Carey of Lincoln made an initial court appearance Monday in Eau Claire County Court.

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  12. Dad charged with abuse, cited Adrian Peterson after spanking boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Peterson got into trouble for similar actions. Lucas W. Carey, 34, of the town of Lincoln appeared in Eau Claire County court on Monday on a charge of child abuse after the boy told a sheriff's deputy the story, the Leader-Telegram reported . The ...

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  13. Safe Sleep Task Force has future plans for crib programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... in the city are linked to unsafe sleeping environments. But according to the new Safe Sleep Task Force in Eau Claire County, the risk isn't limited to Milwaukee. It's everywhere and the group wants to do something about it. The Safe Sleep Task Force ...

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  14. Local students team up to make treats for shelter animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Eau Claire students met with members of the Builder's Club at South Middle School to make homemade treats and toys for cats and dogs at the Eau Claire County Humane Association. The Builder's Club works on several projects throughout the year to give back to the community.

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  15. Top curlers wrap up championship game in Eau ClaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Eau Claire Curling Club hosted the USA Curling 2015 Mixed Doubles Nationals at the Eau Claire County Expo Center. "My family started pretty early and it's just become a sport for my family, and I was just always at the club watching my parents and my brother curl growing up," competitor Korey Dropkin said.

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  16. Annual Kids N' Cops brings in all time high donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... spent the day shopping at the 23rd annual Kids N' Cops event. Mike Mayer, detective sergeant for the Eau Claire County Sheriff's Department, says this year, local law enforcement partnered with area businesses to raise money for families who need a ...

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  17. Eau Claire County property owners to receive tax statementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The county said it will send nearly 45,000 statements between December 1 and December 15. Property owners in the City of Eau Claire, City of Altoona, and Town of Ludington pay directly to Eau Claire County. The county sent out their statements on Thursday.

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  18. USA Curling Nationals in Eau ClaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Top curlers from across the country are gathering in Eau Claire this week. The Eau Claire Curling Club is hosting them for a competition at the Eau Claire County Expo Center.

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  19. City of Eau Claire asking for public input for Seven Mile Creek Landfill expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... would lie within the property owned by Advanced Disposal Services Seven Mile Creek Landfill located in Eau Claire County. The proposed footprint lies solely within the City of Eau Claire owned property in Eau Claire County. The public will have an ...

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  20. In football it's called piling onRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Rice Lake Online

    ... understand Vos' criticisms. Board Chair Thomas Barland, who had a highly-regarded career on the bench in Eau Claire County, said he has never felt that the board was being misled by the GAB staff, and no other legislator has ever contacted him with ...

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