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  1. Kids get hands-on experience with science at EC Co. FairRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Sunday was the last day of the Eau Claire County Fair, but it wasn't just about eating cotton candy and seeing animals for kids.

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  2. Veterans encouraged to tell their storiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    ... Sorenson, 67, of Eau Claire was the keynote speaker Saturday at a ceremony to recognize veterans at the Eau Claire County Fair. About 80 people gathered for the event. "Be proud of what you did in the military," Sorenson said. "My eternal gratitude ...

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  3. Man arrested in standoff situation in StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... with Colburn, believed to be armed, were unsuccessful. The Chippewa County Combined Response Team and Eau Claire County SWAT teams were activated to help resolve the situation safely. Colburn eventually surrendered from the residence and was safely ...

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  4. Eau Claire man, woman sentenced to prison for dealing methRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... the result of an investigation conducted by the West Central Drug Task Force and were coordinated with the Eau Claire County District Attorney's Office. United States Attorney Vaudreuil stated "Methamphetamine is a scourge on our society. It ...

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  5. Multiple law enforcement agencies flood Madeline Island for training exerciseRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... push them outside that comfort zone, you make it difficult for them," said Lt. Rodney Stearns with the Eau Claire County Sheriff's Office. "You use a variety of different things they have never done before. Going to an island, that has never been ...

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  6. Only on Sunrise: Sunrise visits 4-H volunteers at E.C County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Sunrise went to the Eau Claire Expo Center to take a look around the preparations for the Eau Claire County Fair.

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  7. Eau Claire County Fair has big meaning for kids that care for animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    It is fair season in Western Wisconsin. When you think "fair" the sights and sounds at the Eau Claire County Fair are probably not what you would expect.

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  8. Wisconsin man flees deputy, reaches 110 mph before arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TwinCities

    ... for felony eluding police, operating a motor vehicle without consent and for an outstanding warrant from Eau Claire County, WisDOT said in a release. A Wisconsin State Patrol trooper monitoring traffic on Interstate 94 near Baldwin pulled a vehicle ...

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  9. Happening Today: Law enforcement agencies head to Madeline Island for trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Eau Claire County Sheriff's Office Tactical Team is joining the other agencies for the training, which involves the arrest of a "fictitious subject" on the island.

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  10. Wisconsin man admits robbing bank so he wouldn't go to jailRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TwinCities

    A 19-year-old man reportedly told police he robbed a Rice Lake bank to get money to pay off court obligations so he wouldn't go to jail, according to Eau Claire County Court records.

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  11. Feds, state, local law to land on Madeline IslandRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Business North

    ... Wisconsin Emergency Management, several police, sheriff and fire departments will drill to combat what Eau Claire County Sheriff Lieutenant Rodney Stearns calls armed survivalists. 'This has gone back to way back in Posse Comitatus days back in the ...

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  12. Eau Claire Health Dept. researching ways to lower Lyme disease numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Studies show Eau Claire County has the highest reported cases of Lyme disease in the state, according to the Centers for Disease Control, and researchers are looking for ways to lower them.

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  13. Suspect arrested in Town of Washington for 5th offense OWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... the business just before 3 a.m. Wednesday. The deputies found that Quarderer had an active warrant in Eau Claire County and a revoked driver's license. They later found him lying on his back. The complaint goes on to say that Quarderer told the ...

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  14. West Nile virus cases in western WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WKOW-TV

    ... ting is probably a little weak." A dead crow found on July 2 has also now tested positive for the virus in Eau Claire County. So far, eight Wisconsin counties have reported virus activity so far this year.

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  15. Crow found dead in Eau Claire Co. tests positive for West Nile virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    A dead crow found in Eau Claire County on July 2nd has tested positive for West Nile virus.

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  16. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture flew over 13,000 acres in La Crosse County this week to spray fields to prevent a spread of Gypsy Moths.

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  17. Once out, inmates find little helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... of budget pressures is going to be costly to the state in the long run," said Thomas Barland, who was an Eau Claire County circuit judge when he led the committee. While the Department of Corrections has begun some programs to address the needs in ...

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  18. Chippewa Valley sees hundreds of increases in job listingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... and as far as the unemployment rate, it has been the lowest that I've seen in about 5 or 6 years in Eau Claire county. Mathison also says that based on what Manpower has seen over the last several quarters, this 500 number is 3 times more than ...

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  19. Safety group to hand out Water Watcher Cards, life jackets at Lake Altoona BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... ltoona County Park. The shows are free admission, donations are appreciated, concessions are available and Eau Claire County $3/car parking pass is required.

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  20. Low butter supply could mean price hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... demand means supply across the nation is being spread thin. Mark Hagedorn, the agriculture agent for Eau Claire County UW-Extension, said, "Taking a look at butter inventory histories, we're seeing that inventories are low." With the nation's butter ...

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