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Take a Peak

As we spring into summer, slip on those hiking boots and head to the trail. Chippewa Valley is home to an abundance of meandering hiking…

The Place to Race

Runners come from far and wide to set records – personal and even worldwide – at the annual Get it Done Run in Menomonie. This 5k and…

Puddles and Ships

He picks out a few good peanut shells before I throw the pile into the trash. Five or six large ones without cracks or holes. He wants the…

Winter After Hours 2019

Winter After Hours - Wintermission was a free community event at Pinehurst Park that featured hot chocolate, smores, music, board games, a…

A Season for Smashing

It’s a time-honored tradition passed down through generations of whiney Wisconsinites who were never taught to dress in layers and buy…