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Former Fall Creek High School football coach pleads to misdemeanor sexual assault charge  Leader-Telegram

The former Fall Creek High School football coach, who was accused of sexually assaulting a highly-intoxicated 29-year-old woman, will avoid a felony ...

Fall Creek football coach accused of sex assault  Leader-Telegram

Fall Creek High School's head football coach is accused of sexually assaulting a highly intoxicated 29-year-old woman.

Coach pleads not guilty to sexual assault charge  Leader-Telegram

Fall Creek High School's head football coach has pleaded not guilty to one felony count of second-degree sexual assault.

NEW INFORMATION: Wanted suspect in custody in Fall Creek  WEAU

The search for a wanted suspect is now over, as crews now have Billy Croon in custody.

Missing Stillwater woman a graduate of Fall Creek High School  WEAU

STILLWATER, Minn. (WEAU)-- Police are asking the public to help find a missing 24-year-old Stillwater woman. Stillwater Police say Abbey Russell was last ...

GOP posts mocking accusations criticized | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

The Democratic Party of Wisconsin criticized the Milwaukee and Jackson county Republican parties Tuesday for reposting social media images of U.S. Supreme ...

Ralph Krumenauer  Chippewa Herald

CADOTT — Ralph N. Krumenauer, 74, of Cadott passed away due to complications of a stroke Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health Systems–Eau ...

Fall Creek High athletes help install playground for elementary kids  WEAU

Despite the heat Wednesday, a group of Fall Creek High School athletes came together at the elementary school playground to put a few hours in, but not to ...

Fishing continues despite ongoing development | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

BLOOMER — People traveling busy Highway 53 in western Wisconsin can't miss the newest development cropping up at the Highway 64 off-ramp intersection ...

Bankruptcies 7/3/18 | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

The following bankruptcies were filed during June in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court's Western District of Wisconsin.

Enjoy the stars in the night sky | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

Editor's note: Astronomy Update is published on the third Saturday of the month, is provided by the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society, and is compiled by ...

EC teacher appointed to Gov.-elect Tony Evers' transition team  Leader-Telegram

Amy Traynor has always known she wanted to become a teacher someday.

Court Report 8/21/18 | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

Eau Claire County. Found guilty. DAWSON, Tony L., 41, 1109 Boulevard Place, hit and run attended vehicle May 7, $831 fine. REYES, Anthony M., 20, 3237 ...

Community Calendar 6/2/18 | Local Briefs |  Leader-Telegram

Notices of events of communitywide interest should be sent to the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Attn: Dan Holtz, 701 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire, WI 54701 or ...

Food Inspections 12/3/18 | Food  Leader-Telegram

Editor's note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers.

Court Report 10/20/18 | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

Eau Claire County. Found guilty. STEWART, Nathan M., 20, Fall Creek, disorderly conduct July 31, $443 fine. ANDERSON, Jacob D., 25, 1232 S. Dewey St., ...

Enrollment numbers down in Chippewa Falls school district  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — Enrollment in the Chippewa Falls school district appears to be in decline for the second consecutive year, with the district down nearly 100 ...

Prescott Police hires two new officers  Pierce County Herald

Prescott will see a few new faces in police uniform as two officers were sworn in at the Prescott Common Council meeting Monday, Feb. 12.

Not wanting to be victim, rural resident threatens police suspect with rifle, captures him  Leader-Telegram

Tom Mathwig says he knows “a fair way” to be compensated for his car that was stolen and destroyed in a high-speed chase southeast of Eau Claire early ...

Fall Creek Fun Fest serves up good clean fun with mud volleyball  Leader-Telegram

FALL CREEK — Despite light drizzle falling, Danielle Davenport looked forward to playing volleyball at Keller Park on Saturday morning.

Teen Dreams - Fall Creek grad lays down positive pop / hip...  Volume One

Fall Creek born-and-raised Brayton Meyer drops unique hip-hop and pop beats on his new solo EP, Real Life. Meyer sends positive vibes through his lyrics on ...

Court Report 9/1/18 | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

Eau Claire County. Found guilty. CORKILL, Nicholas G., 34, 4932 Coventry Court, battery and disorderly conduct July 16, 2017, 18 months of probation, $886 ...

Easing minds in Cadott: Schools using practice of mindfulness  Leader-Telegram

CADOTT — During any regular school day, an elementary school gymnasium can be a chaotic scene of students running, playing, shouting.

New North High School principal's job: Champion students  Leader-Telegram

Eau Claire school district officials who hired a new North High School principal hope he will be an advocate for that school's students.

Fun watching the night sky | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

Editor's note: Astronomy Update is published on the third Saturday of the month, is provided by the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society, and is compiled by ...

Volleyball: Laube, Thompson already proving to be two of best Huskies have had  Leader-Telegram

Perris Cooley remembers the night well. He entered the Altoona High School gym on a sticky summer night getting ready for a volleyball camp he and some ...

Todd Marks hired as North Boys' Basketball Coach  WEAU

North High School announced today that Todd Marks has been hired as Head Boys Basketball Coach. Marks is a Fall Creek High School graduate where ...

Teachers' pay boost passes in Chippewa Falls | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — Teachers in the Chippewa Falls school district will be getting a raise after the school board voted 5-1 Monday to approve a $934759 plan ...

From Broiler Fest to Oktoberfest, good times await  Leader-Telegram

Following is a list of community festivals scheduled this spring, summer and fall in west-central Wisconsin. Telephone numbers and websites, if available, are ...

Gimme 5: International Fall Festival marks 30 years with Saturday festivities  Leader-Telegram

Editor's note: Gimme 5 is a five-question interview on a topic of local interest.

Buckshot: Points piling up in BRC this fall  Leader-Telegram

If you're going to win in the Big Rivers Conference, you better put up a lot of points.

College football: Menomonie alum Stokke never quit on way back at UW  Leader-Telegram

Randy Stokke was at a Fellowship of Christian Athletes event in Iowa one summer day in 2017 when he got a call from his son Mason. — MADISON.

Owner of Dells Mill dam, helpful neighbors working to restore picturesque structure  Leader-Telegram

When things start to deteriorate, people usually face two choices: Let them fall apart or restore them. For Herman Borntreger, the owner of Dells Mill north of ...

Under pressure for racial, sexual comments, Wisconsin GOP leader gives up post  Leader-Telegram

MADISON — A top Republican in the Wisconsin Assembly gave up his leadership post on Wednesday but ignored Gov. Scott Walker's call to resign after the ...

Eau Claire school district earns distinction award | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

For the second year, Eau Claire school district families can enroll their kids in summer school programs for free.

CF man charged with assaulting two people | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — A rural Chippewa Falls man has been charged with assaulting two people at a home they all share.

He's no chicken: Defiant town of Seymour man demanding his cluckers be allowed to cluck  Leader-Telegram

As a soldier in the U.S. Army, Justin Green fought for the rights of all Americans. Now that he's back on the homefront and living in Eau Claire County, that fight ...

Students march for gun control | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

When they started the 50-mile march south from Madison to Janesville on a chilly morning one week ago, Violet Kilmurray, Zaria Whitacre and the 40 or so ...

Report on Stanley-Boyd school lunch incident released  Leader-Telegram

A report from the Wisconsin Association of School Boards that reviewed an incident with the Stanley-Boyd school district's lunch program was released this week ...

New outdoors sports show coming to Chippewa Falls  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — A new outdoor sports show promoting archery, hunting and hundreds of exhibitors will be presented in September at the Northern ...

Prep football: Crickets get physical up front in win over Hornets  Leader-Telegram

CADOTT — As Tanner Kurth came running over for his postgame interview, Fall Creek coach Josh Tumm stopped in him in his tracks.

Buckshot: Area teams were successful at running the football in Level 1  Leader-Telegram

There was one phase of play that stood out in last week's first round WIAA playoff football games.

Meeting set for planned dog park | Daily Updates  Leader-Telegram

Meeting held to discuss dog park. A proposal for a new dog park planned for Eau Claire's southwest side will be on display at a meeting next week for the public ...

RELEASE: Body found in St. Croix River identified as Abbey Russell  WEAU

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner identifies the body pulled from the St. Croix River as Abbey Russell.

Spending up, tax rate down in Eau Claire County budget proposal  Leader-Telegram

The proposed 2019 Eau Claire County budget includes more than $3 million in overall spending above this year, but a 2 cent decrease in the tax rate.

Chippewa Falls man arrested for sexual assault | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — A Chippewa Falls man has been arrested for sexual assault.

Around Town Briefs 4/29/18 | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

GOOD CITIZENS: Twenty-one high school students in northwestern Wisconsin were recently named Good Citizens by the Eau Claire Chapter of the Daughters ...

First person in space: Yuri Gagarin | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

Editor's note: Astronomy Update is published on the third Saturday of the month, is provided by the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society, and is compiled by ...

Tuesday's Democratic governor primary: Many local Dems still unsure of who to pick among 8 candidates  Leader-Telegram

With eight Democratic candidates still in the race, many Chippewa Valley Democrats are having a difficult time deciding who to vote for in Tuesday's partisan ...

Altoona Plan Commission gives green light to Prevea Health proposal  Leader-Telegram

ALTOONA — With the Plan Commission's positive recommendation to approve a site plan, Woodman's Market in River Prairie could soon have a new neighbor.

Rice Lake woman killed in crash with school bus  Leader-Telegram

BARRON — A 55-year-old Rice Lake woman died when her vehicle crashed into a school bus Tuesday night in Barron County.

CVTC evolves, budget to stay about the same  Leader-Telegram

Though not much is expected to change for the Chippewa Valley Technical College portion of property tax bill's in its 11-county area, the college is transforming ...

Trempealeau County DA suspends assistant planning to run against him  Leader-Telegram

The assistant district attorney in Trempealeau County was suspended from his job after filing his intent to run against his boss in a recall election this fall, he told ...

Prep soccer: McDonell/Regis falls in program's first-ever trip to WIAA state tournament  Leader-Telegram

It's just wasn't Regis/​McDonell's day. A couple of crossbar misses here and some nifty shots from Kenosha St. Joseph there spelled the end of a magical ...

Big-time voice: Barron native chooses Team Blake on NBC singing contest  Leader-Telegram

Friends and relatives of the Kroeze family on Tuesday night crowded into Rolling Oaks Restaurant & Lounge in Barron as NBC'S “The Voice” reality show ...

Eau Claire farmers buy into hemp growing trend  Leader-Telegram

When Butch Mondeau of Eau Claire mentioned to his wife, Connie, that he wanted to grow hemp as part of Wisconsin's industrial hemp pilot program this year, ...

Tax bills go to Eau Claire homeowners next week  Leader-Telegram

With a little luck, Eau Claire homeowners may see a slightly smaller number on property tax bills that arrive next week. A banner year for the Wisconsin Lottery ...

Local girls get jump on joining BSA; Boy Scouts to officially welcome girls  Leader-Telegram

The Boy Scouts of America announced Wednesday plans to drop the word “Boy” from its flagship program, but some girls in the Chippewa Valley didn't wait for ...

Police: Suspect in shooting tied to domestic incident  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS – A man who led police on a high-speed chase in Chippewa Falls and Lake Hallie, and reportedly fired shots at officers Friday night, is also ...

Volunteers turn out for Barron County search | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

BARRON — Highly trained law enforcement and a community on edge continued the desperate search for missing and endangered 13-year-old Jayme Closs ...

They say 'no': Parents, educators, others flood board meeting pleading for Roosevelt Elementary School not to be remade into center for 4K program  Leader-Telegram

“Am I going to be separated from all my friends?” That's the question that was on 9-year-old Emma Holmen's mind early Monday. She wasn't alone. Her mother ...

Eau Claire City Council OKs ordinances on therapy, intoxication  Leader-Telegram

Therapy intended to change the sexual orientation or gender identity of a child is illegal in Eau Claire following a City Council vote.

Attorney General Schimel, in Eau Claire, addresses drug problem in Wisconsin  Leader-Telegram

Attorney General Brad Schimel met with area law enforcement in Eau Claire on Friday to discuss the growing methamphetamine epidemic and the challenges ...

Plan calls for mostly new McKinley Charter School building  Leader-Telegram

A planned remodeling of McKinley Charter School would result in a nearly new building, a project Eau Claire school district officials said would better serve ...

Barron's Quinn seeking re-election to Assembly | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

State Rep. Romaine Quinn has announced his bid for re-election to the 75th Assembly District seat.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena being revamped to tune of $700K  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — The Chippewa Area Ice Arena is getting a major overhaul at a cost of about $700000.

Elk Mound hops garden gets help from CVTC  Leader-Telegram

ELK MOUND — When opportunity knocked, Scott Alne answered.

Building cultural bridges: Nonprofit organizes annual trips to Mexico for U.S. farmers to meet migrant workers' families  Leader-Telegram

COCHRANE — Roberto Tecpile often puts in 70 hours a week at the Rosenholm dairy farm at Cochrane in west-central Wisconsin's Buffalo County — a place ...

Man charged with sexual assault of 13-year-old girl  Leader-Telegram

Accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl, an 18-year-old Eau Claire man is facing multiple felony charges.

Albertville Tavern closes its doors | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

A rural Chippewa County tavern known for its food announced Tuesday morning that it has closed. Albertville Tavern's Facebook page posted a message ...

Voting systems in Wisconsin can be hacked: experts  Leader-Telegram

MADISON — Visiting Wisconsin on June 28, President Donald Trump tweeted, “Russia continues to say they had nothing to do with Meddling in our Election!

Bulletin Board 11/4/18 | Local News  Leader-Telegram

Notices should be submitted to: Leader-Telegram, P.O. Box 570, Eau Claire, WI 54702. Email:

Website ranks Chippewa Falls No. 2 in the state as an attractive place for retirees  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — Chippewa Falls is a great place to retire because of its numerous recreational and social opportunities for retirees, according to the ...

Gimme 5: Additional local brewer added to Oktoberfest | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

Editor's note: Gimme 5 is a five-question interview on a topic of local interest.

Prevea Health constructing new $15 million headquarters in Altoona  Leader-Telegram

ALTOONA — Prevea Health will construct a new $15 million headquarters in Altoona, with a target for the 30500-square-foot, two-story building to open in ...

Menomonie City Council OKs projects plan out to 2023  Leader-Telegram

MENOMONIE — The City Council on Monday night reviewed and unanimously approved capital improvements projects from 2019 into 2023.

Decision 2018: Altoona school board candidates weigh in on superintendent controversy  Leader-Telegram

An incumbent Altoona school board member up for election this spring and his challenger said district officials are using controversy earlier this school year that ...

Yosemite deaths put focus on risk vs. reward  Leader-Telegram

Los Angeles Times. LOS ANGELES — It was a dramatic engagement photo that quickly went viral. With the sun setting over Yosemite National Park, a man got ...

Buildings may turn into downtown housing | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

Persistent demand for more housing in downtown Eau Claire is prompting plans to change buildings long home to businesses into apartments.

Decision 2018: Democrats pick Emerson for 91st Assembly | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

In her first run for elected office, Jodi Emerson of Eau Claire cruised past three other Democratic rivals in Tuesday's primary election to earn the party's ...

Early Season Canoeing & Kayaking on the Namekagon River: Wisconsin's Moving National Park  Leader-Telegram

Article Promoted by Washburn County Tourism: Promoted by Namekagon River. Spring has finally landed in the Northwoods and the ice is out on the ...

Trevor Leto | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Trevor D. Leto, 26 of Eau Claire, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018 at Sacred Heart Hospital.

Astronomy Update: Kansas farm boy discovers 'Planet X'  Leader-Telegram

Editor's note: Astronomy Update is published on the third Saturday of the month, is provided by the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society and is compiled by ...

It wasn't 'OK': Murder trial in slaying of Rusk County Deputy Dan Glaze begins in Menomonie  Leader-Telegram

MENOMONIE — Law enforcement officers described losing contact with Rusk County sheriff's Deputy Dan Glaze the night of Oct. 29, 2016, and their frantic ...

Hakes to challenge Kowalczyk for Chippewa County sheriff post  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — Chippewa County Sheriff Jim Kowalczyk will have competition for his job this fall.

Menard Inc. sued over dehumidifiers | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

Four insurance companies are suing Menard Inc., claiming the Eau Claire-based home improvement chain is liable for defective dehumidifiers that caused ...

Memorial High School classes resume under shadow of threat  Leader-Telegram

One by one students entered Memorial High School Monday morning, many lugging backpacks, some wearing jackets, all headed to class just like a normal ...

Area roundup (12/8): Chippewa Falls bests SPASH in boys basketball  Leader-Telegram

Stevens Point missed a shot to win at the buzzer to clinch a 48-46 Chippewa Falls boys basketball victory. Tyler Robarge led the Cardinals with 12 points, while ...

Boys hoops: Huskies' Banks, Old Abes' Boser picking up lots of DI interest  Leader-Telegram

The question hasn't been if Eau Claire juniors-to-be Dalton Banks and Caden Boser have been on a basketball court at any given time this summer. That's an ...

'It is right next door': Barron community in shock over couple's slaying in early morning hours  Leader-Telegram

BARRON — Tom and Joan Smrekar woke up early Monday to the sound of two gunshots, seconds apart. Joan Smrekar looked at the clock by her bed. It was ...

Dean's List 3/11/18 | Local Briefs  Leader-Telegram

The following students from west-central Wisconsin have been named to the dean's list:

Eau Claire Veterans Park plan advances | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

The proposed $2.2 million Eau Claire Veterans Park in downtown Eau Claire is moving forward, as organizers have now raised $460000 in donations and ...

Smaller fine proposed for marijuana possession | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

First-time offenders found with a small amount of marijuana on them in Eau Claire currently can be fined up to $500, but a proposal would cut that down to $1.

Altoona City Council seeks further negotiations on Casey's proposal  Leader-Telegram

The Altoona City Council did not approve a proposal to build a convenience store in Altoona's Hillcrest Greens development at its Thursday night meeting, ...

Menomonie man charged with sexual assault of 13-year-old child  Leader-Telegram

MENOMONIE — A Menomonie man is being charged in Dunn County Court with sexual assault after police say he assaulted a child while they slept.

Parade of Homes takes attendees to 16 houses | Home-garden  Leader-Telegram

Kristi Sullivan ran through every detail of her home before working it into a plan with C&E Wurzer Builders.

Bulldozer operator 'fine' after he and machine were submerged  Leader-Telegram

A Whitehall man has a protective covering on the bulldozer he was driving to thank for being alive after he and his machine were submerged in a detention pond ...

Prep soccer: Menomonie strong in all facets in win over Chippewa Falls  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — Things are starting to come together for the Menomonie soccer team.

4 arrested in Black River Falls drug bust | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

BLACK RIVER FALLS — A search of a city residence resulted in the discovery of numerous drugs, packaging materials and $6500 as well as the arrest of four ...

STD reports rise in EC County | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

Reports of a sexually-transmitted disease in Eau Claire County during the first half of this year have already exceeded the total for all of 2017, according to local ...

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