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Lee Douglas enjoys new role as fire chief in Chippewa Falls  Chippewa Herald

CHIPPEWA FALLS – Lee Douglas has built a career as a firefighter and emergency *service* worker, joining the Chippewa Falls Fire Department a year after ...

Ardis Nazer | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

JIM FALLS — Ardis Nazer of Jim Falls died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at Wissota Place in Chippewa Falls. She was born July 27, 1929, in Jim Falls to the.

Larry Kinderman | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Larry John Kinderman, 81, of Chippewa Falls, died peacefully under the care of Heartland Hospice on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at Care Partners Assisted ...

Propane tank malfunction causes fire at Chippewa Falls High School  WEAU

Crews were out tending to a fire at Chippewa Falls High School just after 5:30 Saturday.

Chippewa Falls High School "Run for Hope"  WEAU

Three Chippewa Falls high school students hosted their second annual run for hope on Saturday March 30.

Chippewa Falls HS breaks ground on new STEAM lab  WEAU

Ground was broken at Chippewa Falls High School for its new science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics - or STEAM lab.

Chippewa Falls attorney publishes sci-fi novel 'a chapter at a time'  Chippewa Herald

When David Czech would bring his three kids to day-long sports tournaments, he would frequently pull out his laptop and start typing. There was a lot of ...

Chippewa Falls student threatens other students, taken into police custody  WQOW TV News 18

UPDATE: Chippewa Falls (WQOW) – Chippewa Falls police say it was a 15-year-old student who directed a threat toward other Chippewa Falls High School ...

Chippewa Falls Man Builds Replica of Gas Station He Worked  U.S. News & World Report

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Four summers ago, Jake Buss took a tractor and started digging at his grandfather Bob Buss' rural Chippewa Falls home.

Chippewa Falls police officer now a business owner  Chippewa Herald

After a dozen years as a Chippewa Falls police officer, Jason Jacobson decided to switch gears and become a business owner.

Chippewa Falls School District hires contractor to build new school  WQOW TV News 18

Construction for the new Stillson Elementary School in Chippewa Falls can now begin, since the school district awarded the contract for the project.

Dairy dinner to be held June 19 in Chippewa Falls  WEAU

The Chippewa June Dairy Day Farmers Appreciation Dinner will be held on Wednesday, June 19 at the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds from 5 – 8:30 pm.

Wisconsin woman targeted by gunman remembered as happy, 'bold'  Star Tribune

A woman targeted by a gunman who killed family members before he shot her to death in her home and seriously injured her parents was a 2013 Chippewa ...

Bernard Willi, former Chippewa Falls Mayor, passes at 92  Chippewa Herald

Bernard Willi committed much of his life to volunteering in the Chippewa Falls community, from mentoring children and serving in area nonprofits to a stint as ...

Chippewa Falls woman is semi-finalist for her military-themed quilt  Chippewa Herald

Stacy Tambornino has been sewing all her life, and she loves making quilts. Her works line the walls of her home.

Alan Prueher | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Alan Prueher, 30, of Chippewa Falls, passed away unexpectedly Friday, May 10, 2019.

Chippewa Falls man builds replica of gas station where he worked  Daily Reporter

Bob Buss stands on July 2 in front of a replica of Larry's Cities *Service* gas station, which he, his sons and grandson had built at his home in Chippewa Falls.

Tamara Pickerign | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — Tamara “Tammy” J. Pickerign, 61, of Eau Claire died Friday, May 10, 2019, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, Minn. after a ...

Nancy Schuh | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Nancy Jean Schuh, 67, of Chippewa Falls, died surrounded by love of family and friends, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.

Glenn Ernst Whelan | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Glenn Ernst Whelan, 58, died peacefully with his family at his side Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, due to complications ...

High school students hold a scrap metal drive to raise money for trip  WEAU

Students from Chippewa Falls High School are raising money for an upcoming trip to Europe by turning some people's trash into treasure at their Scrap Metal ...

Young Founders, Big Impact - Chi-Hi students organize second...  Volume One

The Second Annual Run for Hope, a run/walk event for suicide awareness and prevention, will take place in Chippewa Falls Saturday, March 30. Chippewa ...

Graduation with a twist: McDonell ceremony features unique inclusions  Chippewa Herald

A Chippewa Falls high school held its 2019 graduation a few weeks ago, but the unique aspects of the ceremony have made the event one to remember.

Charles "Chuck" Wald | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Charles “Chuck” Wald, 70, of Chippewa Falls died Monday, June 3, 2019, at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.

Fundraiser set up for Vang family | Local  Chippewa Herald

An online fundraiser has raised more than $18000 for the Vang family in Chippewa Falls.

James Bergeron | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

James W. Bergeron, 95, of Chippewa Falls died Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Health System, Eau Claire.

Chippewa Falls student granted special wish thanks to classmates  WEAU

Just last month, the Chippewa Falls High School DECA organization teamed up with the Make-A-Wish Foundation for its annual 'Wish Week.'

19th annual Music Along the Chippewa set for Saturday in Chippewa Falls  Chippewa Herald

13 marching bands, one field, one show. The 19th annual marching band invitational Music Along the Chippewa is set for Saturday Oct. 6 at Chippewa Falls ...

William R. Beaudette | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

William R. Beaudette, 77, of Chippewa Falls died peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at his home with family, right where he wanted to be.

Repeating the past: Rural Chippewa Falls man builds replica of service station he worked at in high school  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — Four summers ago, Jake Buss took a tractor and started digging at his grandfather Bob Buss' rural Chippewa Falls home.

Barbara Marek | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Barbara Jean Marek, 75, of Chippewa Falls, died Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at Lake Hallie Memory Care.

Chippewa Falls community mourns the death of four people  Ashland Daily Press

CHIPPEWA FALLS — The Chippewa Falls community is devastated with the news of deaths of three Girl Scouts and a mother in the district, schools ...

Bob Normand excited to join Hockey Hall of Fame  Chippewa Herald

Bob Normand will be inducted in the Wisconsin Hockey Hall of Fame in September. However, the Chippewa Falls native never played hockey, and jokes that he ...

Melissa Nelson | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

EAU CLAIRE — Melissa K. Nelson, 46, of Eau Claire passed away Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.

Woman fatally shot in northwestern Wisconsin described as a 'beautiful soul'

LAKE HALLIE — A Wisconsin woman who was killed by a man who wounded her parents and fatally shot three of his family members was a “beautiful soul” who ...

Destined to succeed: Chi-Hi valedictorians connected by siblings earning the honor  Chippewa Herald

When Chippewa Falls High School's four valedictorians complete their high school careers Wednesday evening, they will do so with the school's highest ...

Barbara Jean Goettl | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

CADOTT — Barbara Jean (Bergeman) Goettl, 71, of Cadott passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at home. She fought a courageous battle with Lou ...

Prep boys hockey: Chippewa Falls celebrates 30 years of coaching by Scott Parker  Leader-Telegram

Few have been around the game of hockey as long as Scott Parker has.

Neighbors react to Chippewa County shootings  WEAU

CHIPPEWA CO., Wis. (WEAU) -- Neighbors of Bridget German are still trying to come to grips with Sunday's deadly shooting. Bridget German worked at Family ...

Dominic Curtis | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Dominic J. Curtis, 19, of Chippewa Falls died unexpectedly at his home Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018.

Kiwanis Club of Chippewa Falls honors 'Golden Rule' students  Chippewa Herald

Two Chippewa Falls High School students were honored by a local organization and made special contributions to charity.

Friends mourn Wisconsin woman slain near Eau Claire, Wis.  St. Paul Pioneer Press

LAKE HALLIE, Wis. — A western Wisconsin woman who was killed by a man who wounded her parents and fatally shot three of his family members was a ...

Family ties: Working in district is tradition for retiring Chi-Hi principal Becky Davis  Chippewa Herald

After 14 years as assistant principal, five years as vice principal and a lifetime friend of the Chippewa Falls school district, Rebecca Davis, who is familiar to ...

UPDATE: Charges recommended for suspects in Chippewa Falls High School threats  WEAU

The Chippewa Falls Police Department is recommending charges be filed against two students suspected of leaving threatening notes at Chippewa Falls High ...

offers free summer meals | Local |  Chippewa Herald

Students can receive free breakfasts and lunches from the Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District this summer. The Summer Food *Service* Program, funded ...

Badger Boys and Girls State participants chosen for June events  Chippewa Herald

Eight Chi-Hi students have been chosen for the Badger Boys and Girls State events in June.

More will be learned about Chippewa Shootings this afternoon  WQOW TV News 18

News 18 will be at a press conference hosted by Sheriff Kowalczyk this afternoon. He will be giving more information about the shootings that happened in ...

Graduation ceremony at Chippewa Falls High School  WEAU

The graduation ceremony for Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District took place Wednesday night at the high school.

Eugene Perry | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Eugene D. “Huey” Perry, 65, of Chippewa Falls, died Saturday, May 18, 2019 at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.

Eileen Rose (LaFaive) Bowe | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Eileen Rose (LaFaive) Bowe, 74, a resident of Scottsdale for five years, previously of southern California for 38 years, passed away from ...

Supporting future of agriculture: Chi-Hi educator named state Agri-Science Teacher of the Year  Chippewa Herald

It isn't just “light bulb moments” that excite agriscience teacher Jeanna Burgan.

Donna Kurtz | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Donna D. Kurtz, 86, of Chippewa Falls died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at the Chippewa Manor Nursing Home while under the care of Heartland Hospice.

Chippewa Falls High School senior gets creative in asking girlfriend to prom  WEAU

One Chippewa Falls High School senior went over the top in recently asking his girlfriend to prom.

CF student proud of football and off-field accomplishments  Leader-Telegram

Chippewa Falls graduate Rico De-Leon was a leader on the football field throughout his high school career for the Cardinals. However, he's equally proud of his ...

Chi-Hi's Flags 4 the Fallen collecting scrap metal for trips through June 16  Chippewa Herald

Students from Chippewa Falls High School are collecting all those microwaves, pieces of copper, appliances, pipes cars or metal pieces just sitting in garages.

New Chi-Hi Principal named  WEAU

The school district announced Donna Goodman has been named new principal for the 2018-19 school year.

John Morning Jr. | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

John William Morning Jr., age 70, of Evansville, WI passed away at home on Friday, August 2nd, 2019 after a courageous battle with colon cancer. He was born ...

Promising lead in Chippewa Co. quadruple murder is a bust  WQOW TV News 18

Chippewa County (WQOW) — The first big lead in the quadruple murder case in Chippewa County has turned out to be a bust according to Chippewa County ...

Roger Patrow | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Roger L. Patrow, 90, entered into the loving arms of Jesus Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, with his family by his side.

Thompson named Chi-Hi activities director | High-school  Chippewa Herald

Mike Thompson has been named activities director at Chippewa Falls High School.

UPDATE: 'Hold' lifted on Chi-Hi following threats, two students identified  WEAU

The hold at Chi-Hi has been lifted, according to a final email update by the Chippewa Falls Area United School District.

Marshall Whitcome | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

BRUCE, Wis. — Marshall Lee Whitcome, 72, of Bruce died unexpectedly Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire. He was born June 11, ...

Chi Hi's 2016-17 first semester honor roll | Local  Chippewa Herald

The following students from Chippewa Falls High School have been named to the honor roll for the 2016-17 first semester:

Eau Claire School District left wondering after donors pull $1.2 mill for facility updates  WQOW TV News 18

Eau Claire (WQOW) — Athletic facility updates for Memorial High School are on hold after a group of anonymous donors pulled their $1.2 million pledge in a ...

Barbara Goettl | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Barbara Jean (Bergeman) Goettl age 71 of Cadott, WI. passed away Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 at home. She fought a courageous battle with Lou Gehrigs ...

Fomer CF police officer now operates Sokup's Market  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — After a dozen years as a Chippewa Falls police officer, Jason Jacobson decided to switch gears and become a business owner. Last July ...

Dale Kragness | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Dale G. Kragness, 72, of the Town of Wheaton, passed away on Monday, January 28, 2019 at his home.

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 ...

Beverly Garrison | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Beverly N. (Tupper) Garrison, age 91, of Chippewa Falls, WI, passed away at the Lake Hallie Memory Care Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12 days after ...

Kathleen Mayer | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Kathleen Sue (Adrian) Mayer, 73, of Chippewa Falls, died Tuesday, January 22 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.

Three finalists named for Altoona schools job | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

The three finalist candidates for the Altoona school district superintendent job have ties to the Chippewa Valley, and one works in the district currently.

A Cardinal flying to new heights  Blugold Media

To a high school first-year athlete it seems like they have all the time in the world. They have four years — four seasons to prove themselves to their coaches, ...

Edward Dettmer | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Edward E. Dettmer, 69, of Chippewa Falls passed away suddenly, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at Dove Healthcare-Wissota Health & Regional Vent Center in ...

Veterans Tribute Foundation announces veteran park plans move from Eau Claire to Altoona  WQOW TV News 18

Eau Claire (WQOW) – After weeks of debate and controversy, the Eau Claire County Veterans Tribute Foundation has pulled plans to build a $2.2 million park in ...

Joshua A. Stahr | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Joshua A. Stahr, 28, of Chippewa Falls passed away Friday, July 27, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health Systems-Eau Claire, Wis., after losing a courageous battle with ...

Wayne Brill | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Wayne F. Brill, 63 of Eau Claire passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Sacred Heart Hospital.

Former Chippewa Falls teacher gets prison for sexual assault  Chippewa Herald

Few people left a Chippewa County courtroom after Judge Steven Cray on Friday sentenced a former Chippewa Falls teacher to six years in prison and another ...

New show choir provides place for kids with special needs to sing, dance  Leader-Telegram

Chippewa Falls residents Ned and Jill Lenhart want all of their children to find success and happiness.

Chi-Hi's English department student of the month  Chippewa Herald

Chippewa Falls High School's English department honored Elaina Myers as May's student of the month.

Chi-Hi's DECA helps Eau Claire resident 'Make A Wish'  Chippewa Herald

What started as a goal to help grant a child's wish turned into a district-wide effort, bringing the school together for something perhaps more meaningful — and ...

More jobs to come with Advanced Laser expansion  Chippewa Herald

More jobs are slated to come with Advanced Laser Machining's latest expansion in Chippewa Falls.

Community mourns deaths of four people | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — The Chippewa Falls community is devastated with the news of deaths of three Girl Scouts and a mother in the district, schools ...

Making a wish come true, two years in a row  WEAU

Make-A-Wish Wisconsin is about to receive a major donation from Chi-Hi for the second consecutive year.

Sweet times ahead for Chi-Hi student baker  Chippewa Herald

Cold weather doesn't affect Brianna Buhrow. Not while the 17-year-old Chippewa Falls High School senior works at Goodies Sweet Treats and More, 18220 ...

Marching Cardinals are 'blowin' on the wind' | Local  Chippewa Herald

Fans of band music, Chippewa Falls Senior High School and Bob Dylan will hit a trifecta this Saturday evening at Dorais Field.

CF woman is semi-finalist for her military-themed quilt  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — Stacy Tambornino has been sewing all her life, and she loves making quilts. Her works line the walls of her home.

Chi-Hi principal retiring after 20 years with district  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — After 20 years in administration and nearly three decades in education, Chippewa Falls High School principal Becky Davis has ...

WIAA football: Record-setting Huettner, Iola-Scandinavia will play in state title game  Stevens Point Journal

Iola-Scandinavia tops Grantsburg and continues its unbeaten run to another Division 6 state championship game.

Tim Schwartz | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

JIM FALLS — Tim Schwartz, 55, of Jim Falls passed away peacefully at home, Saturday, July 21, 2018, surrounded by family and friends after a courageous ...

Out of the dark: Late NHL player with Chippewa Falls ties posthumously diagnosed with CTE  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — When brain analysis revealed that former National Hockey League player Jeff Parker had chronic traumatic encephalopathy, it came as ...

Police: Chi-Hi teacher charged after sexually assaulting Beloit student  WEAU

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (WEAU) -- A Chippewa Falls High School teacher was charged in southern Wisconsin after being accused of sexually assaulting a ...

Chippewa Falls High School student killed in snowmobile accident  WEAU

Friends and family of a Chippewa Falls High School student are mourning a life taken too soon.

Chippewa Falls School District narrows down sites for proposed schools  WEAU

Two locations are now under consideration for the building of a proposed high school and elementary school in Chippewa Falls.

Jay Wagner | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Jay Arnold Wagner, 77, of Menomonie passed away peacefully Monday, February 25, 2019 at Mayo Clinic Health System – Menomonie, surrounded by family.

Must See! Check out this amazing rice paddy art  WQOW TV News 18

The stunning art is created by teams of agriculture experts who cultivate different strains of rice, which grow into different colors and heights.

Courage, spirit, hard work pay off for Extra Effort Award winners  Chippewa Herald

Who says there's no good news about young people? That was the message being shared Wednesday evening during the 2017 Extra Effort Awards reception at ...

Chi-Hi wears red for Riley McCanna | Local  Chippewa Herald

The gymnasium bleachers at Chippewa Falls Senior High School were a sea of red during the school's lunch hour Wednesday.

Prep football: Fall Creek's Goodman steps down to take care of ailing father  Leader-Telegram

Sometimes, life gets in the way of athletics. Fall Creek head football coach John Goodman's father was diagnosed this spring with two brain tumors, one the size ...

Obituary: Janna Marie Cobb | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

Janna Marie Cobb, 15, of Chippewa Falls died Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at her home.

After student suicides, schools' new crisis is helping kids deal with grief  Appleton Post Crescent

Certain steps after a suicide can foster healing and avoid further loss of life. Others can heighten risks to vulnerable teens.

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