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Eau Claire footbridge lighted to support LGBTQI community

The footbridge crossing the Chippewa River at Phoenix Park will be lighted June 21–27.

June 18, 2021
Grants awarded to nonprofits in Northwest Wisconsin

Recipients for new or existing programs in Barron, Buffalo, Chippewa, Dunn, Eau Claire, Pierce, St. Croix and Trempealeau counties were named to receive a total of $202,000 in grant money.

June 7, 2021
Scholarships awarded to high school graduates in Northwest Wisconsin

Seniors will use the award to pursue education in a health care-related field.

June 1, 2021
Eau Claire receives two organ donation awards

Excellence in Tissue Donation and Award of Hope gold level were awarded by the University of Wisconsin Organ and Tissue Donation.

May 24, 2021
Patient recovers to pursue nursing career, connects with nurse who cared for her

To meet a person who inspired you to become a nurse and now is a co-worker is impossible to describe. But that is exactly what happened when Briunna Wells started to chat with Sara Matthieu after an e...

May 7, 2021
COVID-19 vaccination for age 16 and up in Northwest Wisconsin

Effective Monday, April 5, patients in Northwest Wisconsin 16 and up can schedule an appointment to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

April 2, 2021
Grants available to nonprofits in Northwest Wisconsin

The Hometown Health Grant is open to applications from nonprofit organizations in Barron, Buffalo, Chippewa, Dunn, Eau Claire, Pierce, St. Croix and Trempealeau counties.

March 2, 2021
Visitor guidelines change in Northwest Wisconsin

Beginning Feb. 3, one visitor per patient will be allowed following additional guidelines.

February 2, 2021
Patients in Northwest Wisconsin to be contacted for COVID-19 vaccine eligibility

Mayo Clinic Health System will contact patients in Northwest Wisconsin when they are eligible, based on state guidance, to schedule an appointment to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

January 22, 2021
Grant money awarded to advance racial equity in Northwest Wisconsin

As part of its commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion, Northwest Wisconsin awarded a total of $20,000 in grants to four regional nonprofit organizations.

January 11, 2021
Baby blessings counted in 2020 in Northwest Wisconsin

What's in a name? Ask Madeline, Brynlee and Hadley. Or Henry, Brooks and Jack. Those names topped the lists of babies born in Northwest Wisconsin in 2020.

December 29, 2020
'Discover Gratitude' virtual challenge

Beginning Nov. 22, you can practice mindful thankfulness to boost spirits, feel happier and enhance overall health.

November 9, 2020