Call Before You Dig!

Planning a home-improvement project? Planting a tree? Installing a fence or deck? Contact Diggers Hotline to have underground lines and cables located before you start your project. It’s free, and it could save you from injury and/or costly damage!  Visit https://www.diggershotline.com/home or Call 811 or 800-242-8511.


Turn up the Turnout

It’s not so much political science as simple arithmetic: Low-turnout elections are much more easily manipulated by fringe groups and special interests than are elections in which a high percentage of eligible voters comes to the polls. To illustrate, say a political operative organizes 100 people motivated by their interest in one issue, to vote

Fair Minded

It is hard to believe it’s almost time for the kids to go back to school. If summer is your favorite season, it never lasts quite long enough. It seems like only yesterday I was attending my son’s graduation from the University of Wisconsin‑Whitewater back in late May. As my mom always says, time marches

Find Your Better Nature at Beaver Creek Reserve

Hans Christian Andersen once said, “Just living is not enough…one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” He penned those words a good century before Beaver Creek Reserve (BCR) was established, but this 400-acre nature reserve, located in Fall Creek along Eau Claire Energy Cooperative’s lines, answers the famed author’s call perfectly. There’s a