The Spectator

The Final Whistle

The Final Whistle

Story by Jon Fortier
February 26, 2019
This picture from our 2014 files shows Pinehurst Park’s dual features. To the left is the free skiing/snowboarding terrain park and to the right the sledding hill.

Vigor in the Valley

Story by Clara Neupert, Currents Editor
November 21, 2018
In this picture from staff files, a marathon pacer passes through the Blugold Mile during last spring's Eau Claire Marathon.

Vigor in the Valley

Story by Clara Neupert, Currents Editor
November 6, 2018
Clara Neupert stretches her hamstrings on her bike before the start of her race. Though the Fall Color Festival was in Southern Wisconsin, the Eau Claire area is home to several mountain bike trails. Mountain bikes can be rented through the Environmental Adventure Center on campus.

Winning isn’t everything

Story by Clara Neupert, Currents Editor
October 1, 2018
Pickleball was born on an island near Seatle in 1965, according to the USAPA’s website. The game originated as a backyard activity created by three fathers. There are several accounts as to why the game is called “pickleball.” One claims that a family’s cocker spaniel, named “Pickles,” used to chase after the wiffle ball.

Vigor in the Valley

Story by Clara Neupert, Currents Editor
September 24, 2018
UW-Eau Claire's new bike fixing stations are located in three different spots around campus.

Vigor in the Valley

Story by Clara Neupert, Currents Editor
September 10, 2018
A new veganing

A new veganing

Story by Emilee Wentland, Op/Ed Editor
September 18, 2017
Getting it together

Getting it together

Story by Faith Hultman, Op/Ed Editor
February 8, 2017
The iconic artwork featured on Let There Be Rock differs in both Australia and New Zealand, as those nations opted to use a simpler cover featuring a guitar neck and an alternate take on the classic AC/DC logo.

Record of the week: AC/DC, Let There Be Rock

Story by Parker Reed, Sports Editor
January 31, 2017
Getting it together

Getting it together

Story by Faith Hultman, Op/Ed Editor
January 31, 2017

Why should we care?

Story by Katie Bast, Op/Ed Editor
September 19, 2013
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