UPDATED: July 21, 2014 - 6:45pm
Mayflies clinging to a window after their emergence from the Mississippi River near La Crosse in 2011. Photo: Sleepy Cat 15 (CC-BY-NC-SA).
Swarms of mayflies hatched Sunday night along the Mississippi River, in the largest emergence residents along the river have seen in years.
UPDATED: July 17, 2014 - 3:45pm
State and federal researchers are studying deer ticks in Eau Claire County to learn more about their behavior and to find how likely they are to make people sick.
UPDATED: July 14, 2014 - 7:30pm
Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch was on hand to award one of the grants in Eau Claire. Photo: Gateway Technical College (CC-BY-NC-ND).
The Wisconsin Public Service Commission is awarding $500,000 in grants to help rural parts of the state get better Internet access.
UPDATED: July 14, 2014 - 6:30pm
A frame from a new CDC anti-smoking ad in which Amanda Brenden of Eau Claire shares a "tip from a former smoker."
The Centers for Disease Control is running new anti-smoking ads, including one that features an Eau Claire mother whose child's health was affected by her smoking.