June 26, 2019 - 5:35am
A historic locomotive that's more than half the length of a Boeing 747 jet will make a stop in Altoona, near Eau Claire, during its tour of Midwestern states to celebrate Union Pacific's 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad's completion.
June 21, 2019 - 3:25pm
Over the course of more than three decades, the Soo Line Locomotive No. 2719 traveled about 4 million miles on the Soo Line, hauling passengers across the Upper Midwest. But now, that train is at the center of a complicated tug of war between the city of Eau Claire and the Lake Superior Railroad Museum in Duluth.
June 17, 2019 - 5:45am
The number of hunters applying to hunt Wisconsin elk in 2018 has declined significantly compared to figures from last year.
June 12, 2019 - 6:10am
The West Central Wisconsin Rail Coalition is exploring a private-public partnership to bring passenger train routes between Eau Claire and St. Paul.