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Podcasts and discussion focused entirely on Eau Claire and the Chippewa Valley. We discuss everything from current events, to sports to highlighting great organizations. There are podcasts highlighting everything!

Podcasts and discussion focused entirely on Eau Claire and the Chippewa Valley. We discuss everything from current events, to sports to highlighting great organizations. There are podcasts highlighting everything!

Location:

Eau Claire, WI

Description:

Podcasts and discussion focused entirely on Eau Claire and the Chippewa Valley. We discuss everything from current events, to sports to highlighting great organizations. There are podcasts highlighting everything!

Language:

English

Contact:

13152920064


Episodes

5/26 Talk of the Town

5/26/2022
Discussing the current events of Eau Claire and the Chippewa Valley - Its local graduation season, plus a reminder of what Memorial Day is all about - Scott wonders what EC City Councilmember Jill Christopherson has against a prominent local business - Town of Washington annexation vote delayed - Thoughts on the water bottling plant proposal debate and the renewal of liquor licenses for a trio of downtown establishments

Duration:00:28:08

Banker with a Beer - Mike Golat City of Altoona

5/26/2022
This week’s beverage of choice: Palm Belgian Amber Ale We’re talking about the furnace of growth for the Chippewa Valley…Altoona! The 16 year City of Altoona administrator Mike Golat joins the program. 1) We learn about Mike’s background, including his many years in Alaska 2) Working with Mayor Pratt 3) Has the reality of the present growth matched his vision (particularly River Prairie) 4) What’s the next target, with River Prairie now “complete”. Including possible annexations. 5)...

Duration:00:33:11

Mack Chat #20 - Military Families

5/25/2022
Sponsor: H&R Electric INC Guests: Drew Hunt – Class of 2021 and current UW-Madison Student Annette Hunt – Chair of Chippewa County Veteran Services Commission With Memorial Day upon us, Molly brings on a family that is not only associated with McDonell but the military. We learn about the military service from Drew’s dad/Annette’s husband. It’s a fun discussion of what is means to be a part of a military family. The benefits, the sacrifices and more that every member of the family goes...

Duration:00:27:33

5/24 Talk of the Town

5/24/2022
Discussing the current events and issues in the Chippewa Valley every Tuesday and Thursday - Scott discusses a physical addition he'd like to see on the outside of the Pablo Center immediately - Scott details an uncomfortable encounter at a Minnesota figure skating show - Thoughts on the CV Regional Airport's airline of choice recommendation More Episodes: Eau Claire and Chippewa Valley Podcast (echometownradio.com)

Duration:00:30:46

Money Donuts - Talking Real Money with the CFO of RCU

5/24/2022
Steve and James sit down with Royal’s Chief Financial Officer Jon to get his insights into credit unions, rates, the economy, and donuts in this timely episode. Between explaining how credit unions exist to help Members and a quick economics course, Jon also shares his favorite donut and some thoughts about how to prepare for the future. Learn more at rcu.org/podcast

Duration:00:26:48

Marcon Unleashed #33

5/23/2022
Dan is a local resident and business owner. Hear his straight-to-the-point commentary on a variety of issues. New podcasts drop every Monday. Check out the podcast swag at Marc-On Shooting in Lake Hallie On this episode: - Dan details an experience with a resident who declined to sign for him to get on the sheriff ballot. He also clears up some of the misconceptions a few potential voters have brought up to him.

Duration:00:14:25

Downtown Menom - Farmer's Market

5/20/2022
Conversations with the people and organizations that make Menomonie and Dunn County. Becca and Dustyn chat with a myriad of characters. Veronika Zazovsky – West CAP Menominie Farmer’s Market Manager The Farmer’s Market is returning for another season in Menomonie and Veronika is here to tell us all about it. - How did she get started and end up in the role - Favorite part of working with local farmers - Discusses some of the new vendors arriving this season - Their EBT Market Match...

Duration:00:36:02

5/19 Talk of the Town

5/19/2022
- Erica Zerr's ECASD Communication Plan - The downtown "food desert" is about to end - Why one Regis teacher deserves all the praise he is getting!

Duration:00:26:57

Banker with a Beer - Economy

5/19/2022
This week’s beverage of choice: Brewery Ommegang Three Philosophers Guest: Dr. Wayne Carroll: UW-Eau Claire Economic Professor What’s it been like to watch the economy goes through numerous waves over the course of a three-decade career. He touches on what is happening RIGHT NOW, including inflation and an explanation of what it is. There is more to it than seeing gas prices go up. He takes a stab at guessing when inflation may have its rise tempered. How educating young adults about the...

Duration:00:32:57

The Breakout Sessions - Dean Talafous

5/19/2022
Dean takes us through his youth, starting out as a basketball player until his buddies convinced him to try hockey. It was a good thing they did! Dean developed into a smart, skilled, tough player who excelled at all levels including the NHL! He shares stories about playing against Bobby Orr and with Phil Esposito!

Duration:01:03:26

Coffee at the Cottage #2 - Menomonie Mayor Visits

5/18/2022
Menomonie resident Emilie Wiese takes us to her cabin for relaxing conversations about what is happening in Dunn County and the area. On this episode, Emilie talks with the mayor of Menomonie Randy Knaack. 1) He talks about Project Hope, which started a couple of years ago and deals with drug abuse in the surrounding community. What is the program and its objective. He also touches on the community-based policing effort that is ongoing. 2) They move onto the “Stout Road Project” and open...

Duration:00:33:09

Mack Chat - Mary Jacobson & Ann David

5/18/2022
It's a throwback episode! In honor of longtime educator Mary Jacobson's retirement at the end of the 2021-2022 academic calendar we go back to March 2021 and episode #1 of Mack Chat! On this episode, Molly talks Ann David and with Mary about the student ambassador program she has developed and guided for many years.

Duration:00:31:29

Momentum Fitness Podcast #2

5/18/2022
Jim is joined by Coach Dawn, who is the nutrition coach at Momentum Fitness. She tells us about her journey and how social media increased her interest in eating better and working out. She has been certified as a nutrition coach for a few years and where she comes along in the health-habit process for members. It’s about building better habits and a lifestyle, not just calorie counting and “good” vs. “bad” foods. Who benefits from having a nutrition coach? More Shows:

Duration:00:16:37

5/17 Talk of the Town

5/17/2022
- Will/should Eau Claire annex the Town of Washington property at center of development debate - Fate of commercial air service in the area - Is Josh Stanley the best local republicans have to offer? - Why landlords/property management companies are getting unfairly blamed for "homeless week"

Duration:00:32:21

Dose of Dog S2 #14 - Coat brushing, toe-nail care and more

5/17/2022
Heather, from emBark in Eau Claire, WI, takes us through training our dogs for desired behaviors. Not just what to do, but the psychology behind it. On this episode Heather discusses “husbandry”, a discussion sparked by what she has been hearing from clients. Its all based on cooperative care. 1) Tips for brushing your dog 2) How to care for you dog’s toe nails 3) Things to be mindful about when putting on a leash/harness to go outside More Shows:

Duration:00:27:34

Marcon Unleashed #32

5/16/2022
Dan is a local resident and business owner. Hear his straight-to-the-point commentary on a variety of issues. New podcasts drop every Monday. - Dan talks about his vacation to Florida - Dan describes a prior experience with airport security - Upcoming Veterans meetings coming up at Marc-On

Duration:00:16:24

Innate LIFE Reclamation Episode #21

5/16/2022
In this podcast, Dr. Lona talks about the concept of Innate and how she applies it to her day to day life to help stay more in alignment in her life. More Shows: Innate Life Podcast Presented by Cook Chiropractic (echometownradio.com)

Duration:00:16:53

Let the Kids Play - 5/14

5/14/2022
The Chippewa Valley's podcast that gets a kids perspective on what is happening in sports.

Duration:00:13:31

Baking Goodness - Magic Middles

5/14/2022
Alexia brings back a cookie from the 1980s, with a homemade twist and the results are outstanding!

Duration:00:04:47

Boys & Girls Club Empower Hour #3

5/13/2022
Mollie, the director of the Chippewa Falls location, talks with Riley, one of the kids who comes to the center. Riley steps inside Mollie’s office to ask her a number of great questions from a kid’s perspective. More Shows: Empower Hour (echometownradio.com)

Duration:00:26:12