Eau Claire Hometown Media

Eau Claire Hometown Media

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!

Episodes

May 25, 2022 27 min

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,...

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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)

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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

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May 23, 2022 14 min

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.

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May 20, 2022 36 min

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 ve...

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May 19, 2022 26 min

- 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!

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May 19, 2022 32 min

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 ha...

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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!

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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 ong...

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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.

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May 18, 2022 16 min

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...

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May 17, 2022 32 min

- 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"

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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 out...

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May 16, 2022 16 min

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

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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)

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May 14, 2022 13 min

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

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May 14, 2022 4 min

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

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May 13, 2022 26 min

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)

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David’s wife Patti joins the program to discuss a variety of topics related to breaking down the conventional methods of medical practices. Why practices and individual doctors should consider leaving the “familiar” for a direct-pay method. What it has meant for David and Patti and what they have seen over the last decade plus.

The history of how they built the practice along with the challenges that developed and ultimately the be...

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May 12, 2022 28 min

- The liquor license decision has been delayed

- Progress made, or was it, during landfill talks this week

- Local students preparing for next steps

- An important charitable event this weekend

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