Volume One Contributors

writers, photographers, artists

Samantha Kobbs

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Bloody Awesome

Elk Lake Tavern steps up Bloody Mary game

Samantha Kobbs

The competition for Best Bloody in the Chippewa Valley just got stiffer as underdog Elk Lake Tavern moved its way up the power rankings. Just a few miles straight west of Eau Claire at 10500 W. Cameron St., this ...

Building Identity

Samantha Kobbs

For many people, the topic of race relations is one that is avoided. But Professor Tim Lensmire of the University of Minnesota doesn’t mind talking about the taboo, awkward, feud-inducing elephant ...

Cowboy Jack's Ropes 'Em in With Western Atmosphere

Samantha Kobbs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Got a hankerin’ for some home-style, lip-smackin’ treats? Then throw on your best bib and tucker and head on down to Cowboy Jack’s Saloon. This brand-new addition to the River Prairie Development in Altoona ...