The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has two new air engineers who will specialize in sand mine environmental compliance.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will host a public information meeting Thursday to discuss a planning study for Mequon Road between Pilgrim and Wauwatosa roads in Germantown and Mequon.
Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that would restrict public access to a potential iron mine site in northern Wisconsin.
Milwaukee is again using its logo as a bargaining chip with lateral pipe-warranty companies interested in striking a deal.
Minnesota plans to release a draft set of model standards Friday to help communities struggling to regulate the boom in mining for silica sand, which oil and gas drillers use for hydraulic fracturing.
Contractors could be on the hook for millions of dollars if an ongoing review shows that energy-conservation projects they have undertaken for the state in recent years have failed to produce the promised savings.
Gov. Scott Walker has signed into law a Republican-sponsored bill that gives landlords more power over tenants.
Published: December 12, 2013
While foreclosures remain a concern in select states, the number of U.S. homes entering the path to foreclosure or winding up repossessed by lenders has fallen to levels not seen in more than six years.
The number of Wisconsin workers killed on the job increased 28 percent last year, in part because of an increase in workplace shootings, according to federal statistics released Wednesday.
The state Building Commission approved a number of large projects Wednesday, including the construction of two livestock pavilions at the Alliant Energy Center in Dane County and a Family Justice Center for victims of domestic violence in Milwaukee.