Even though opioid abuse is in the national headlines now more than ever, the construction industry isn't doing enough in response, an industry official contends.Read More »
Here’s a Happy Thanksgiving from the federal government: The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is extending the compliance date for its new electronic-reporting rule to Dec. 15. The rule requires employers to electronically report injury and illness records to an online ...Read More »
Republican lawmakers tried to persuade a legislative committee on Tuesday to approve a bill that would relax Wisconsin's air-pollution regulations, saying the rules burden businesses and the state regulates hundreds of pollutants that the federal government ignores.Read More »
Largest winning bids in Wisconsin from the previous week, according to The Daily Reporter’s JobTrac bidding service.Read More »
Nebraska regulators on Monday approved a Keystone XL oil-pipeline route through the state, breathing new life into the long-delayed $8 billion project, although the chosen pathway is not the one preferred by the pipeline operator and could require more time to study the changes.
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Crude oil that flows through twin pipelines beneath the channel linking lakes Huron and Michigan could be taken to refineries in other ways, although the likelihood that the pipes will fail probably won't change much for the next several decades, according to a report released Monday.Read More »