Strong storms that brought tornadoes, high winds, hail and rain to parts of the Midwest and South caused extensive damage in some places but no deaths, officials said Sunday.Read More »
Working in an industry that state officials have deemed essential, Wisconsin construction crews haven't got the luxury of watching the COVID-19 outbreak unfold from home like many state residents.
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A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to conduct a full environmental review of the Dakota Access pipeline, nearly three years after the line began carrying oil despite protests by people who gathered in North Dakota for more than a year.Read More »
Even as COVID-19 has led to school closings, event cancellations and other social-distancing measures, Wisconsin's construction industry has largely made no plans to stop work – at least fornow.
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Gov. Tony Evers has appointed the renewable-energy advocate Tyler Huebner to fill a vacant post on the Wisconsin Public Service Commission.Read More »