Bob Geiger Dolan Media Newswires Minneapolis — Forget the flour power from the late 1800s and early 1900s. If a developer’s plan becomes reality, the old Pillsbury A Mill could soon be generating power to heat and cool buildings. Two ...Read More »
Wisconsin budget committee approves $20 million in stimulus projects Madison (AP) — More than 500 alternative-fuel vehicles will be purchased in Wisconsin using federal stimulus money. The Legislature’s budget committee on Tuesday approved spending $15 million over the next two ...Read More »
Paul Snyder firstname.lastname@example.org A state lawmaker’s push to give waterfront towns more development leeway is threatening to make revised Wisconsin shore-land zoning rules tougher to enforce. “Any time that you’re exempting or attempting to exempt certain areas from state rules, ...Read More »
Paul Snyder email@example.com Habitat for Humanity of Dane County has big plans for the abandoned Royster-Clark plant site in Madison, but it must determine whether the project is affordable. “I’m sitting here with a map on my desk and a ...
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M. Scott Carter Dolan Media Newswires Oklahoma City — America is undergoing a shift that will cause major changes to its energy markets, two oil executives predicted. Speaking this week at the International Energy Policy Conference, Oklahoma City oilman Robert ...
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Wisconsin Power and Light plans upgrades at river stations Madison (AP) — Wisconsin Power and Light plans to make improvements at electricity-generating dams on the Wisconsin River. The upgrades are planned at the Prairie du Sac and Kilbourn hydroelectric stations. ...
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Sean Ryan firstname.lastname@example.org Gregory Thomson will set his sights high Friday as his architectural student team preps for a trip to Washington, D.C., to compete in the national Solar Decathlon Competition. Certainly, the assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee ...Read More »
Bill Draper AP Writer Berlin, MO — A faint rotten-egg smell drifts off a covered lagoon a hundred yards from a well-traveled Missouri gravel road. It’s not an overpowering odor, but it’s there. Aside from a few dirt-speckled pickup trucks ...Read More »