LADYSMITH, Wis. (AP) — Xcel Energy is keeping a round-the-clock watch on the Big Falls hydroelectric dam near Ladysmith after a small sinkhole developed in an earthen embankment. The utility implemented a watch condition for potential dam failure Tuesday as ...Read More »
By Sean Ryan A proposal to remove a Grafton dam is forcing local residents to choose between spending more to keep their downtown lake or less to drain it and gain riverside land. “There are some things that are worth ...Read More »
Project: Black River Falls Dam replacement Owner: city of Black River Falls Lead contractor: Hoffman Construction Co., Black River Falls Lead contractor: Project was to go out for bid in December Lead architect/engineer: Mead and Hunt Inc., Madison Completion date: ...
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Paul Snyder email@example.com The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has $1 to show for a busted dike and a repair bill that could reach $1.8 million. “It’s kind of a situation,” said Tom Nigus, a DNR area wildlife supervisor, “where ...Read More »
Paul Snyder firstname.lastname@example.org A proposed hydropower project on the Mississippi River is inspiring a state lawmaker to reconsider his dismissal of water as a likely source of renewable energy. “I think a lot of people just put (hydropower) out of ...Read More »