An evacuation order was lifted early on Friday in northwest Wisconsin where a refinery-plant explosion injured at least 11 people and sent billowing plumes of black smoke into the air.Read More »
The Daily Reporter's weekly digest of companies that have been cited for OSHA violations during work around the state.
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Our weekly digest of companies that have been cited for OSHA violations.
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Several environmental groups say highly corrosive Canadian crude oil makes underground pipelines in northern Minnesota and elsewhere vulnerable to leaks and ruptures. The groups say tar sands crude from Canada is more toxic than ordinary petroleum. The ...Read More »
OSHA reports • G&R Exteriors LLC, New Berlin, must pay a $1,500 fall-protection citation because the period to contest the violation has ended. The company was issued the citation Aug. 11 during a roofing job at 100 Corrina Blvd., Waukesha. ...
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Gov. Jim Doyle on Monday announced nearly $6.8 million for a clean water infrastructure project in Superior that is expected to create up to 70 jobs. The money will be used for sewer and storm water system upgrades. Half of ...Read More »
NECHE, N.D. (AP) — Enbridge Energy Partners says crews are wrapping up repair and cleanup work after a pipeline leak spilled about 126,000 gallons of crude oil in Pembina County in northeast North Dakota. The cause of the leak detected ...Read More »