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  1. Badger Coulee transmission line to cause business major landscape changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WKBT

    ... Briggs Road near Holmen. It will mostly follow Highway 53 North toward Blair, before heading East toward Black River Falls, then following Interstate 94 to Dane County. "The northern route follows a significant amount of existing infrastructure. ...

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  2. Missing man's family holds Walk for Hope in Black River FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... He hasn't been seen since. On Friday, Cloud's family held a Walk for Hope. They went four miles in the Black River Falls area, ending at the Jackson County Sheriff's Office. The comment sections of our web set are designed for thoughtful, ...

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  3. Badger Coulee to cause business major landscape changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WKBT

    ... Briggs Road near Holmen. It will mostly follow Highway 53 North toward Blair, before heading East toward Black River Falls, then following Interstate 94 to Dane County. "The northern route follows a significant amount of existing infrastructure. ...

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  4. Kentucky elk arrive at new home in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the fifth time in a decade. Twenty-six elk from Kentucky have arrived in Wisconsin to their new home near Black River Falls. In this video from the Department of Natural Resources, DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp discusses the program. Twenty-six elk from ...

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  5. Wisconsin regulators approve new power lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WKOW-TV

    ... and American Transmission Company to construct the 345-kilovolt line. The line will run from Holmen to Black River Falls and largely follow existing power line corridors along Interstate 90/94 to Middleton. PSC spokesman Nathan Conrad says the line ...

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  6. Wisconsin regulators approve Badger-Coulee Transmission power lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    The Public Service Commission gave the green light Thursday to Northern States Power Company and American Transmission Company to construct the 345-kilovolt line known as the Badger-Coulee Transmission line. The line will run from the Briggs Road Substation in Holmen to Black River Falls then largely follow existing power line corridors along Interstate 90/94 to Middleton.

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  7. PSC Says Yes To Badger Coule Line ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    Commissioner Mike Huebsch of West Salem said that no matter where he lives, he gave a 100% honest vote towards the project. Commissioners also gave a nod towards using the northern route of the project which would effect Holmen north to Black River Falls then over to Tomah.....avoiding another route that included Onalaska.

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  8. Badger Coulee Transmission Line to travel through northern routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WKBT

    The Wisconsin Public Service Commission voted Thursday to approve the Badger Coulee Transmission Line Project, selecting the northern route through the Town of Holland. The 345-kilovolt high-voltage transmission line will connect to the CapX2020 line at the Briggs Road Substation in Holmen, travel north to Black River Falls, and follow the I-94 corridor to Madison.

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  9. Special effort to be made to allow Jackson County elk to adjust to new surroundingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | State of Wisconsin

    Special precautions are being taken to help make sure elk received from Kentucky become accustomed to their new home in Jackson County. As part of current elk reintroduction efforts , a 7 acre acclimation pen is being built in the Dike 17 Wildlife Habitat Area, located within the Black River State Forest near Black River Falls, Wis.

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  10. Hurley starts track-and-field seasonRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Daily Globe

    ... 55 hurdles. Scott Subert was sixth in the 400 run and Adam Hendricks was sixth in the long jump. Team: 1. Black River Falls 97, 2. Medford 76, 3. Stratford 67, 4. Unity 66, 5. Amery 60, 6. Cadott 57, 7. Durand 48, 8. Osseo-Fairchild 45, 9. Tomahawk ...

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  11. Gordy's Market purchasing four Burnstad's grocery storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Gordy's Market announced Friday that they reached an agreement to purchase four Burnstad's Market Grocery Stores, effective late April. Gordy's Market will take over stores in Black River Falls, Richland Center, Spencer and Tomah.

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  12. Black River Falls apartment fire causes $150,000 in damagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WKBT

    Crews were called to the apartment fire at 125 Rye Bluff Road in the City of Black River Falls on February 28 at about 9:30 p.m. The fire was contained to the first floor area.

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  13. Damage estimate released in apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Black River Falls Fire Department says the buildings smoke alarms went off and everyone in the 24 unit building got out safely. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department, Black River Falls Police Department, Black River Utilities and Merrillan Fire Department all assisted at the scene.

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  14. Gordy's Market reaches agreement to purchase four Burnstad's Market grocery storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... of ownership will be finalized in late April 2015. "We are excited to open our newest store locations in Black River Falls, Richland Center, Spencer, and Tomah and to expand our reach into central Wisconsin," said Jeff Schafer, president of Gordy's ...

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  15. DNR begins wildfire watch, reminds of fire safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... as soon as they see any sign of smoke, even if it's from a campfire, they make sure to call it in to the Black River Falls, DNR dispatch. Kaurich explained, "They call in everything they see out there because we want to investigate it. It may not be ...

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  16. Lunda Construction fire will cost company about $2.7 millionRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... than five hours to extinguish the flames. The mechanical shop part of the building is a total loss. The Black River Falls Fire Department said it will cost about $1.5 million to fix the structure of the building and another $1.2 million to replace ...

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  17. Lunda Construction fire damage totals $2.7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WKBT

    Black River Falls Fire Chief Steve Schreiber said the fire caused $1.5 million in damages to the structure of the building and $1.2 million in damages to the equipment within the shop.

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  18. St. Croix River bridge project about to get decked outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | TwinCities

    ... the project progressing again. The 80-member crew building the segments is from the joint venture of Black River Falls, Wis.-based Lunda Construction Co. and Burnsville-based Ames Construction. The crew, which includes 35 carpenters and 25 ...

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  19. St. Croix bridge segments take shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Finance and Commerce

    ... the St. Croix River and completes its journey to the project site. Major contractors on the job include Black River Falls, Wisconsin-based Lunda Construction and Burnsville-based Ames Construction (superstructure); Ames and Lunda (Minnesota approach ...

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  20. Unions Trying to Appeal Right-to-Work LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | WSAW

    ... workforce and be able to have a good job with a strong, living wage here in Wisconsin." When asked about Black River Falls-based Hoffman Construction Co.' s announcement, Walker did not directly answer the question. Instead, he said Badger Meter, a ...

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