Senator: Attempt to benefit mining company is dead

A key Republican says a proposal that would clear the way for a Georgia company to build a $70 million frac sand processing plant in western Wisconsin is dead because of opposition from several state senators.

Slice of 1800s Minnesota donated in Freeborn Co.

A Minneapolis attorney has given the Department of Natural Resources one of its largest donations ever -- 549 acres of wetlands, prairie and woods in Freeborn County.

UW-Stout gets $550,000 grant to study wetlands

The University of Wisconsin-Stout is getting more than half a million dollars to study how wetlands in the Chippewa Valley are being affected by development.