Latest Grant County, Wisconsin Stories

2009-04-23 06:16:00

Adult students in University of Wisconsin Platteville extension program use webcasting to balance class and work MADISON, Wis., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The first student from the Rock County Engineering Program will graduate next month after completing online courses recorded by Mediasite by Sonic Foundry, Inc.

2008-10-17 18:00:21

MADISON, Wis., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A decision on the future of the Nelson Dewey Generating Station is just weeks away.

2008-10-06 00:00:25

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. - Gov. Jim Doyle has approved a $373,685 project to construct a T-hangar and taxiway extension at the Platteville Municipal Airport. It releases $2,927 in state funds to extend a taxiway in the hangar area, update planning documents and upgrade runway edge lights.

2008-10-02 00:00:17

By Paul Snyder As builders and the village of Cassville tie their economic prayers to the Nelson Dewey Generating Facility expansion, opponents say the project's cost could trump every argument.

2008-10-01 00:14:10


2008-09-27 00:00:33

By CRAIG D REBER News You can use WHAT: The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin is conducting a public hearing on the application of Wisconsin Power & Light Co., Alliant Energy, for authority to construct a coal- fired electric generation unit known as the Nelson Dewey Generating Station in Cassville.

2008-09-23 00:00:27

By Paul Snyder Alliant Energy should abandon the Nelson Dewey Generating Facility expansion in Cassville for a natural gas plant more than 200 miles away, environmental groups say. Clean Wisconsin Inc.

2008-09-19 00:00:29

By The Associated Press PLATTEVILLE, Wis.

2008-09-12 00:00:24

By Paul Snyder It will kill Cassville if the state doesn't approve an expansion of the Nelson Dewey Generating Facility, according to the village's president.

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