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Apr 02, 2014· In St. Croix County, two other candidates with concerns about possible frac sand mining near a school were elected to the Glenwood City Council. Opponents of the proposal hope it will be enough to stop the project.

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Mar 17, 2013· At the beginning of the year Vista also resubmitted its proposal to develop a 567-acre frac sand mine a mile south of the City of Glenwood, in St. Croix County, about a quarter mile from the Glenwood City public school.

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Mar 09, 2013· Hudson, WI - WIvoices.org has brought you a small town meeting on frac sand mining; you will hear the concerns of people debating annexing a proposed frac sand mining site to Glenwood City…

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Voters in a Wisconsin town are trying to throw out the mayor and two city council members who want to allow sand mining in city limits.

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Dec 18, 2013· The mayor of a small Wisconsin city garnered a 43-vote margin Tuesday while two city council members held onto razor-thin leads in recall elections sparked by controversy over a proposed frac sand mine. Glenwood City is located in St. Croix County, about 50 …

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Mar 08, 2013· With over 100 frac sand mining and processing sites, Wisconsin is now the leading supplier of frac sand in the nation. But are companies operating in our state complying with regulations? ... You will hear the concerns of people debating the pros and cons of annexing a proposed frac sand mining site to Glenwood City, WI. This meeting was held ...

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May 10, 2018· Beyond western Wisconsin, I was invited to be a guest on Wisconsin Public Radio's The Morning Show (Dec. 11, 2017), and spent the 8am hour discussing frac sand mining with host Kate Archer Kent and callers.

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Feb 06, 2013· Hudson, WI - Interview first published on WIvoices.org. St. Croix County is now accepting public comments about the potential frac sand mine in Glenwood City, WI.

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More than 100 frac sand mines and processing facilities, like this one outside of Bloomer, Wis., have cropped up across the state over the last few years. (photo – Jim Tittle) After winning just one game the previous year, the Glenwood City Hilltoppers football team reveled in taking home the Wisconsin Division 7 state championship last season.. And in typical small-town fashion, the whole ...

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City's frac sand mine battle spurs recalls ... aware of any other recall efforts in Wisconsin over frac sand mining. ... frac sand mine in Glenwood City, ... Contested Landscapes ... is a staff writer for the Colfax Messenger and the Glenwood City ... village boards and city councils and ... law firms in Wisconsin.

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Glenwood City mayor, council members face recalls | … Glenwood City Mayor John Larson, and city council members Nancy Hover and Dave Graese, are the focus of an effort to recall city politicians amid a frac sand mining controversy. On Friday, Sept. 20, the Glenwood City Citizens for Legal and Ethical Representation filed statements of intent ...

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GLENWOOD CITY — In this small city in northwestern Wisconsin, the mayor and two council members are facing recall elections over their handling of a proposed frac sand mine that would be built a ...

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Frac Sand Mines or Potential Mines in Wisconsin These are the mines and/or potential mines in Wisconsin we know of please let us know if there are more. We would like to …

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Download a spreadsheet with information about sand mining facilities in Wisconsin [XLSX]. Interactive map. This interactive map shows information about both active and inactive industrial sand mines and processing plants in Wisconsin, as well as facilities that have been reclaimed or are in the process of final reclamation.

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Frac Sand Mining Glenwood City Wisconsin. Incumbents lead in recall elections sparked by frac sand ... Glenwood City is located in St. Croix County, in the heart of the area that's home to dozens of mines that produce sand used in fracking.

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Nov 18, 2013· In the Glenwood City area, Texas-based Vista Sand hopes to mine 384 acres, about 35 to 40 at a time, said its attorney, Anders Helquist. It would extract as much as one million tons of sand …

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More than 100 frac sand mines and processing facilities, like this one outside of Bloomer, Wis., have cropped up across the state over the last few years. (photo – Jim Tittle) After winning just one game the previous year, the Glenwood City Hilltoppers football team reveled in taking home the Wisconsin Division 7 state championship last season.

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Dec 17, 2013· It is believed this is the first recall effort in Wisconsin over frac sand mining. Texas-based Vista Sand hopes to mine 384 acres, about 35 to 40 at a time, in the Glenwood City …

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With over 100 frac sand sites already underway across the state, Wisconsin is now the nation's leading supplier of frac sand. "It's breaking out in little pockets all over," said Jim Tittle, a Minnesota-based documentary filmmaker, of the boom in silica sand mining.

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In the most subdued city council meeting in months, Glenwood area residents in western Wisconsin anxiously awaited to hear the action that would be taken by council members in response to their petition on frac sand mining.