WSAU: Marathon County Board Passes Mining Ordinance

The Marathon County Board unanimously approved a mining ordinance on Tuesday night. The ordinance regulates mining throughout the county before a new law goes into effect July 1st that allows mining in Wisconsin. County Board Supervisor John Robinson says he believes...

WSAW: Marathon County Board passes mining regulations

For the last 20 years there’s been a moratorium on metallic mining in Wisconsin. On July 1, that moratorium will be lifted. With just three months to go, the Marathon County Board passed two proposals to make sure certain things, like the environment, are protected....