WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Proposed law would shut down public access to mine site
Sean Scallon Pierce County Herald
news MADISON - A new bill could shut down public access to forest lands near a controversial iron mining site.
State Senator Thomas Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst), the bill’s author, says protesters of the proposed Gogebic mine in northern Wisconsin have taken advantage of the managed forest land designation....
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MADISON - A new bill could shut down public access to forest lands near a controversial iron mining site.
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.