Most of snow is done – many state schools close; GOP bill would slash mining company fees; Two snowmobilers die; more briefs

February 22, 2013 at 2:58 am in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin News
Snow has closed schools in the Green Bay and Fox Valley regions. Green Bay schools are shut down along with those in Appleton, Oshkosh, Fond du Lac and Manitowoc plus many smaller districts. Democrats are livid after learning that Gogebic Taconite would get out of paying $171 million a year in fees for environmental protection programs under the GOP’s mining incentive bill.
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