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Celebrating state’s tallest towers

December 5, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON With wind speeds topping 46 miles per hour 53 mph at the top of the tower Lars Falck, a representative of juwi Germany, clipped a bright red ribbon to signify the commissioning of Nobles County’s newest wind farm and Minnesota’s tallest towers. Continue Reading

Man who climbed Oklahoma TV tower comes down

August 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

VIDEO: Scroll to bottom of articleA man with a history of mental illness who scaled an Oklahoma TV tower and resisted attempts to coax him down for nearly a week voluntarily surrendered to authorities Tuesday night, police said. Continue Reading

Judge nixes 450-foot cell tower near BWCA, OKs 199-foot tower

August 4, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

In a ruling for preserving scenery over expanding the reach of cellphones, a Hennepin County judge ordered Wednesday that AT&T cannot build a 450-foot lighted cellphone tower visible from inside the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Continue Reading