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Rural America’s Own Private Flint: Polluted Water Too Dangerous to Drink

Via The New York Times: ARMENIA, Wis. — The groundwater that once ran cool and clean from taps in this Midwestern farming town is now laced with contaminants and fear. People refuse to drink it. They won’t brush their teeth with it. They dread taking showers. Rural communities call it their own, private Flint— a … Continue reading Rural America’s Own Private Flint: Polluted Water Too Dangerous to Drink

Contaminated Water in Juneau and Wood Counties Brings Potential Legal Action

Via WAOW: CENTRAL WISCONSIN (WAOW) — Two Wisconsin law firms Habush Habush & Rottier, S.C., and Pines Bach LLP will represent residents in a dispute involving big farms. Dozens of residents met with representatives of the law firms Tuesday evening to get a clearer understanding of what lies ahead. Critics claim a concentrated animal feed … Continue reading Contaminated Water in Juneau and Wood Counties Brings Potential Legal Action

Water Testing Fundraiser: Farm to Fork Dinner

The recent identification of contaminated water in the Town of Armenia in Juneau County and in the Town of Port Edwards in Wood County, has inspired another round of water testing to further document this serious issue. Russ Brown and Genie Metoyer have pledged to donate a portion of the proceeds from their August 11 Farm to Fork dinner to offset the cost … Continue reading Water Testing Fundraiser: Farm to Fork Dinner