New policy allows transgenders to join military
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The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin has released the dates, times and locations of six scoping sessions in the coming month to solicit input from the public to help determine the scope of the Environmental Impact Statement that must be prepared regarding the proposed Badger Coulee Transmission Project.
The American Transmission Company and Northern States Power Company of Wisconsin have jointly filed an application with the Public Service Commission to construct a 345 kilovolt electric transmission line from Onalaska, WI to Middleton, WI.
This proposed transmission line may be up to 185 miles long depending on the route selected. The two proposed routes cross nine counties and 74 municipalities and towns throughout Wisconsin.
The scoping sessions will be held between the dates of May 28, 2014 and June 10, 2014. Anyone interested in this project is invited to attend. These meetings will run from 3:00 PM to 8:30 PM and are scheduled as follows: Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Waunakee Village Community Center
333 S. Madison St.
Monday, June 2, 2014
Town of Holland Town Hall
W7937 County Road MH
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Cashton Community Hall
811 Main Street
Thursday, June 5, 2014
1305 Kalahari Drive
Wisconsin Dells, WI
Monday, June 9, 2014
Comfort Inn and Suites
W10170 Holiday Drive
Black River Falls, WI
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Best Western 1017 East McCoy Boulevard
Members of the public will get a chance to tour a Wisconsin military training base this weekend.
Fort McCoy's annual Armed Forces Day Open House is scheduled for Saturday. The event will highlight training at the fort and also feature displays on military equipment, uniforms and artifacts.
Visitors can take guided tours. They can also participate in a marksmanship test, fill sandbags and get a personalized ID tag.
The open house is free and goes from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Fort McCoy is in western Wisconsin, between Sparta and Tomah.
Fort McCoy: http://www.mccoy.army.mil
A Viterbo University graduate and former editor of the La Crosse Tribune has been named executive director of the La Crosse Public Education Foundation.
David Stoeffler will begin his new position June 9th, succeeding Tim Riley, who was instrumental in introducing the Compassion Project to the La Crosse area.
Greg Bonney, president of the foundation board, said Stoeffler was the unanimous choice of the Search Committee to become its new Executive Director.