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Residents seek answers after WI manure spill


December 8, 2014
By Green Bay Press Gazette

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December 8, 2014, Jacksonport, WI – Too many things went wrong with the spreading of liquid manure on a farm field in early September, Door County’s lead conservationist told more than 100 people attending a recent meeting at Jacksonport Town Hall.

A worker for the contractor hired to spread the manure allegedly erred in applying it. As a consequence, the manure spilled into a sinkhole in the field that was supposed to be avoided, resulting in contaminated wells in a wide area around the site. READ MORE