Alma

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Crews Building Power Lines Near Frozen Miss. Battle Winter

The largest, most expensive upgrade of the region’s electrical transmission system in over 40 years is facing a major challenge. CAPX 2020 is 800 miles of new power lines built at twice the cost of the new Vikings stadium. But there’s one leg of the project south of Wabasha where engineering is beating the elements of old man winter.

12/05/2014

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Flooding Leaves Behind River Barge Roadblock

Commercial barge traffic should fully resume on the Mississippi River as early as next Tuesday. Parts of the heavily used upper Mississippi River were left impassible to barge and tug traffic after recent flooding left behind an unwanted surprise.

07/25/2014

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NTSB Focuses On Fuel System In July 2010 Crash

ALMA, Mich. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board’s investigation into a small plane crash in Lake Michigan last summer that killed four people has focused on fuel system debris. The Morning Sun of Mount […]

07/15/2011

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Quiet Wis. Town Reflects On Noise At Capitol

Alma, Wis. is a town that knows about history. Along the Mississippi in western Wisconsin, more than 200 buildings in the town create a National Historic District.

02/18/2011

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