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Sand Mine Tries To Skirt The Rules

A frac sand mine in Trempealeau County is causing quite the stir.

State Senator Kathleen Vinehout says the owners of one mine are trying to annex into the Independence city limits to avoid the sand mine ordinance in the county. And the mine's neighbors are not to happy.

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Vinehout has already crafted 5 frac sand mining bills and says after some study, a 6th may be soon be on it's to Madison.

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