Tuesday, April 2, 2013

La Crosse Tribune Puts Jorgenson Dilemma on Page One

The La Crosse Tribune is covering the Jorgensen farm's water dilemma in a page one story. It points out that the mine's conditional use permit provided by the city of Sparta--which annexed the land the mine sits on to make it easier for the mine to acquire the necessary permits for its opertaion--requires the mine to make good on any negative impacts its operations have on other wells.

U.S. Silica is drilling a new well--but not admitting that its well caused the problem.