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Duffy Requests Audit of the Lac Courte Oreilles’ Tribal Finances

House Financial Services Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Sean Duffy (WI-07) requests that the Departments of the Interior, Housing and Urban Development, Health and Human Services and Bureau of Indian Affairs conduct a forensic audit of all Tribal accounts and programs of the Lac Courte Oreilles (LCO) Band of Lake Superior Chippewas. He made the request on behalf of 113 members of the tribe who sent Rep. Duffy a petition over concerns about alleged mismanagement of Federal funds by the LCO Tribal Governing Board.
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The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Triple Net Lease Goodwill Property

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant Goodwill property located at 2001 Progressive Parkway in Platteville, Wisconsin for $1,650,000

Audit Raises Concern Over St. Croix Chippewa’s Use of HUD Grant Money; Duffy Requests...

The findings of 2014 and 2015 audits of the St. Croix Chippewa Housing Authority raise concerns over how the money may have been allocated. Out of concern that the money is not reaching those in need, House Financial Services Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Sean Duffy (WI-07) requests U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro to offer further explanation.

Congressman Sensenbrenner Introduces Bill to Save Family-Owned Businesses From Death Tax Increases

Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner introduced H.R. 6042, legislation that would stop the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) from placing unnecessary and burdensome estate tax regulations on family-owned businesses
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Builder Electric Rates Reduced by $38 Million as Consumers Energy Retires Classic Seven Coal...

Northbrook, IL - September 8, 2016 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a...

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of a Single Tenant US Bank Office Building in...

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant US Bank office property located at 615 East Michigan Street in Milwaukee, WI for $14,000,000.

Draft master plan for Northwest Barrens properties available for public input

The Northwest Barrens Properties draft master plan is available for public review and comment Saturday, Aug. 20 through Saturday, Sept. 10. Northwest Barrens properties within the plan include Namekagon Barrens and Douglas County wildlife areas and Totogatic Wild River lands (at the lower reaches of the river), located in Burnett, Washburn, and Douglas counties.

Public comment period opens for two interim forest management plans

Interim plans guiding the management of forest resources on two state-owned properties are now available for review and comment through August 24, 2016. The interim plans will guide forest management on the properties until formal master plans are completed

Milwaukee’s “Old Soldier’s Home” to be Restored to Serve Veterans

In response to the announcement that six buildings at the Milwaukee VA Soldiers Home will be rehabilitated and restored to serve veterans, Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-04) released the following statement

Most DNR northern properties not affected by storms

A second storm that hit northwestern Wisconsin early Thursday morning blew down trees throughout the area, but did not cause any additional closures to state parks or forests in the region. Heavy storm damage was reported in Ashland County, which is still recovering from a torrential rain storm that hit the region the night of July 11-12. Some areas received 8 to 10 inches of rain in that storm, causing flooding and major road washouts. Saturated soil likely contributed to the large number of trees blown down in the most recent storm that had winds reported at up to 75 miles per hour.

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Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Announces National Mortgage Settlement Relief Exceeds...

Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced today that Wisconsin borrowers received $23.5 million in mortgage loan-related relief in the first quarter of 2013 under the National Mortgage Settlement. Adding to previously announced totals, 3,516 Wisconsin borrowers have now claimed $167,183,021 in loan-related relief. In addition, 106 Wisconsin borrowers are in trial mortgage modifications, which will add $8 million to the State’s relief in coming months – raising the projected total to more than $175 million statewide so far.

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DNR offers guidance to shoreland property owners struggling with damage after...

As spring weather sets in, some shoreland property owners in Northern Wisconsin are discovering Mother Nature has changed the look of their waterfront due to shifting ice over the winter months