Lake Koshkonong http://wxpr.org en Rest Lake Dam Hearings Postponed http://wxpr.org/post/rest-lake-dam-hearings-postponed <P>The DNR is postponing public information hearings for the operation of the Rest Lake Dam near Manitowish Waters.</P> <P>There has been considerable debate over several years as citizens have wanted to maintain the current water levels, while the DNR has asked to change them.</P> <P>The DNR's John Spangenberg says the hearings, which had been set for August 9 and 10, will be postponed due to a recent state Supreme Court ruling. Wed, 24 Jul 2013 15:34:51 +0000 Ken Krall 5530 at http://wxpr.org Rest Lake Dam Hearings Postponed Court Decision Mixed Bag for DNR Regulatory Power http://wxpr.org/post/court-decision-mixed-bag-dnr-regulatory-power-0 <p><span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><span id="cke_bm_34S" style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span>Conservation advocates say it’s not clear how lakes will be impacted, now that the state supreme court has narrowly interpreted the DNR’s regulatory power under the public trust doctrine.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 20:39:09 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 5203 at http://wxpr.org Court Decision Mixed Bag for DNR Regulatory Power