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Victories for Clean Water Now

Voters in Adams, Bayfield, Green, Juneau and Outagamie Counties
voted YES to clean water for the November 8 election!

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Wild & Scenic Film Festival

March 2, 7 p.m. — Madison

The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is where activism gets inspired. Join River Alliance of Wisconsin and the Barrymore Theatre for this moving night in honor of our priceless rivers. Tickets available now.


Sue Nelson champions clean water in Green County

Sue Nelson champions clean water in Green County

Sue Nelson hadn’t planned on running for local office. But when asked, she discovered that it was a chance to be as effective as she could to advocate for the well-being of her community. She was a champion of the Clean Water Now advisory referendum question and fellow Green County voters approved the statement by the largest margin (84%) in the November 2022 elections.

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