Fred Prehn is former chair of the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board.
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Judge Dismisses Open Records Case Against DNR Board Member
Yes, Fred Prehn delayed providing records but no, plaintiff can't collect attorney fees.Feb 27th, 2023 by Danielle Kaeding
Will New Overseers Change DNR Policies?
As Evers appointees replace Walker holdovers on Natural Resources Board, environmental groups hope for changes.Jan 15th, 2023 by Danielle Kaeding
Southwestern Wisconsin Farmer Appointed To DNR Board
Gov. Evers appoints Paul Buhr to replace Walker-appointee William Bruins.Jan 12th, 2023 by Danielle Kaeding
Conservation Groups Cite Damage From Prehn’s Time on Natural Resources Board
Serving beyond his term limits and favoring lobbyists and PFAS polluter, critics charge.Jan 8th, 2023 by Henry Redman
Evers’ Technical College Board Appointees Will Finally Serve
Three Walker board appointees will step down 20 months after their terms expired.Jan 4th, 2023 by Sarah Lehr
After 4 Years, 180 Appointees by Gov. Evers Haven’t Been Confirmed
Republican Senate leaves them in limbo. 'Tell me what I need to do,' Ever says.Jan 3rd, 2023 by Sarah Lehr
Embattled Former DNR Board Chair Resigns, Ending Saga
Prehn, whose appointment had expired, was able to stay on because Republicans wouldn't confirm his replacement.Dec 23rd, 2022 by Danielle Kaeding
Senator Agard: Statement on Fred Prehn’s Resignation
Dec 23rd, 2022 by State Sen. Melissa Agard, Senate Democratic Leader
DNR Will Again Attempt To Draft PFAS Groundwater Standards
DNR board approved drinking and surface water standards in February, but failed to pass limits for groundwater.Dec 15th, 2022 by Danielle Kaeding
DNR Secretary Preston Cole Retiring
Cole rose through ranks of Milwaukee's Department of Public Works before taking state job.Nov 18th, 2022 by Danielle Kaeding
Did Fred Prehn Flout Open Records Law?
Judge hears arguments whether Natural Resources Board member who refused to resign withheld records.Nov 16th, 2022 by Danielle Kaeding