We don’t tire of watching videos of people hanging out of helicopters hanging wires as part of the big CapX2020 project.
This one, which was posted by CapX2020, shows the office view of the workers stringing the cable between Minnesota and Wisconsin near Fountain City.
How’d they get the wire up there in the first place?
Helicopter, of course. In December.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories but reflections , observations, and debate.