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Maintenance crews with Vestas brought in a crane to replace the wind turbine's generator on Tuesday, June 17. (Brooke Kern/Sun Tribune)

Wind turbine undergoes repairs

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MORRIS – For almost a decade, the West Central Research and Outreach Center’s wind turbine has been a fixture sitting on the horizon outside of Morris. The tower serves as a landmark for visitors to Morris and the WCROC.


But for several weeks this spring, the turbine was noticeably still – the result of some worn parts inside the structures generator equipment.

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