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Series of small explosions at Weston Power Plant

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ROTHSCHILD (WAOW) -

UPDATE - WPS officials say no one was hurt after a series of small explosions at the Weston Power Plant in Rothschild.

A WPS official tells Newsline 9 that it's normal procedure to call first responders for incidents at the power plant.

They say no one was hurt.  They're assessing the situation and say everything is safe.

The Rothschild and Kronenwetter Fire Departments are on scene.

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The Marathon County Sheriff's Department says there was a series of small explosions at the Weston Power Plant in Rothschild.

Authorities say power plant officials requested the fire department's assistance Friday morning for cleaning up.

We have a crew on the way to the scene.

We'll give you more information as it becomes available.

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