Although hundreds of millions of Americans plug into the electric grid every day, most of us don't give the history of electricity a second thought. Affordable, reliable electricity is fundamental to modern life. It provides clean, safe light around the clock, it cools our homes on hot summer days (and heats many of them in winter), and it quietly breathes life into the digital world we tap into with our smart phones and computers. When we take a look at the history of electricity, we see that keeping America powered up is an amazing feat - an everyday miracle.
Here is the story of Wisconsin Public Service's beginning and the role it plays today in bringing this "miracle" to Lincoln County.