The state Department of Natural Resources' new secretary says combating water pollution is his top priority.

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MADISON, Wis., (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources’ new secretary said Wednesday that combating water pollution is his top priority.

Adam Payne attended his first meeting of the DNR’s policy board. In an introductory speech he warned that the agency may not make everyone happy but he promised he and his administration would listen to everyone.

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