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Wisconsin has lost one of our true heroes - Al Buss. The following was shared with me by his good friend, Dan Johnson.
Dear Friends and Colleagues:
On Sunday, March 17, 2013 surrounded by his family Al Buss passed away.
Al worked for the Department's Bureau of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse until retiring in 1999 on disability. He brought statewide awareness to the need for alcohol and drug programs and services to be fully accessible to people with…Continue