(Beaver Dam) The Beaver Dam Common Council was introduced to the city’s new fire chief last night. Michael Wesle, who was sworn in last week, told city officials that he is glad to be part of the community and the fire department. He noted that Beaver Dam has a strong, highly skilled team that he is excited to be part of. Wesle is a native of Spencer and previously served as a lieutenant with the Rhinelander Fire Department, where he spent 15 years. He is married with four children. Wesle succeeds Alan Mannel, who retired in mid-April.