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Alaskans should take note of B.C. mines

...encourages Alaskans to have with the B.C. government and mining interests...April 12)According to the minister, B.C. spent over $99 million to remediate...taxpayer money. Perhaps someone in B.C.'s government did not require a sufficient...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-04-19/alaskans-should-take-note-bc-mines
Letters
Canadians, Americans, call for safer tailings storage in BC

...facilities for new and proposed mines in B.C. They based this request on the findings...practices. The report found that unless B.C.'s practices change significantly...Eighty-seven Alaska Native tribes, members of B.C. First Nations, businesses, prominent...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-05-01/canadians-americans-call-safer-taili
Outdoors
My Turn: B.C. mining minister gives false assurances

...Bennett thinks Alaskans do not understand B.C.'s mine permitting process. Bennett's...to us, we would stop worrying about B.C.'s aggressive plans to create a huge...Bennett does not need to explain the B.C. process to us because we have seen...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-03/my-turn-bc-mining-minister-gives-fals
Opinion
First radioactivity from Fukushima hits B.C. coast

...Fukushima disaster have been detected on the B.C. shoreline, but the amounts are so...radioactivity 1,500 kilometres west of B.C. in June 2012, more than a year after...them in convincing a wary public that B.C. waters are safe."I do get contacted...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-09/first-radioactivity-fukushima-hits-bc-c
State
Mack: Safety before profits, when it comes to transboundary mines

...directly between what's happening in B.C. mines and here in Alaska," she said...Resources has been in communication with the B.C. Environmental Assessment Office and...Polley tailings dam failure said many of B.C.'s tailings facilities do not follow...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-04-03/mack-safety-profits-when-it-come-tra
Outdoors
My turn: Mine development in British Columbia raises concerns

...to a litany of outrageous claims from B.C.'s Minister of Energy and Mines...ask: Where was the communication from B.C. to Alaska when Red Chris Mine, in...opened three days after Bennett claimed B.C. would be "accepting all of the recommendations...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-29/my-turn-mine-development-british-colu
Opinion
Empire Editorial: On the topic of transboundary mines, a response to Mr. Bill Bennett

...and others reported at the time.As B.C. forges ahead with 30 new mines to...requests for independent reviews, as the B.C. government did when Alaskans asked...you state the Empire suggested "in B.C. we are somehow less responsible in...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-22/empire-editorial-topic-transboundary-
Opinion
Gold Medal honors five players

...Tournaments from 1989-2015 and in three different divisions (A, B, C), winning 11 championships in all including seven in a...Bracket with Hydaburg, then he joined the powerhouse Kake B, C and Masters teams. He earned five championships and four...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-27/gold-medal-honors-five-players
Sports
XBoundary film presents views from both sides of the border

...while making the short film Xboundary. B.C. First Nations representative Jacinda...Mount Polley mine disaster in central B.C. in August of 2014. Mining expert...explores the huge threats to the Alaska/B.C. transboundary region from large-scale...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-27/xboundary-film-presents-views-both-s
Outdoors
What's happening this week, April 1

...film Xboundary, which will be shown. B.C. First Nations representative Jacinda...Mount Polley mine disaster in central B.C. in August of 2014. Mining expert...explores the huge threats to the Alaska/B.C. transboundary region from large-scale...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-01/events-and-presentations
Art

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