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Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

...don't like suspended solids, and they don't like heavy metals. Obviously, the fear is it's going to impact those...KSM site has been exposed to years of weatherization, heavy metals are leaching into the water naturally. If anything...
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My Turn: Alaska officials need to pay attention to BC mines

...billions of tons of acid-generating waste rock, called tailings.Acid mine drainage, and its potential to leach heavy metals into Alaska's waters, worries me. This toxic brew results when sulfide-bearing rock is exposed to air and water...
Students lend voices to Arctic Winter Games theme

...genres before creating the eventual winner.The idea came after Kohler had already written a country theme song and a heavy metal theme song among others, when Robertson told him he was working on a rap song and Kohler responded he was working on...
Empire Editorial: Cooperation beyond boundaries

...bankrupt in 2009, followed by the removal of the wastewater treatment plant that prevented sulfuric acid from leaching heavy metals such as zinc, copper, cadmium and arsenic into the river. The hazardous elements flowed down the Taku River, eventually...
Ocean acidification threatens marine life

...which can be good, and boost the toxicity of red tides, which is not. It makes many creatures less resilient to heavy metal pollution.Roughly a quarter of organisms studied by researchers in laboratories actually do better in high CO2. Another...
Man's compost pile turns into heap of trouble

...compost brought harmful chemicals, heavy metals or pathogens to Bell's be tested for pathogens and heavy metals. The results of that testing are...elevated levels of salmonella or heavy metals, "We'll allow him to keep it...
Highway Hostess

...girth into me as I struggled in my two-inch heels to open the door for some fresh air. I managed to pull one of the heavy, metal-framed chairs against the bulkhead and sit her in it. Within minutes she was refreshed and recovered. Greg's...
I'm a Human Being, I Own a Right.

...something. Of course he was probably not thinking right because he hit his son with a tube, not a plastic tube, but a heavy-metal tube. This kid was left with bruises all around his body. I felt terrible and heartbroken almost, because it was...
Time to push back for a functional democracy in Alaska

...indefinitely discharge ammonia, a product of human waste, and heavy metals, dissolved from ship plumbing. Those discharges would...lines to dump high levels of waste by-products and heavy metals like zinc, copper and nickel.Outside Corporations...
A modest appraisal of a budding Juneau 'artist'

...taboos, daring to channel Satan himself!And then the word, "Deicide." Murder of a God! (Also, a really crappy heavy metal band.) The Artist laughs in the face of the nature lover as well as the tyrants of Heaven and Hell!Juneau, we are...


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