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My Turn: file unfair trade complaint against BC mines

...C. Hydro.Large mines use enormous amounts...The proposed KSM Mine in the Unuk River...disappointed to read B.C. Mines Minister Bill Bennett's...the proposed Ajax mine in Kamloops, B...the dangers posed by mine development in the...currently being enjoyed by mines in B.C., which...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-09-06/my-turn-file-unfair-trade-complaint-a
Opinion
B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup

...Minister of Energy and Mines William "Bill" Bennett...visiting the Tulsequah Chief Mine on Monday that the pollution...many of the transboundary mines the province is working...said of other proposed mines, like Kerr Sulphurets...report on Mount Polley Mine's August 2014 tailings...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-26/bc-mines-minister-talks-transboundary-m
State | Local
BC mines minister comes to Juneau

...address the transboundary mine situation. Environmentalists...improper development of mines in the boundary region could...several billion gallons of mine waste into BC rivers last...attention has focused on five mines in particular: The Tulsequah...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-24/bc-mines-minister-comes-juneau
State
Rights group: Filipino child miners risk lives in gold mines

...working in illegal, small-scale gold mines under terrifying conditions and the government...terrifying conditions in small-scale gold mines," said Juliane Kippenberg, associate...and skin infections.Such small-scale mines can be found more than 30 of the 81 provinces...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-10-01/rights-group-filipino-child-
Nation and World
My Turn: BC Mines and the Taku watershed

...Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett first laid eyes...the abandoned Tulsequah Chief Mine into the salmon rich Taku watershed...nearly six decades since the mine stopped operating - several...studies concluded Tulsequah Chief mine is the major contributor of...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-10-06/my-turn-bc-mines-and-taku-watershed
Opinion
Alaskans should take note of B.C. mines

...Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett encourages Alaskans...for restoration work at two mines mentioned by Minister Bennett...million to remediate the Britannia Mine site. Whether that figure is...sufficient restoration bond from the mine developer? Mr. Bennett states...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-04-19/alaskans-should-take-note-bc-mines
Letters
Mines protest briefly interrupts luncheon

...Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett spoke, protestors...the luncheon offshoot, said mines have ruined fisheries in other areas she has lived."Mines have not had a very good history...similarities in BC and Alaska's mine permitting processes.Sanford...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-27/mines-protest-briefly-interrupts-lunche
Local
Biking, hiking Kennecott's abandoned mines

...more. Friends of mine have visited the two mines, and I knew skinny...of visiting both mines in one day were quickly abandoned.The mine trips are spectacular...hidden.Of the two mines, Jumbo hosts more...food cans to the mine. An established...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-31/biking-hiking-kennecotts-abandoned-mine
State
Empire Editorial: Keep pressure on transboundary mines

...minister of energy and mines, traveled to Anchorage...British Columbia takes mine safety seriously...series of mammoth mines just over the border...Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell Mine, for example, is...disapproval of KSM and other mines. Bennett's appearance...KSM. Like Pebble Mine, we said it is the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-14/empire-editorial-keep-pressure-transb
Opinion
Alaska's mines keep plugging

...experience at the Red Dog Mine north of Kotzebue, Greens Creek mine near Juneau, and the Fort Knox and Pogo gold mines in the Interior show...made. The Donlin Creek mine would require an approximately...of the largest gold mines in the world, if it...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-01/alaskas-mines-keep-plugging
State

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