Timmins Daily Press – Urban mine pit draws interest from BC.

By Alan S. Hale TIMMINS – The mayor of Kamloops, along with a delegation of councillors from that B.C. community, were in Timmins this past weekend to meet with their counterparts at the local city hall and to take a tour of the Hollinger open pit mine on Saturday. The City...
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Kamloops This Week – First Nations panel review of proposed Ajax mine begins.

 By Cam Fortems A week-long panel review under the banner of Stk’emlúpsemc te Secwepemc Nation (SSN), a joint council of the Tk’emlups Skeetchestn Indian bands, is being held outdoors at the Tk’emlups Indian Band’s arbour. National and provincial First Nations leaders will be...
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National Observer – The shocking story of Ajax Mine.

 By Elizabeth McSheffrey Sandy Abraham and Dianne Kerr are reluctant soldiers. At 74 and 73 years old respectively, they planned to spend their golden years skiing, hiking, and biking in the small southern B.C. city of Kamloops, but instead, found themselves marching off to war...
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Hill Times editorial – Liberals pushed mining accountability internationally in opposition, should lead on it now

The New York Times recently published a story on Canadian mining firms’ abroad and focused on the Guatemalan village of Lote Oche, where Margarita Caal Caal along with 10 other women have launched a negligence suit in Canada against Hudbay Minerals Inc. after she and 10 other...
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