November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized
By Carson Walker
Two federal agencies must approve a proposed uranium mine in the Black Hills before a South Dakota board further considers issuing a permit, its hearing chairman said Tuesday, citing a state law.
The South Dakota Board of Miner…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
July 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Company seeking permission to mine in southwest SD.
June 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The Canadian company, Powertech, Inc., plans to mine uranium in the Black Hills using the groundwater of our region as a tool (in situ leach mining).
June 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic
There’s nothing warm and fuzzy about uranium, or about most mining. Continue Reading
April 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SD Department of Environment and Natural Resources recommends mining permit be granted. Continue Reading
February 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Powertech (USA), Inc., a Canadian company with just 10 employees owned by a stock market hedge fund, is planning a massive uranium mining operation near Edgemont.
January 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) South Dakota environmental officials have asked the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission for more authority in regulating a proposed Powertech USA Inc. uranium mine near Edgemont.
December 17, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Powertech Uranium Corp. plans to pump groundwater into the underground ore deposits near Edgemont to dissolve the uranium. Continue Reading
December 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic
One rancher fears the so-called Dewey Burdock Project by the Canadian corporation Powertech Uranium will most likely deplete the underground aquifer system that supplies her 8,000-acre ranch with clean water.
November 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE(AP) Federal and state agencies are on the cusp of deciding the fate of a long-debated uranium mine in southwestern South Dakota that would produce about 1 million pounds of uranium oxide annually for the next two decades.