March 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
RAPID CITY, S.D. A South Dakota-based company says it has secured silica sand mining claims in three Black Hills counties. Continue Reading
February 26, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
ST. PAUL New silica sand mines would be prohibited from opening for a year under a bill a state Senate committee approved Tuesday. Continue Reading
February 17, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
Opponents cite environmental concerns and
stress on roadsST. PAUL Many Minnesotans are not sure whether more silica sand mining could mean dangerous dust and contaminated water, a booming economy, or something in between.