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SD group urges uranium mine cleanup on Earth Day

April 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Nora Hertel

PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota group says old uranium mines across the state and U.S. are contaminating water and the air with radioactive chemicals. The group, Defenders of the Black Hills, is helping to lead an effort to educate…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Harding Co. site part of record $5B pollution clean-up agreement

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Nick Brown

(Reuters) – Energy company Anadarko Petroleum Corp agreed on Thursday to pay more than $5 billion to clean up areas across the United States polluted by nuclear fuel, wood creosote and rocket fuel waste that caused cancer and other h…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Bowman County hosts informational meeting about uranium mining

December 15, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

Due to an increasing interest in uranium, southwest counties in North Dakota may once again face the possibility of uranium exploration and mining after an almost 30-year lull. Continue Reading