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Operator of proposed SD uranium mine to merge with Hong Kong firm

February 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

SPEARFISH (AP) — The company that would operate a proposed uranium mine in southwest South Dakota has agreed to merge with a Hong Kong-based firm.

The Black Hills Pioneer reports that Powertech Uranium Corp. plans to merge with Azarga Resource…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Dakota Rural Action renews its relevance

December 1, 2013 in Uncategorized

[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_preview","fid":"388761","attributes":{"alt":"Bob Mercer, Capitol Correspondent","class":"media-image","height":"180","title":"","typeof":"foaf:Image","width":"180"}}]]  PIERRE — In the past week, Dakota Rur…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Uranium mine hearing delayed for agencies’ OK

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

2nd hearing begins on proposed SD uranium mine

October 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — The second of two state permit hearings on a proposed uranium mine in western South Dakota is this week in Rapid City.

The state Water Management Board is deciding whether to approve permits for Powertech Uranium Corp.’s propos…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

State water board postpones uranium hearings due to storm

October 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — The western South Dakota snowstorm has prompted a state panel to postpone a hearing over a proposed uranium mine in the Black Hills.

The state Water Management Board planned to meet this week in Rapid City to discuss Powertech …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

State water board postpones uranium hearings due to storm

October 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — The western South Dakota snowstorm has prompted a state panel to postpone a hearing over a proposed uranium mine in the Black Hills.

The state Water Management Board planned to meet this week in Rapid City to discuss Powertech …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Uranium mine hearings to continue in November

September 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A decision on a proposed uranium mine in southwestern South Dakota won’t be made for at least a couple more months.

Powertech Uranium Corp. wants to build a mine near Edgemont, which would a method known as in-situ recovery…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD uranium mine opponents unhappy with rulings

September 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — Groups concerned about the impact of proposed uranium mining in the Black Hills of western South Dakota are unhappy with rulings issued in advance of state public hearings next week.The state Board of Minerals and Environment and t…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

LETTER: Uranium mining in South Dakota not wise

July 27, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Throughout the west, uranium mining is wreaking havoc on water resources, leaving citizens faced with major water crises and economic downturn.
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Uranium hearings scheduled

July 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Company seeking permission to mine in southwest SD.
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