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    Ajax Mine video featuring TRU dean unearths conflict

    Ajax Mine video featuring TRU dean unearths conflict

    The latest chapter in the controversial Ajax mine proposal planned for the edges of Kamloops, BC was released as a sleek corporate video titled "The Conversation" by mining company, KGHM International.


    Taseko appeals Prosperity Mine rejection...again

    Taseko appeals Prosperity Mine rejection…again

    The company behind a proposed B.C. gold and copper mine that was rejected twice by the federal government is asking the Federal Court to quash the environment minister's decision.



    Taseko Mines "like a cancer that just won't go away"

    Taseko Mines “like a cancer that just won’t go away”

    Ottawa's second rejection of an open pit gold and copper mine near Williams Lake, B.C. is drawing celebration, lament and promises from both sides to keep on fighting.


    No prosperity for Taseko-Harper govt rejects BC mine

    No prosperity for Taseko: Harper govt rejects BC mine

    After three years, several court cases, two project designs and as many federal reviews, the Harper government has rejected Taseko Mines' controversial Properity Mine proposal for BC.



    Giant Mine clean-up involves freezing underground arsenic

    Giant Mine clean-up involves freezing underground arsenic

    Plans to clean up what may be Canada's worst toxic site are moving ahead with changes suggested by those who live beside Yellowknife's Giant Mine.


    Thomas Berger leads watershed lawsuit against Yukon development plan

    Thomas Berger leads watershed lawsuit v. Yukon development plan

    Renowned Canadian lawyer Thomas Berger is leading a landmark lawsuit over the Yukon government's plan to open up the Peel Watershed to mining, oil and gas.



    US woman sues Canadian mining titan Teck over toxins, disease

    US woman sues Canadian mining titan Teck over toxins, disease

    A Washington state woman has filed a class-action lawsuit against Teck Resources, claiming toxic pollutants from the company's smelter in southeastern BC caused her breast cancer and other ailments.


    Taseko wants judicial review into Prosperity Mine's harsh assessment

    Taseko wants judicial review into Prosperity Mine’s harsh assessment

    Taseko Mines has formally requested a judicial review of a critical environmental assessment for the proposed New Prosperity mine in the B.C. Interior.



    Teck smelter's downstream US neighbours may sue over pollution, illness

    Teck smelter’s downstream US neighbours may sue over pollution, illness

    US residents 30km downstream from Teck Resources' Trail, BC lead and zinc smelter are considering legal action over the plant's effluent, which they say has been making their community sick for years.


    Athabasca River contaminated by Canada's largest coal slurry spill

    Athabasca River contaminated by Canada’s largest coal slurry spill

    Canada had what may be the largest coal slurry spill in its history when a dam failed at the Obed Mountain coal mine and 1 billion litres of waste water contaminated at least 25 km of the Athabasca river.