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EPA won't pay mine spill claims

The US Environmental Protection Agency won’t pay the $1.2 billion in claims filed by local governments, farmers, ranchers, tribes, and river-running raft companies.

Wyoming raises environmental concerns about Cameco

CBC reports that the State of Wyoming is raising environmental concerns about a uranium mine run by Saskatoon-based Cameco Corp. The Smith Ranch-Highland facility, near Douglas, Wyo., is the largest active uranium mine in the United […]