Yukon's Minto mine looks to bring back laid off workers

Photo of the Minto mine courtesy of Capstone Mining Corp.

Photo of the Minto mine courtesy of Capstone Mining Corp.

A recent bump in the price of copper has Yukon's only operating mine looking to bring back some laid-off workers. The Minto copper mine closed all of its open-pit mining operations on Oct. 1, meaning that 58 employees contracted through Pelly Construction Ltd. were laid off.

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