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Times Colonist
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:14:27 -0700

Nanaimo's old mines pose modern-day problems for city planners. Robert Barron / Nanaimo Daily News April 15, 2014 09:41 AM. Email; Print. pine.jpg. A section of Pine Street at Victoria Road in Nanaimo was closed for months last year after an old mine ...

WDTV

WDTV
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:48:45 -0700

Mine subsidence happens when old mines collapse in on themselves or when water moving and freezing through the mines builds up so much pressure that is causes a hole. "It can happen anytime, any place that there has been past mining," said Matt ...
 
Nanaimo Daily News
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 02:43:56 -0700

But the industry, which dominated the city for almost 100 years, has left behind numerous abandoned mine tunnels and voids under the city that are causing headaches for developers and city staff. The collapse of a portion of a mine below Pine Street at ...
 
My Moinfo
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:14:53 -0700

Luke Turnbough Reporting. (Fertile) The Old Mines Area Historical Society will host their annual French Heritage Seminar on Saturday at Saint Michael's House in Fertile, Missouri. Cindy Merx with the historical society says everyone is invited to the ...

The Santiago Times

The Santiago Times
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:22:30 -0700

Micco added that the government was committed to carrying out Codelco's investment program, which will require around US$20 billion of state funds, with century-old mines at Chuquicamata and El Teniente in need of most attention. This level of ...
 
CBC.ca
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:46:03 -0700

The strike eventually led to Ontario's Occupational Health and Safety Act. The Steelworkers will hold a mock picket line later this morning at the entrance to one of the old mines in Elliot Lake to commemorate the event. BUS ASSAULT: Another Sudbury ...

SCVNEWS.com

SCVNEWS.com
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:22:30 -0700

DianneErskineHellrigel Have you ever wondered what the byproducts of mining might be? We hear of “black water” still coming from 200-year-old abandoned mines and entering our groundwater. Black water is leaching out of old mines in the Eastern Sierra ...
 
The Cambodia Daily (subscription)
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:11:15 -0700

Landmines and other ordnance killed or injured 40 people during the first two months of the year, according to the latest figures from the government's Cambodian Mine Action Authority. This year's tally is nearly twice the number of casualties from old ...
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