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Montana Mining Community Looks At Asbestos Proposal
Montana Mining Community Looks At Asbestos Proposal
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Residents of a Montana mining community where thousands have been sickened by asbestos exposure will weigh in this week on a proposal to leave the dangerous material behind in many houses and buildings. The Environmental Protection Agency has spent more than $540 million to date removing asbestos from the neighboring towns of Libby and Troy in northwest Montana...
Endangered Species Act Places Montana Town at Risk After Dam Replacement Delayed for Grizzly Bear, Bull Trout Study
Endangered Species Act Places Montana Town at Risk After Dam Replacement Delayed for Grizzly Bear, Bull Trout Study
The Flower Creek Dam in Libby is leaking. It was set for repairs this year, however, Libby Mayor Doug Roll says that a recent delay by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is putting his city at risk. "Well, the fact is that any kind of seismic event would probably cause collapse," said Roll...