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Mining exec: ‘bad actor’ label is bid to delay Montana mines

BILLINGS, Mont/March 30, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The head of an Idaho mining company said Friday that Montana officials appeared to be seeking to delay two mines proposed for a remote wilderness area by designating him a “bad actor” because of past pollution at other sites. Hecla Mining President Phillips S. Baker, Jr. is former vice … Continue reading Mining exec: ‘bad actor’ label is bid to delay Montana mines