Coeur d'Alene abandons compromise on Kenisington Mine

Coeur d’Alene Mines is abandoning a compromise plan designed to allow the Kensington gold mine to open north of Juneau. In a move that surprised regulators and environmentalists, the Idaho-based company announced today it will no longer seek to dump tailings in paste form near Lynn Canal.

John Ryan, KTOO – Juneau

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