Force the federal government to do its job

The following is an excerpt from an editorial that appeared The Montana Standard on October 11, 2015: In the political Kabuki that ensues when negotiations about something as important as the management of the Butte Superfund site are kept from the public, there is much to find fault with — not the least being the process itself. … Read more

Butte hopes to remove Parrot tailings mine waste next summer

The following is an excerpt from a story by reporter John Emeigh that appeared on MTN News on October 7, 2015: Getting the precious copper from Butte’s ground created much waste over the century. “For every one pound of copper, you produce 99 pounds of tailings or waste material,” said Butte Silver Bow Chief Executive Matt Vincent. … Read more