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Anaconda mine site

ARCO feuds with rural residents over bottled water program

BY: - July 1, 2019

YERINGTON – Members of the Yerington Paiute Tribe whose well water has been contaminated with high levels of uranium may soon lose their source of free bottled drinking water. The tribe is about 2 miles north of the abandoned Anaconda Copper Mine, byproducts of the copper-mining process from the mine are responsible for contaminating the […]