Hurley http://wxpr.org en GTac Mine, Bulk Sampling Proposal Up For Public Comment http://wxpr.org/post/gtac-mine-bulk-sampling-proposal-public-comment <p>Members of the public have a chance to weigh in on an open pit mine proposal in Iron County next week.&nbsp;</p><p>The DNR is holding an info session and public hearing on August 15<sup>th</sup> in Hurley.&nbsp; Staff will provide details about Gogebic Taconite’s plan for bulk sampling, where the company would remove 4-thousand tons of rock for analysis.&nbsp; DNR mining spokesperson Ann Coakley says the hearing will also cover GTac’s overall mining plan…which has been submitted to the DNR in a preapplication.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 22:13:01 +0000 Natalie Jablonski & Ken Krall 6090 at http://wxpr.org GTac Mine, Bulk Sampling Proposal Up For Public Comment