Dave Blouin http://wxpr.org en Mining Critics Call for Independent Testing, Scrutinize Legislation http://wxpr.org/post/mining-critics-call-independent-testing-scrutinize-legislation <p>The state’s Sierra Club is calling for independent testing of a proposed iron mine site.&nbsp; The group has long been against&nbsp;Gogebic&nbsp;Taconite’s plan to mine in the&nbsp;Penokee&nbsp;Range.&nbsp;</p><p>Dave&nbsp;Blouin&nbsp;is mining chair for Wisconsin’s chapter of the Sierra Club.&nbsp; &nbsp;Blouin&nbsp;says recent findings of asbestos-like fibers underscore the need for watchdog testing.</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 21:25:29 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 9713 at http://wxpr.org