Tag: Bald Mountain
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine lawmakers are beginning to examine proposed new mining regulations that are likely to spark a hot debate in the Democrat-led legislature. Supporters of the rules told the Environment and Natural Resources Committee on Monday that Maine’s current regulations are so onerous that they’ve essentially discouraged all mining and that the […]
It’s been a back and forth issue in our area for a while — the idea of mining at Bald Mountain. Experts say it’s a great way to create jobs and foster economic growth. But locals are worried about what it’ll do to the environment. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli attended an informational meeting on […]
Two business development organizations hosted a breakfast meeting to update the business community on its accomplishments, upcoming events and to provide an update on preparations for mining at Bald Mountain. NewsSource 8′s Dick Palm has the story.