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Silverton flirting with Superfund?

Durango Silverton flirting with Superfund?
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Water flowing from the Red and Bonita Mine north of Silverton contains magnesium, zinc, copper, lead and iron. It kills just about every thing in its path.

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A fireball goes up at the site of an oil train derailment in Casselton, N.D. An effort by government and industry to make the tank cars used to ship crude oil and ethanol safer is becoming mired in squabbling and finger-pointing. The Department of Transportation, concerned about the potential for catastrophic accidents involving oil and ethanol trains that are sometimes up to 100 cars long, is drafting new tank car regulations aimed at making the cars less likely to spill their contents in the event of a crash.

Rail safety effort marred by squabbling

WASHINGTON – Spurred by a series of fiery train crashes, a push by government and industry to make safer tank cars used for shipping crude oil and ethanol has bogged down...

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Wednesday: Business

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It might be a good time for business start-ups, according to a congressman and other savvy business...Read more

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