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Rosemont Mine proposed site in the Santa Rita Mountains

Rosemont Owner Fighting Hostile Takeover Again

Augusta Resource Corporation is resisting the efforts of an investor company to buy a controlling interest in their stock.

Two women place art on dirtied brick wall.

Photomurals Downtown Spark Discussions on Rosemont Mine

Series of large-scale photomurals installed outside Steinfeld Warehouse aimed at engendering talks about people, animals, industry in Santa Rita Mountains.

Rosemont Mine proposed site in the Santa Rita Mountains

Rosemont Mine Formal Objection Period Nearing Its Close

Public can weigh in on proposed mine until Feb. 14, ending a 45-day period for response to Coronado National Forest's environmental impact statement.

Site of the proposed Rosemont copper mine, looking west from Highway 83.

Canadian Corp Plans to Purchase Rosemont's Parent Company

Toronto-based Hudbay Minerals' CEO says proposed mine southeast of Tucson is a solid project for them to take over.

We are joined by Eric Lutz, Ph.D., CMSP and Mary Poulton, Ph.D.to discuss mining safety and the dangers that many of us, who work above ground, may find hard to imagine.

AZ Groups Working to Improve Mining Safety

Despite safeguards, technological improvements, people still die or are injured every year in accidents.

Site of the proposed Rosemont copper mine, looking west from Highway 83.

Formal Objections Begin for Rosemont Copper Project

Groups who participated in public comment can now file complaints on plan for the next 45 days.

Bisbee’s Warren Ballpark is the oldest baseball stadium in Arizona, and one of the oldest in the country.

Bisbee's Warren Ballpark is Major Component of Town's History

Built in the early 1900s, stadium has housed minor league games, as well as relics of baseball’s bygone past, such as outlaw leagues, barnstorming games.

US House Nearing Deal on AZ Land Swap

Rep. Kirkpatrick co-authored the bill; Resolution Copper would end up with 2,500 acres near Superior, Ariz.

New Federal Law Pushes Back Next Step for Rosemont

It will be efficient Sept 27, meaning mine's impact study won't be available until November.

Site of the proposed Rosemont copper mine, looking west from Highway 83.

Rosemont Plans to Purchase Land in Pima, Santa Cruz Counties

Copper mining company buying 5 parcels in the area; 4,500 acres including 1,700 of water rights.

Underground Mine Tours in Bisbee May Be Ended

Freeport-McMoRan cites safety worries after radon gas detected at Queen Mine, popular visitor attraction.

Rosemont Groundwater Permit Upheld on Second Appeal

State OKs company to start building retention ponds near proposed copper mine site.

Rosemont Copper Draft Statement Issued by Forest Service

Clock starts on 30-day window to finalize federal decision on permitting for open-pit mine.

Two New Laws Target Metal Dealers

Scrap sales face increased regulation after copper thefts

18 Indicted in Copper Theft Ring

Thieves took up to $10M from Asarco's Hayden operation

Lifting Chemical Ban Makes Way for Mine

Town of Florence agrees to change, but other challenges remain

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