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By The Associated Press
The Associated Press contributed to this report. 

Kensington Mine cited for creek erosion


Last updated 11/27/2005 at Noon

Alaska environmental regulators have cited the Kensington Mine for alleged water-quality violations caused by erosion and runoff at its construction site.

Mine developer Coeur Alaska has until Nov. 25 to come into compliance with the law, according to the citation issued Nov. 10.

Failing to comply could lead to civil penalties, or if the mine is found to be criminally negligent, as much as $2...

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