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Joint government panel rules against Kemess North mine expansion


Last updated 9/30/2007 at Noon

A joint panel created by the governments of British Columbia and Canada has ruled against the Kemess North copper-gold mine project as currently proposed by Northgate Minerals Corp., saying the project would not be in the public's interest, B.C. officials announced Sept. 17.

"In the panel's view, the economic and social benefits provided by the project, on balance, are outweighed by the risks...

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