OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 9, 2014
THURSDAY: While the ubiquity of smart technology has led to greater awareness of human rights issues worldwide, obtaining the metals used in these devices often comes with a terrible human cost.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 16, 2011
The recent collapse at Lucky Friday Mine in Idaho left seven miners injured in an accident that occurred 6,000 feet underground. It was the third major accident at the mine since April.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 20, 2011
Baker Rock Resources hopes to open a gravel mine on Grand Island — but farmers on the Willamette river island object.
OPB | Broadcast: June 21, 2010
Do mining operations in Oregon need more regulation?