Wisconsin tribal communities vow to stop iron ore mine after Senate passes bill
- Year: 2013
- Length: 4:01 minutes (3.68 MB)
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Wisconsin is one step closer to developing one of the world’s largest iron ore mines. The State Senate passed a bill last night which weakens key environmental protections and clears the way for an open pit mine near the shores of Lake Superior. As Molly Stentz from WORT FM in Madison reports, Native American tribes that live near the proposed mine are vowing to stop it.