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North Idaho Silver Mine To Close For A Year Over Safety Hazards

Jessica Robinson
01/12/2012

In the midst of the biggest silver booms in years, oine of the most productive silver mines in the country is being shut down. Federal investigators say the main shaft into the Lucky Friday Mine in north Idaho is unsafe for workers. As correspondent Jessica Robinson reports, a series of tragic accidents last year prompted greater federal scrutiny at the mine.

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