Lake County township says no thanks to copper mining
A northern Lake County township board voted this week for a resolution seeking a halt to mining exploration efforts in the area.
The three-member Stony River Township board of supervisors voted unanimously for the resolution, which calls for the state of Minnesota to enact a metallic sulfide mining moratorium law, and, until such a moratorium is enacted, to deny all requests for permits to prospect or develop metallic sulfide mines in the township.
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