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B.C. First Nation renews battle to prevent open pit mining (The Globe and Mail)

KIM NURSALL
VANCOUVER — The Canadian Press

Dozens of First Nations protesters are blockading a proposed open-pit coal mine in a remote area of northwest B.C.

The Tahltan Central Council said approximately 30 band members are demonstrating at the campsite of Fortune Minerals’ Arctos Anthracite Project, located 330 kilometres northeast Prince Rupert.

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