NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 20, 1972
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(Studio) Envtl. protection Agency head, William Ruckleshaus, requests Justice Department suit against mining company for polluting Lake Superior. Pure water vs. 3000 jobs at stake.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Silver Bay, Minn.) Reserve Mining Company of Armco and Republic Steel, dumps tailings into Lake Superior. [Mining official, Don WRIGHT - says anti-pollution plan must be economically possible, envtly sound, and liveable solution.]
REPORTER: Dick Kay
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