NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 14, 1974
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(Studio) Silver Bay, Minnesota, totally dependent on Reserve Mining Company
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Silver Bay, Minnesota) Reserve dumped iron ore wastes into Lake Superior till environmentalists protested. Asbestos fibers found in drinking water taken from Superior; asbestos linked to cancer. Judge Miles Lord rules to close plant; plant reopened after court appeal reversed decision. [Minnesota environmental agency Grant MERRITT - believes Reserve Mining disregards public health by dumping wastes.]
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson; No artist given
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