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Canadian Premium Sand Using Regulatory Loopholes to bypass Environmental Protection Process

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In March, 2019 Rob Altemeyer MLA for Wolseley grills Minister of Sustainable Development, Hon. Rochelle Squires on whether or not a Work Permit has been issued under the Crown Lands Act for clearing activities occuring in the project area for the proposed Wanipigow Silica Sand Extraction mine. The Minister then insinuates that the MLA is […]

MP Niki Ashton raises Wanipigow Silica Sand Mine in House of Commons

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On May 10, 2019 MP for Churchill-Keewatinook Aski, Niki Ashton raised the issue of the proposed Wanipigow Silica Sand project before the House of Commons in Ottawa. Stating that local residents of Hollow Water First Nation and Seymourville are concerned that the activities resulting from the Wanipigow Silica Sand mine will expose them to harmful […]