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November 2016 by Kenneth AndersonThe coming election...
• Should I focus efforts on this particular rock type?
Have you ever wondered what it is going to take to stop the insanity of politicians and environmental groups from taking away our rights?
Lieutenant Henry O. Flipper might well have been correct about the “Santa Fe de Rodríquez” being the name of what is now called Guaynopa. However, an Indian named Agustín de la Cruz, who was associated with Cristóbal Rodríquez, is credited with discovering the mine in 1741. It is probable that the Spanish settlement had indeed been found because of its rather extensive ruins.
Stillwater Mining Company previously warned of possible layoffs after General Motors Co. canceled a major contract, but higher platinum and palladium prices have made up for the lost business.
• EPA rule blocked
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