mining http://krcc.org en Miners Eligible for Free Black Lung, RESEP Health Screenings http://krcc.org/post/miners-eligible-free-black-lung-resep-health-screenings <p>Active and retired miners are eligible for free health screenings in Pueblo this week through the <a href="http://www.nationaljewish.org/programs/prevention/miners-clinic/" target="_blank">Miners Clinic of Colorado</a>. <span style="line-height: 1.5;">KRCC’s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Eliza </span>Densmore<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span><br />&nbsp;</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 23:30:12 +0000 Eliza Densmore 13910 at http://krcc.org Miners Eligible for Free Black Lung, RESEP Health Screenings Details Emerge in Ouray Mining Accident http://krcc.org/post/details-emerge-ouray-mining-accident <p></p><p>Sunday’s mining accident near Ouray&nbsp;was one of the worst in recent Colorado history. Two miners died and nearly two dozen were injured. &nbsp;More details about what happened are starting to come out. Reporter Samantha Wright with the Telluride Watch newspapers has been covering the accident. Aspen Public Radio’s Elise Thatcher spoke with her about the emerging details. &nbsp;Listen here:<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 14:05:55 +0000 Elise Thatcher 11734 at http://krcc.org Details Emerge in Ouray Mining Accident Details Emerge About Colorado Mine Accident And Safety Record http://krcc.org/post/details-emerge-about-colorado-mine-accident-and-safety-record One of the men killed at the <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/11/18/245901905/2-killed-in-colo-mining-accident-carbon-monoxide-blamed">Revenue-Virginius mine in Ouray, Colo.</a>, on Sunday was trying to find the other miner who died.<p>New details of the incident from the Mine Safety and Health Administration were released Monday. Mon, 18 Nov 2013 23:11:00 +0000 Howard Berkes 11578 at http://krcc.org