Here, people can’t afford to lose jobs. In the instance that someone does because of racist rhetoric, our failure to hold them accountable is compounded.
Anaconda Mining and the town of Baie Verte are celebrating the official opening of a gold mine which was first discovered in 1988. Anaconda Manager Allan Cramm says the operation at Pine Cove employs 75 people directly and generates close to a million dollars per month in goods and services. Cramm says current known resources should sustain the operation until 2017 – and with recent exploration success, the future is bright for both the mine and the entire Baie Verte Peninsula. Source: VOCM