Sport Perspectives

A retired longtime Illinois coal miner, who asked his name not be used for fear of alienating former colleagues, said that miners felt much freer to report safety problems — including to federal inspectors — when they were represented by a union. “If the inspector comes by in a nonunion mine, no individual has a chance to have a one-on-one with the inspector, they always have to watch what they say and a lot of things get lost in translation,” said the miner, who worked in union and non-union mines between 1970 and 2004. “You could proclaim, ‘I refuse to do this job because of my individual

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“And our intention is to go out to all of those trailheads and identify some of the issues and any practical alternatives to address any of those issues.” Some of the most popular trails are ones that include some type of water feature, such as a lake or waterfall, and it’s usually an added bonus if these hikes are family friendly, too. A few of the most popular hikes in the county include Quandary Peak and McCullough Gulch outside of Breckenridge, Rainbow Lake in Frisco, and Cataract Lake and Boulder Lake in Silverthorne. Mitigation efforts have already been launched to help with some of

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