Trapped miners die in Johannesburg as result of underground fire Albert Buitenhuis will live to fight another 23-months in Christchurch, New Zealand after receiving ... AN underground fire at the Harmony Gold Doornkop gold mine west of Johannesburg claimed the lives of nine miners last week, while eight others were ... 02/5/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Numerous miners trapped underground worldwide in recent years Twenty-eight gold miners in New Zealand were rescued after a fire broke out. It took seven hours. Rescue in New Zealand mine fireWorkers trapped underground in a New Zealand gold mine have been rescued, seven hours after a truck engine caught fire. 09/25/2012 - 10:56 am | View Link
Trapped New Zealand miners rescued Twenty-eight miners have been rescued from New Zealand's Trio gold mine in the North Island town of Waihi after a fire trapped them underground for more than five hours. The miners were forced to take shelter in three underground refuge chambers after a ... 07/17/2012 - 5:42 am | View Link
Rescued: 28 trapped miners from New Zealand gold mine The alarm was raised at 5am local time, when the miners were close to finishing a 10-hour overnight shift. "Many of us have very vivid images of Pike River," said Newmont spokesman Kit Wilson. "Gold mines ... calls for New Zealand to ensure it followed ... 07/17/2012 - 1:47 am | View Link
All 28 miners rescued from New Zealand gold mine after fire; some were trapped for 7 hours WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Twenty-eight miners were rescued from a New Zealand gold mine Tuesday after a fire trapped the men underground for up to seven hours. A truck engine caught fire early Tuesday at the Trio mine in the North Island town of Waihi. 07/16/2012 - 11:13 pm | View Link
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The Odd Masonic Imagery Surrounding the 33 Chilean Miners ... The rescue of the 33 unfortunate Chilean miners has definitely turn into an international media event. All aspects of the rescue have been carefully staged to make ... 11/23/2014 - 5:01 pm | View Website
Mining in New Zealand Mining in New Zealand began when the indigenous Māori quarried rock such as argillite in times prior to European colonisation. Mining by Europeans began in the ... 11/23/2014 - 8:04 am | View Website
2010 Copiapó mining accident The collapse occurred at 14:00 CLT on 5 August 2010, according to CMSE, the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, the Chilean Undersecretary of Mining and the ... 11/23/2014 - 7:14 am | View Website
Lawrence wielded its confidence-driven attitude while posting the winningest season in program history — and making some postseason history on the first Associated Press All-State Team for eight-man football.
Caswell was named the first Coach of the Year, quarterback Derek Gribler was selected as the first Player of the Year and defensive back Matt Cammire also landed All-State honors.
The 6-foot, 180-pound Cammire tallied three interceptions with 25 tackles at defensive back while making 30 catches for 709 yards and 17 TDs at wide receiver.
Brad Causley was a driving force for Cedarville, making 45 tackles and three interceptions at defensive back and scoring nine touchdowns on 28 receptions at end.
The 6-1, 190 senior completed 142 of 257 passes for 29 touchdowns and 2,320 yards, ranking second in the nation, according to MaxPreps.com.
The 5-8, 165 senior had a nose for the ball with nine interceptions at defensive back, returning three for touchdowns, while collecting 87 tackles.
A New York couple was killed in a chain-reaction crash on Interstate 80 in central Pennsylvania.
Police say Joann and Frank Brodzik's Volvo was caught Saturday between a fast-moving tractor trailer and a slow or stopped truck near the Centre-Clinton county line.
The 2014 Associated Press Eight Man All-State football team, which is selected by a statewide panel of Michigan sports writers:
Derek Gribler, Lawrence, QB, 5-9, 170, Sr. — Player of the Year
Cody Abrego, Peck, RB/DB, 5-11, 180, Sr.
Kyle Abrego, Peck, TE/DE, 6-5, 220, Sr.
Matt Cammire, Lawrence, WR/DB, 6-0, 180, Sr.
Brad Causley, Cedarville, TE/DB, 6-3, 185, Sr.
Travis Elowsky, Webberville, QB, 6-1, 190, Sr.
Steve Johnson, Rapid River, OL/LB, 5-9, 190, Sr.
Ryan Stone, Deckerville, RB/DB, 5-8, 165, Sr.
COACH OF THE YEAR
Cody Caswell, Lawrence
Police are investigating after two dead puppies were found in a trash bag behind a Revere gas station.
Lt. Amy O'Hara says there were no obvious signs of trauma on the pit bull-mix puppies and it remains unclear whether a crime was committed.
State police have issued an Amber Alert for a 3-month-old boy from New York's Columbia County.
Steven Ristick of Greenport, N. Y., was last seen at 10:47 p.m. Sunday wearing a long-sleeved white t-shirt underneath a green shirt with the words "Daddy's Little Sidekick."