Montana PBS Reports: IMPACT

111: Sidney Sugars/ Open Cut Mining

Episode 11 | 26m 9s  | Video has closed captioning.

Sidney Sugars parent company recently announced their sugar beet processing plant will close. For nearly a century, it has been a cornerstone of the local economy and community, supporting generations of family farms and plant workers. Plus, in keeping with its mining history, Montana passed laws during the 2021 Legislative Session to change regulations and reviews for open cut mining operations.

Aired: 04/27/23

Rating: NR

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