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In this Nov. 20 photo, Susan Henderson walks on her family's ranch and in Edgemont. Federal and state agencies are close to determining the fate of a proposed uranium mine in southwestern South Dakota. (AP photo)

Black Hills ranchers clash over proposed uranium mine

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EDGEMONT (AP) -- Susan Henderson and Mark Hollenbeck share a powerful love for this rugged ranch country just off the southern edge of the Black Hills.


But the two ranchers differ sharply on how the land, and their livelihoods, might be affected by a proposed uranium mine about 13 miles northwest of town.

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