Super-Fund http://knau.org en Dewey-Humbolt Residents Worry about What the Old Mine Has Left Behind http://knau.org/post/dewey-humbolt-residents-worry-about-what-old-mine-has-left-behind <p>The town of Dewey-Humboldt, just east of Prescott owes its existence to mining.&nbsp;</p><p>The mining and smelting operations there produced over one-hundred-million-dollars since the 1870s.&nbsp;</p><p>But the industry that was the town&rsquo;s lifeblood may now be responsible for making the residents sick.&nbsp;</p><p>Residents of Dewey-Humboldt gathered at the local elementary school last week.</p><p>They came to hear the latest on the Environmental Protection Agency&rsquo;s plans for the area.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Zac Ziegler 12925 at http://knau.org Dewey-Humbolt Residents Worry about What the Old Mine Has Left Behind