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December 11, 2013 in City
Bill Morlin photo

A BLM mine closure team leader from Salmon, Idaho, holds a monitor showing a live picture taken by a video camera that was lowered Saturday into the Evolution Mine in North Idaho. The shiny image on the monitor screen is believed to be ice at a point in the shaft where the camera’s descent was halted.

Bill Morlin photo

Mine closure experts use a video camera lowered from metal framework at the shaft opening to explore the former Evolution Mine near Osburn, Idaho, on Saturday.