Stories tagged: pete marek
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 2, 2011, 8:12 p.m.
Federal mine safety regulators have handed out four citations to Coeur d’Alene-based Hecla Mining Co. after a miner died in the company’s Lucky Friday Mine in April. Hecla acknowledged fines …
Mon., April 18, 2011, 3:17 p.m.
Rescuers advanced another 2 feet through rubble in a tunnel at the Lucky Friday Mine in Mullan, Idaho, according to the mine owner’s latest update.
Mon., April 18, 2011
By Sunday night, rescue teams had labored for more than two days to free a miner trapped by a cave-in at the Lucky Friday Mine. But they still hadn’t reached …
Sun., April 17, 2011, 1:36 p.m.
Remote-controlled machine arrives at Lucky Friday mine to continue search for missing miner
Sun., April 17, 2011, 11:37 a.m.
Larry “Pete” Marek, 53, was trapped by debris when part of the mine’s ceiling collapsed in his work area at 5:30 p.m. Friday. Company officials have not been able to …
Sun., April 17, 2011
MULLAN, Idaho – Hecla Mining crews were still digging Saturday evening for a miner trapped more than a mile underground at the Lucky Friday Mine. Company officials Saturday continued to …
Sat., April 16, 2011, 10:36 p.m.
MULLAN, ID - Hecla Mining crews are still digging for a miner trapped this evening more than a mile underground at the Lucky Friday Mine. Company officials continued to call …