July 10, 2016
Contamination from historical mining, left, and the Humboldt smelter stack, right, remains cordoned off in Dewey-Humboldt as the Environmental Protection Agency studies its reach and potential risk over the past 10 years in this 2015 photo. EPA anticipates a revised report by Fall 2016 with plans on how to remediate this property and the Iron King Mine Superfund site.
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According to the town council, Dewey-Humboldt residents are getting impatient with the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s lack of progress to clean up