ANCHORAGE (AP) The state has received a federal grant of nearly $43,000 for mine, health, and safety training and education.
The grant comes from the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration. The agency is awarding a total of nearly $8 million in health and safety grants nationwide.
Alaska has about 268 active mines and nearly 7,000 miners.
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