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PotashCorp miners trapped underground after fire at Rocanville potash mine

Dozens of PotashCorp miners were trapped underground overnight after a fire broke out at a potash mine in in Rocanville, Sask.

The fire started at around 3:45 p.m. 65 more words


Saskatchewan miners briefly stuck underground after small earthquake southeast of Yorkton

Some people were shaken awake and some miners stuck underground in southeast Saskatchewan when a magnitude 3.8 earthquake hit early Monday morning.

Earthquakes Canada said it happened around 4:40 a.m., and was centred about 32 kilometres east-southeast of Yorkton. 221 more words