Episode 09: The Madam
October 26, 2019
SEASON 03 // EPISODE 10
THE MINE

Crandall Canyon Mine / Sago Mine

A coal mining disaster in Utah places the mine's owner in the media spotlight.

Prelude: The Sago Mine disaster leads to renewed scrutiny on mine safety.


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Performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs )


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A coal mining disaster in Utah places the mine’s owner in the media spotlight. // Prelude: The Sago Mine disaster leads to renewed scrutiny on mine safety.