"Governor, Premier Sign Mining, Drilling Ban"
"HELENA, Mont. -- Leaders from Montana and British Columbia signed an agreement Thursday banning mining and drilling in a valley along the U.S.-Canadian border north of Glacier National Park.
Gov. Brian Schweitzer and Premier Gordon Campbell finalized the deal at a signing ceremony in Vancouver, British Columbia. Schweitzer called it the result of 'quiet diplomacy.' ...
The agreement, which was years in the making, was announced last week."Source: AP, 02/19/2010