15 Years Later: Former Gov. Schweiker Reflects On Quecreek Mine RescueIn 2002, what started out as a disaster became a miracle when nine coal miners were rescued in Somerset after being trapped for 77 hours underground at the Quecreek Mine
Emotional Quecreek Anniversary Marked By Celebration, Visitors’ Center OpeningIt's hard to believe but 10 years ago we were glued to our televisions as crews worked tirelessly to pull nine men from a flooded mine in Somerset County. Ten years later, they gathered to celebrate that incredible rescue with some of the survivors and their rescuers reunited for the emotional anniversary.
Museum Documents Quecreek Mine RescueAt this peaceful farm of pastures and horses, it's hard to imagine that more than 200-feet below is the Quecreek Mine that made news 10 years ago.