Reversing an earlier decision, recovery efforts will continue at the Utah mine where six miners were trapped three weeks ago. A seventh hole will be drilled into the mine, and a camera will be dropped into a previously bored hole to search for signs of life. Family members requested that the new hole be drilled to the kitchen area, where the men were supposed to congregate in an emergency.
"They could be right there waiting for us to get to them," said one relative of the kitchen area. "It could be the miracle we're waiting for." A son of one of the miner's called the decision to press on a "little flicker of hope."