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My Turn: Little to show for time, money spent on gas line

...infrastructure projects that could produce jobs for Alaskans in the near term. For example, if the state were to help the Donlin Creek mining project move gas to the Bethel area, it could spur the development of a major mine that could produce 500 jobs...
Alaska's mines keep plugging the queue include the large Donlin Creek gold project near Crooked Creek...with the filing of permits.At Donlin Creek, the mine developer, Donlin decision must be made. The Donlin Creek mine would require an approximately...
Alaska out $61 million in federal highway funds

...benefits. Examples are $10 million designated for a road from the Kuskokwim River village of Crooked Creek to the Donlin Creek mine and $6 million for preliminary work on a bridge across Knik Arm.
Holitna Energy applies to state for shallow gas leases

...within a 50-mile range of the Donlin Creek gold development project. James...southeast of the 28-million ounce Donlin Creek gold prospect being developed gas for a power plant for Donlin Creek," Nickolson said. St. George...
Lt. governor candidates seek ways to stand out

...example of how he likes to see the state helping spur development, pointing to the $4 million spent for a road to Donlin Creek mine in Western Alaska. Wasilla Mayor Sarah Palin described herself as a "hard-core fiscal conservative." She...
Alaska Digest

...mines are owned by Alaska Gold Co., a subsidiary of Canadian firm NovaGold Resources, which is also part owner of the Donlin Creek mine. Bering Strait Native Corp. is part owner of the Rock Creek Mine. Some Nome residents oppose the Rock Creek...
My Turn: State uses misleading rhetoric in road debate to build roads for "outside" companies. Most recently, DOT proposed spending $29 million on a road for the Donlin Creek Mine near Bethel for the sole benefit of two corporations based out of Vancouver, Canada. So, why can't "multibillion-dollar...
State sidesteps recession in '10, stocks up cash reserves

...growth in this sector. The large Donlin Creek gold mine on the Kuskokwim River...long-awaited permits late next year. Donlin Creek is on land owned by two the Kuskokwim region near Donlin Creek, badly needs jobs. Tim Bradner...
Alaska Digest

...mining companies to protect the public. With new large gold mining projects being planned in Alaska, such as Pebble and Donlin Creek, the organization wants DNR officials to pay attention, executive director David Chambers said this week. "The findings...
My Turn: 'Breaking New Trails': Public money for private interests

...slope to open new areas for oil and gas development, three roads go to the Red Dog, the Pebble Gold-Copper, and the Donlin Creek mines. I don't know the background of any of these deals, yet I wonder why private companies can't build their...


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